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• Carsten Nielsen
• Libin Pan

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     05.29 - 06.01
   Portland, Oregon




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Great Software
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Ruby Heroes
 http://www.flickr.com/photos/wayemoyce/2545946378/

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• Evan Weaver - mongrel
• Tom Copeland - RubyForge
• James Edward Gray II - TextMate Book
• Ilya Grigorik - igvita.com
• Y...
•      The Great Surplus

                                             •      Sleep More

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Jeremy Kemper - Rails 2.1
     http://www.flickr.com/photos/x180/2539878870/in/set-72157605325511779/


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Kent Beck
http://www.flickr.com/photos/x180/2540065485/in/set-72157605325511779/


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Rails Core Team
  http://www.flickr.com/photos/x180/2546018742/in/set-72157605325511779/


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        http://www.flickr.com/photos/wyrosdick/505443653/

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Ruby that scales™
      http://ruby.gemstone.com/


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GitHub - Chris Wanstrath
       http://www.flickr.com/photos/rayvinly/2547662828/

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Assembling Pages Last
        Aaron Batalion @ LivingSocial



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Asynchronous Processing
                   Jonathan Dahl @ RailSpikes

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Fast, Sexy, and Svelte: Our Kind of Testing
      Dan Manges @ ThoughtWorks & zak


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Scaling Ruby from the Inside Out
           Ezra Zygmuntowicz @ Engine Yard



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Best Practice Refactoring
          Chad Pytel @ ThoughtBot




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Podcast & Screencast
• Rails Envy - Gregg Pollack
• Railscasts - Ryan Bates
• Peepcode - Geoffrey Grosenbach
• Learning Ra...
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•   Phusion Pasenger

•   Nginx

•   Git Talk

•   Facebook on Rails

•   RSpec Story Runner

•   Design Patterns

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• Shared Copy.com
• Pastie
• RailsBrain
• Method Trails
• iPhone on Rails
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RailsConf 2008

  1. 1. LearnHub.com 1
  2. 2. •Wesley Moxam • Carsten Nielsen • Libin Pan 2
  3. 3. RailsConf 2008 05.29 - 06.01 Portland, Oregon 3
  4. 4. 4
  5. 5. 5
  6. 6. 6
  7. 7. 7
  8. 8. 8
  9. 9. 1800+ http://www.flickr.com/photos/x180/2536409125/in/set-72157605325511779/ 9
  10. 10. Expo Hall http://www.flickr.com/photos/x180/2536649439/in/set-72157605325511779/ 10
  11. 11. Keynote(s) 11
  12. 12. Chad Fowler http://www.flickr.com/photos/x180/2536611599/in/set-72157605325511779/ 12
  13. 13. Great Software • Make People Happy • Obsess over Aesthetics • Observe the Culture Code http://youtube.com/watch?v=ZrOOuWjhOFQ http://www.flickr.com/photos/x180/2536611727/in/set-72157605325511779/ 13
  14. 14. Ruby Heroes http://www.flickr.com/photos/wayemoyce/2545946378/ 14
  15. 15. • Evan Weaver - mongrel • Tom Copeland - RubyForge • James Edward Gray II - TextMate Book • Ilya Grigorik - igvita.com • Yehuda Katz - Merb & JQuery • Ryan Bates - Railscasts 15
  16. 16. • The Great Surplus • Sleep More • Read Paper • Share • 4 day work week http://www.vimeo.com/1096456?pg=embed&sec=1096456 http://www.flickr.com/photos/x180/2537416435/in/set-72157605325511779/ 16
  17. 17. Jeremy Kemper - Rails 2.1 http://www.flickr.com/photos/x180/2539878870/in/set-72157605325511779/ 17
  18. 18. Kent Beck http://www.flickr.com/photos/x180/2540065485/in/set-72157605325511779/ 18
  19. 19. Rails Core Team http://www.flickr.com/photos/x180/2546018742/in/set-72157605325511779/ 19
  20. 20. Tutorials - May 29 • Refactoring • Contribute to Open Source project • Meta-programming • Testing Tricks • Hobo • Design for Developers • CI • AIR 20
  21. 21. Sessions 21
  22. 22. 22
  23. 23. Highlights 23
  24. 24. Entrepreneurs on Rails • What you need • Before you start (Why, Goal, Cash) • Brand • Marketing • Make it Work • Raising Money • Getting Out Dan Benjamin @ Rails Machine http://www.flickr.com/photos/x180/2536611979/in/set-72157605325511779/ 24
  25. 25. Merb/DataMapper - Yehuda Katz http://www.flickr.com/photos/wyrosdick/505443653/ 25
  26. 26. Ruby that scales™ http://ruby.gemstone.com/ 26
  27. 27. GitHub - Chris Wanstrath http://www.flickr.com/photos/rayvinly/2547662828/ 27
  28. 28. Assembling Pages Last Aaron Batalion @ LivingSocial • ESI - Edge Side Includes • Edge Caching • FragmentFu • From mongrel-esi to Akamai • Pros & Cons 28
  29. 29. Asynchronous Processing Jonathan Dahl @ RailSpikes • Why • How • Time • General Purpose - BJ • Resource • Distributed Process - SQS • Trigger • Time-Scheduled - cron • Speed + Scalability - Starling/ Workling 29
  30. 30. Fast, Sexy, and Svelte: Our Kind of Testing Dan Manges @ ThoughtWorks & zak • Short Build times • No database • Model Factory • Tests in Parallel • Maintainable • Comprehensive Coverage http://www.dcmanges.com/blog/railsconf-08-slides-for-testing-talk 30
  31. 31. Scaling Ruby from the Inside Out Ezra Zygmuntowicz @ Engine Yard • Cloud Computing • SSH doesn’t scale • Vertebra • XMPP • Ejabberd 31
  32. 32. Best Practice Refactoring Chad Pytel @ ThoughtBot • Moving code from controller to models • No UI to Add == No Model • composed_of 32
  33. 33. Podcast & Screencast • Rails Envy - Gregg Pollack • Railscasts - Ryan Bates • Peepcode - Geoffrey Grosenbach • Learning Rails - Christopher Haupt / Michael Slater • Pragmatic Studio - Mike Clark 33
  34. 34. More • Phusion Pasenger • Nginx • Git Talk • Facebook on Rails • RSpec Story Runner • Design Patterns • Yellowpage.com rewriting 34
  35. 35. Panels 35
  36. 36. Lighting Talks 36
  37. 37. • Shared Copy.com • Pastie • RailsBrain • Method Trails • iPhone on Rails http://www.urbanhonking.com/ideasfordozens/2008/06/railsconf-2008-lightning-talks.html 37
  38. 38. Birds of a Feather 38
  39. 39. Events 39
  40. 40. Videos http://LearnHub.com/ 40
  41. 41. What’s next? 41
  42. 42. 42
  43. 43. Review 43
  44. 44. • The Good • The Bad • YMMV 44
  45. 45. Miscellaneous 45
  46. 46. 46
  47. 47. 47
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  60. 60. • http://en.oreilly.com/rails2008/public/ content/home • http://www.rubyinside.com/railsconf-2008- round-up-910.html • http://Rails.LearnHub.com 60

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