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Hot Swapping Your Engines At 30,000 Feet



Rod Barlow talks about the architectural redesign of the website, sharing the solutions chosen over the old ones and the lessons learned while doing it.


Rod Barlow is a Software Architect at Shopzilla, responsible for building and leading the company’s world-class engineering team. His passion for performance and software craftsmanship has amplified Shozpilla’s impact, performance and reach in the US and Europe. He leads engineering teams running 8 websites in 4 countries both in the US and EU.

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Mar 18, 2011