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Creating Prefixy - A case study on creating and building an open source project
How do you build a hosted prefix search service that can power suggestions for a dynamic, google-style autocomplete? This talk will walk you through how Jay Shenk ( worked with two other developers to build an open source project called Prefixy ( do just that. Topics covered include: • A deep dive into data structure and algorithm analysis to support efficient prefix search • Building a ranking algorithm to support crowd-sourced suggestions • Creating a service that supports multi-tenancy, and allows developers to add plug-and-play autocomplete to their sites • Implementation using Node, Express, Redis, and MongoDB


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