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Steven Pousty

Steven Pousty
PaaS Dust Spreader, Red Hat


Steve is a PaaS Dust Spreader (aka developer evangelist) with OpenShift. He goes around and shows off all the great work the OpenShift engineers do. He can teach you about PaaS with Java, Python, PostgreSQL MongoDB, and some JavaScript. He has deep subject area expertise in GIS/Spatial, Statistics, and Ecology. He has spoken at over 50 conferences and done over 30 workshops including Monktoberfest, MongoNY, JavaOne, FOSS4G, CTIA, AjaxWorld, GeoWeb, Where2.0, and OSCON. Before OpenShift, Steve was a developer evangelist for LinkedIn, deCarta, and ESRI. Steve has a Ph.D. in Ecology from University of Connecticut. He likes building interesting applications and helping developers create great solutions.


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Steven Pousty (Red Hat)
Average rating: ****.
(4.67, 3 ratings)
Whether you have one or a million visitors accessing your web app, they are all going to demand a great user experience regardless of what it takes for you to deliver it. This invariably means quick page loads and fast response times every single time.I am about different ways to start scaling your application with the new 'Cloud' technology. Read more.
Office Hours
Expo Hall (Table E)
Steven Pousty (Red Hat), Katie Miller (Red Hat)
Ready to write your components in the language of your choice, and put those components wherever you want on your network? Then come talk to Steve and Katie about the event-driven application framework Vert.X. They’ll show you what the framework looks like and how you can get started with it. Read more.
Steven Pousty (Red Hat)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 4 ratings)
You have seen the stuff that FourSquare has done with spatial and you want some of that hotness for your app. We will load some data into MongoDB, show you how to handle spatial and finally plug in in some Node.JS JavaScript code to build simple REST services to query your data. Finally we will show how to use the REST service with OpenStreetMap and Leaflet for a fully interactive map. Read more.