Carl Lerche

Carl Lerche
Crazed Office Troll, Strobe, Inc


Carl started building web applications at 13 with PHP. He started learning so that he could 1 up his friends who were only building static HTML. Since then, he’s dabbled with quite a few technologies before settling on Ruby 4 years ago. Carl is a software engineer at Engine Yard, a member of the Merb team (currently working on Rails 3), and a contributor to many OSS projects.

Carl likes chocolate, coffee, scuba diving, and long walks on the beach.


Location: Pavilion 2 - 3 Level:
Yehuda Katz (Tilde Inc), Carl Lerche (Strobe, Inc)
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(3.48, 65 ratings)
One of the hottest new features in Rails 3 is the ability to embed a Rails application in another Rails application. This allows the development of components that range from user authentication to a fully featured forum. In this talk, Yehuda and Carl will give an in-depth tutorial by building a CMS, creating a gem out of it, and integrating it into another app. Read more.
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