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Rails in the Large: How Agility Allows Us to Build One Of the World's Biggest Rails Apps

Posted by Neal Ford  on  Mar 12, 2010 5

Neal Ford shows what ThoughtWorks learned from scaling Rails development: infrastructure, testing, messaging, optimization, performance.

Rails 3

Posted by Yehuda Katz  on  Mar 02, 2010

Yehuda Katz explains Rails 3: the performance improvements, the new architecture, the influence of Merb, and much more. Also: a look at the Bundler tool.

Programming and Minimalism

Posted by Jonathan Dahl  on  Aug 19, 2009 3

In this talk from FutureRuby, Jonathan Dahl talks about minimalism and clarity in writing and how to use these principles in programming.

Three Years of Real-World Ruby

Posted by Martin Fowler  on  Jul 12, 2009 12

Martin Fowler talks about ThoughtWorks's experience with using Ruby on client projects for the past three years.

Merb: When Flexibility and Performance Matter

Posted by Matt Aimonetti  on  Jun 17, 2009 3

In this talk, Matt Aimonetti talks about the ideas and concepts behind Merb - and the reasons why it's appealing: speed, modularity and more.

JRuby: Power on the JVM

Posted by Ola Bini  on  Apr 17, 2009

In this presentation from QCon London, Ola Bini shows how JRuby is implemented, how it's optimized and what it can be and what it is used for.

YELLOWPAGES.COM: Behind the Curtain

Posted by John Straw  on  Mar 12, 2009 7

A look at how YELLOWPAGES.COM, one of the highest-traffic websites in the U.S., was written using Ruby on Rails and scaled to handle the traffic. Also: the reasons for using Ruby on Rails.

THERE WILL BE PORN: 10 Dangerous Ideas Nobody Should Implement

Posted by Zed Shaw  on  Nov 25, 2008

In this presentation from RubyFringe, Zed Shaw bids farewell to Ruby, with a few project ideas as well as live music and a few songs about the Ruby community.

Rockstar Memcaching

Posted by Tobias Lütke  on  Oct 28, 2008

In this presentation from RubyFringe, Tobias Lütke talks about memcached, the widely used caching solution. Tobias explains how to use it and gives some practical tips on what not to do.

Deployment Monoculture

Posted by Dan Grigsby  on  Sep 13, 2008 4

In this talk from RubyFringe, Dan Grigsby talks about trying out many different ideas before turning one into a startup.

Do the Hustle

Posted by Obie Fernandez  on  Aug 17, 2008 8

Obie Fernandez shares his experience selling consulting services for both Thoughtworks and Hashrocket and give tips how Ruby developers can work with clients.

Designing RESTful Rails Applications

Posted by Obie Fernandez  on  Jul 31, 2008 4

In this presentation from QCon SF 2007, Obie Fernandez explains REST and gives practical tips on how to use Rails' REST features to write RESTful applications.

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