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Dynamo Is Not Just for Datastores



Susan Potter discusses Dynamo, Riak, distribution, consistency and fault tolerance, along with techniques and an example for building an application with riak_core.


Susan Potter has been working with trading firms and tech startups designing and building large production-deployed distributed software services and applications. Over the last 6 years she has worked primarily with Erlang/OTP, Ruby, JavaScript and dabbled in Haskell and Clojure. Prior to Susan’s enlightenment she used and abused Java/J2EE/JEE, C++, Perl.

About the conference

Strange Loop is a multi-disciplinary conference that aims to bring together the developers and thinkers building tomorrow's technology in fields such as emerging languages, alternative databases, concurrency, distributed systems, mobile development, and the web.

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May 02, 2012