Here are some links to articles and libraries that I mentioned in my talk at RubyConf 2009.
- Typhoeus, my Ruby library for performing parallel Ruby HTTP requests
- Great intro to RabbitMQ
- Bunny, a synchronous Ruby library for RabbitMQ
- AMQP, an evented Ruby library for RabbitMQ
- YAJL-Ruby, a superb streaming JSON parser written in Ruby and C
- Good article on Brewer's CAP Theorem
- Vogels' article on Eventually Consistent
Here are links to images used during the talk.
- Feathery Friday is Having a Party
- Jason Siefer and Greg Pollack of RailsEnvy from their Advanced Active Record Peepcode
- Highway Insomnia
- Boldly go where no man has gone before
- Terrified Sandwich
- darma queen
- Distance, Depth, Marble World
- Cathédrale espagnole
- Maneating Antenna'd Neotronic Terror Insect Simulator
- Don't Stop!
- Big Baby
- Otter Cry/Laugh - Tamar Otter and Wildlife Park, Devon
Finally, here are the slides with the images removed.