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Summly: An Award Winning Mobile App's Journey to the Cloud with Five-9s Availability on a Shoestring Budget

Posted by Eugene Ciurana  on  Mar 11, 2014

Eugene Ciurana describes the architectural choices, servers configuration, database, and caching systems that enabled Summly to achieve Five-9-Availability with deployments across transcontinental availability zones.

52:02

Java vs. C/C++ Performance Panel

Posted by Gil Tene, Martin Thompson, Todd Montgomery, Keith Adams  on  Mar 07, 2014 6

Hosted by Erik Meijer, who runs the Cloud Programmability Team at Microsoft, the panelists answer questions on C/C++ and Java performance, contrasting the virtues of native vs. managed code.

51:08

Scale Effects and other Stories

Posted by Crista Lopes  on  Mar 07, 2014

Crista Lopes discusses if scale affects the internal structure of projects and whether the popularity of libraries is correlated with internal software metrics such as bug density based on analyzing the source code of 30,000 open source Java projects.

41:32

C++: The Good Parts

Posted by Jordan DeLong  on  Mar 06, 2014 1

Jordan DeLong overviews the past, current and near future "good parts" of C++'s functional side through the colored lens of his biases.

46:59

Delivering Performance Under Schedule and Resource Pressure: Lessons Learned at Google and Microsoft

Posted by Ivan Filho  on  Mar 06, 2014

Ivan Filho shares lessons learned during the development and release of several large scale services at Microsoft and Google from the perspective of a performance manager.

55:16

The Secret Life of a Mathematica Expression

Posted by David Leibs  on  Feb 27, 2014

David Leibs unveils some of features of Mathematica Programming Language, a functional and dynamically typed programming language.

49:17

Scaling Engineering Culture at Twitter

Posted by Raffi Krikorian  on  Feb 25, 2014

Raffi Krikorian discusses the software engineering challenges met re-architecting Twitter and the cultural change impact that came with it.

45:31

The Facebook Mobile Release Process

Posted by Christian Legnitto  on  Feb 25, 2014

Christian Legnitto offers insight in some of the tools and processes used by Facebook for pushing new updates to their mobile apps.

39:29

High Performance Virtual Teams - Oxymoron or Necessity?

Posted by Ashley Johnson  on  Feb 18, 2014

Ashley Johnson identifies key principles for high performance product development teams, and explore which of these we can and cannot control in virtual teams.

44:29

Building URL-Driven Web Apps with Ember.js

Posted by Tom Dale  on  Feb 18, 2014

Tom Dale examines the core architecture of a URL-driven web app built with JavaScript, then discusses a specific implementation of it with Ember.js.

41:23

Enabling Java in Latency Sensitive Environments

Posted by Gil Tene  on  Feb 18, 2014

Gil Tene examines the core issues that have historically kept Java environments from performing well in low latency environments and how it can perform now without trade-offs and compromises.

37:26

No Formula for This

Posted by Tom Santero  on  Feb 13, 2014

Tom Santero explores the various configurations of distributed teams, dissecting both productive as well as undesirable qualities that emerge when working remotely. We will postulate that distributed teams are novel and worth considering, but ultimately impossible to reduce and replicate.

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