Interoperable Locations: Matching Your Places with My Places
The emergence of the real-time web enables an unprecedented level of user engagement and dynamic content online. However, the rapidly growing audience puts new, complex demands on the architecture of the web as we know it. This panel will discuss what is needed to make the real-time web achievable.
When the Facebook game PackRat was released in early 2008, it quickly became one of the largest Rails applications in the world, serving over 12 million page views a day. This session will examine the lessons learnt while building and growing the game. Specifically: * Using the cloud: the p…