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Platform Choices on Windows Azure (It’s not just ASP.NET and SQL Server)

Posted by Mark Rendle  on  Jul 31, 2012

Mark Rendle introduces the basic services offered by Windows Azure along with examples of various platform choices that can be used: RavenDB, ASP.NET MVC, Node.js + Express, MongoDB, Sinatra, etc.

Skynet: A Scalable, Distributed Service Mesh in Go

Posted by Brian Ketelsen  on  May 22, 2012

Brian Ketelsen introduces Skynet, a platform for polyglot, distributed and composable services that communicate with each other over RPC/JSON.

Free Pizza! A Glimpse Inside eCommerce at Domino’s Pizza

Posted by Bill Heitzeg  on  Apr 23, 2012

Bill Heitzeg shares the lessons learned and the process of recreating a new e-commerce platform and website for Domino’s Pizza.

Titanic, COBOL and the 100 Year Platform

Posted by Ola Bini  on  Mar 22, 2012 1

Ola Bini discusses what features a long lasting platform should have, and takes a look at Java to see if it can be that platform.

Beam.js: Erlang Meets JavaScript

Posted by Yurii Rashkovskii  on  Aug 12, 2011

Yurii Rashkovskii presents Beam.js, a JavaScript platform built on erlv8 and providing bi-directional integration with Erlang. building a platform of social networks

Posted by Jay Parikh  on  Aug 28, 2009

Jay Parikh will discuss various aspects of the software and systems that make up the Ning platform. Ning powers over 500,000 social networks and is one of the fastest growing Internet sites.

The Browser as a Platform

Posted by Ben Galbraith and Dion Almaer  on  Aug 14, 2009 1

Ben Galbraith and Dion Almaer present the current status of the browser as a platform and what it takes to be successful: a fast JavaScript engine, using Canvas, thread support, great UI, and others.

Harnessing the Cloud

Posted by Mike West  on  Jul 28, 2009

Mr. West provides a detailed view of cloud computing and how it can be harnessed for benefit. Issues covered include: agile economies, mobile knowledge workers, the cloud, and global organizations

Google App Engine and the Google Data APIs

Posted by Mano Marks  on  Jun 21, 2009

This presentation introduces the Google App Engine and an overview of its features while building a simple application. Integration with the Google Data APIs is demonstrated.

What Happens When David Hasselhoff Meets the Cloud

Posted by Stefan Fountain  on  Jun 14, 2009

Stefan presents a roadmap for moving to a cloud computing environment - specifically the AWS cloud platform - based on his experience at Soocial.

Gluing together the web via the Facebook Platform

Posted by Josh Elman  on  Jun 05, 2009 1

At Gluecon 2009, Josh Elman discussed the Facebook platform and how it supports the creation of social networks, including the "social stack:" identity, social graph, and sharing.

Transforming Software Architecture with Web as Platform

Posted by Dion Hinchcliffe  on  May 17, 2009 3

Software architecture has become heavily influenced in recent years by the largest software system in the world: The Web. This session will take a comprehensive look at how the "Web as Platform"

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