André Arko covers the work he's been doing to improve Rubygems.
engineyard — 44 posts
Deploying Rails 3.1 Applications to Engine Yard Cloud engineyard.com
Check out Michael Latta's post about Deploying Rails 3.1 Apps on Engine Yard Cloud!
Ruby, Concurrency, and You engineyard.com
Evan Phoenix breaks down the difference between concurrency and parallelism, and how a programmer experiences them.
The Resque Way engineyard.com
Bogdan Gusiev walks through lessons learned using Resque in production at RailsWare.
A Gentle Intriduction to CarrierWave engineyard.com
Trevor Turk offers an intro to how to set up and use CarrierWave, and why you might care.
The fog 2011 halftime show engineyard.com
A fog update from geemus covering fog 0.10.0, new services added, growth stats, and what's coming next.
If you work with a dynamic language hosted on the JVM you might not have heard of JSR223 and JSR292, but you owe these documents a debt of gratitude. Ola Bini explains how these JSRs specify extensions to the JVM that make it a happier place for dynamic languages.
Dr Nic Williams talks with Arthur and Nathan about Padrino, Sinatra, and Rails.
Podcast: Ian Dees on JRuby, Warbler, and JRubyConf engineyard.com
Charles Nutter interviews Ian Dees for this week's Cloud Out Loud podcast.
JRuby & JRubyConf 2011 Need YOU! engineyard.com
Charles Nutter walks through JRuby and JRubyConf developments made in the last year in hopes of convincing you to join him for the third annual JRubyConf coming up August 3-5 in DC.
Podcast Interview With David Keener engineyard.com
Leveraging Trinidad and JRuby on Engine Yard AppCloud engineyard.com
Spinning Up Cloud Compute Instances engineyard.com
Computation provides raw resources for innovation. Refining resources into services is serious business. Geemus explains how fog simplifies this process of utilizing resources, while smoothing out differences between providers so you can focus on creating the next revolutionary cloud service.
Podcast: Chris Eppstein talks Compass and SASS engineyard.com
Chris Eppstein discusses how Compass came about, the importance of SASS, and how he got started with Ruby.
Using DataMapper and Rails with Legacy Schemas engineyard.com
Piotr Solnica of Code Benders walks through setting up a Rails app that uses DataMapper as the ORM, and how to configure your models to work with a legacy schema.
Making Migrations Faster and Safer engineyard.com
Baron Schwartz outlines the importance of reviewing migrations to ensure all ALTER TABLE are combined into a single one.
How We (EY) Migrated to Terremak's Cloud: Part I and II engineyard.com
Podcast Interview: Chad Pytel on Rails AntiPatterns engineyard.com
Chad discusses common Rails AntiPatterns, how to keep up to date with Rails, and ways to foster a culture of sound development practices. Listen to the podcast here.
Dr. Nic announces the availability of Ruby 1.9.2. He also covers how to upgrade, and how to request access to try Rubinius on AppCloud in Alpha.
MongoDB as a Key-Value Solution for Logging Events Data engineyard.com
Altoros walks through their experience selecting a key-value solution for logging events data.