50onRed's VP of Engineering, Craig Slusher, speaks at University of Pennsylvania's PennApps Fall 2013 hackathon. His presentation covers our brand and the innovative technologies that power our online marketing platform.
Who is 50onRed?
We're a fast growing technology "startup"
based in Philly and NYC. Our team is full of
passionate engineers, hackers, and
innovators who have fun and build cool Sh*t!
What we Do
● We build innovative, high-scale web
monetization platforms that generate
big bucks for digital advertisers and
● In short, we write software that
monetizes web traffic.
● A LOT of web traffic.
99 10 Problems we
● Efficient API
● Handling high
volume web traffic
● UX and UI Design
● Product innovation
● Reporting on
terabytes of data
● Predicting data trends
Love to Solve
Big Data Problems
● High volume traffic (100K+ req/s)
● AWS (ELB, EC2, SQS, S3)
● Edge Caching
● Python vs Java vs NodeJS
● MapReduce (EMR, Mortar Data)
How we Code
● Developers choose their setup
● Git (Bitbucket)
● Code reviews (pull requests, peer reviews)
● A/B Testing