Clearly I Have Made Some Bad Decisions

A session at ScaleConf 2012

Thursday 26th January, 2012

9:30am to 10:15am (SAST)

Too often in the organization of this conference we have heard "but I don't have scalability issues".

This talk discusses what scalability issues actually are, and details why we all inevitably have them. Avoiding them, or delaying solutions until they are unavoidable, leads to making many bad "temporary" decisions that cannot be fixed further down the line.

I will discuss the methodologies and best practices that are required in order to be scalable, and describe the common mistakes they will temper, and why they should be implemented immediately. Finally, I will briefly touch on how to deal with rectifying the bad decisions that we all inevitably make, no matter how forward-thinking we are.

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Jonathan Hitchcock

A bounder and a cad. Production Engineer at Facebook. Does not own a fez. jonathan.hitchcock@gmail.com bio from Twitter

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Time 9:30am10:15am SAST

Date Thu 26th January 2012

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