Scaling myYearbook.com - Lessons Learned From Rapid Growth

A session at Surge 2010

Friday 1st October, 2010

10:00am to 11:00am (EST)

myYearbook.com is one of the top 25 most trafficked websites in the United States, experiencing large scale growth over a very short period of time. Employing technologies such as PHP, PostgreSQL, memcached as well as newer cutting edge technologies, myYearbook.com has been able to achieve operational stability in the face of large volumes of traffic. In this talk Gavin will review the growing pains and methodologies used to handle the consistent growth and demand while affording the rapid development cycles required by the product development team.

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Gavin M. Roy

VP of Architecture @AWeber. Technology-minded geek who enjoys Python & Erlang, music, and gaming. Author of RabbitMQ in Depth. bio from Twitter

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Surge 2010

United States United States, Baltimore

30th September to 1st October 2010

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Time 10:00am11:00am EST

Date Fri 1st October 2010

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