Blythe Dunham

Blythe Dunham
Architect, Spongecell

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Blythe Dunham is co-founder and architect at Spongecell, LLC where she has been working with MySQL and Ruby on Rails since 2005.


Ruby and MySQL, Web 2.0, Ajax, and Emerging Technologies
Location: Ballroom A Level: Intermediate
Blythe Dunham (Spongecell)
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Although the popular Ruby on Rails framework is known for its ability to quickly build web applications, getting the most favorable performance out of the standard database, MySQL, takes a little bit of effort. This session will cover simple techniques and tricks for optimizing the interaction of the Rails ActiveRecord for MySql. Read more.

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  • Advanced Micro Devices
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  • Calpont
  • Canonical
  • Continuent
  • Dolphin Interconnect Solutions
  • Facebook
  • HiT Software, Inc.
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  • Oracle
  • Pentaho
  • R1Soft
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  • SQLstream
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