Engine Yard Cloud Out Loud S01E18: Bleacher Report

This week on Cloud Out Loud we talk with Tung Nguyen of Bleacher Report. Here’s an overview of what we cover:

1:24 What is Bleacher Report? 1:55 Growing from 50k to 18 million uniques/month 2:25 Performance optimization/monitoring tools 2:56 Their Ruby on Rails performance review 3:22 Recommendation to upgrade to Ruby Enterprise Edition 3:29 What REE is and why it’s important 7:06 Future plans to upgrade to Rails 3 10:00 Fatherhood and learning to hold your newborn while typing with one hand 10:47 Closing: tearful goodbye 11:42 Outro: Partnerpedia Ruby/Rails Job, Matt Aimonetti podcast coming next week

On a side note, we’ve decided to phase out blog posts announcing new podcasts. We’ll keep releasing podcasts–we just won’t be blogging about them here. To find out about new podcasts as they’re released each week Friday, you can follow @engineyard, or subscribe to Cloud Out Loud on iTunes, or by RSS.

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