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Scaling Stack Overflow: Keeping it Vertical by Obsessing Over Performance

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David Fullerton is the developer-turned-manager responsible for all software development and system administration at Stack Exchange. David joined Stack Exchange, Inc. from Fog Creek Software, where he worked briefly as the developer lead for Stack Exchange 1.0 and as a developer on the FogBugz team. He has a B.A. in Computer Science from Dartmouth College.

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Oct 18, 2015

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  • Stackoverflow architecture

    by Pavel Maltsev /

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    Very interesting presentation! I was sure, that the "Related topics" feature on stackoverflow lives in a separate (micro)service, but it turns out not the case.

  • no HTML5 player still?

    by Henry Ho /

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    I don't have Flash anymore.

  • Re: no HTML5 player still?

    by Roxana Bacila /

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    Hi Henry,
    HTML5 is currently available for mobile devices only, but we are working on implementing this solution for desktop too and it will become available soon.
    Best regards,
    Roxana Bacila
    Community Contributions Facilitator
    InfoQ Enterprise Software Development Community

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