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Adam Wiggins on Building Heroku on Top of Amazon EC2

Interview with Adam Wiggins on  Apr 14, 2010 5

Adam Wiggins explains the experience with building Heroku on top of Amazon EC2, the pros and cons of virtualization, and the importance of automation.

Avi Bryant on Trendly, Ruby, Smalltalk and Javascript

Interview with Avi Bryant on  Aug 26, 2009 6

Avi Bryant talks about the iterative process that led to Trendly ( ), using Javascript, Ruby and Java in the process. He goes on to give his view on the state of Smalltalk and Squeak and talks about his experiments with writing a Smalltalk that compiles to idiomatic Javascript to make use of all the modern Javascript VMs.

Joseph Molnar discusses scanR

Interview with Joseph Molnar on  May 11, 2009

In this interview from QCon San Francisco 2008, Joseph Molnar discusses scanR, choosing .Net for scanR, the architecture of scanR, working with mobile carriers, scaling, challenges which were encountered, .Net components and libraries used, major problems encountered and their solutions, managing scanR, and what would be done differently if scanR was rewritten from scratch.

Tom Preston-Werner on Powerset, GitHub, Ruby and Erlang

Interview with Tom Preston-Werner on  Oct 09, 2008 1

In this interview filmed at RubyFringe 2008, Tom Preston-Werner talks about how both Powerset and GitHub use Ruby and Erlang, as well as tools like Fuzed, god, and more.

Erik Doernenburg on Software Visualization

Interview with Erik Doernenburg on  Oct 19, 2007 6

Erik Doernenburg has worked in the field of enterprise applications for more than ten years. He is now employed by ThoughtWorks, and his latest interest is software visualization. In this interview he talks with InfoQ about different software visualization strategies using a combination of free tools and custom development.