Blythe Dunham

Blythe Dunham
Architect, Spongecell


Blythe Dunham is snowgiraffe, a Seattle based code cowgirl at z2live and co-founder of Spongecell. 4 years ago when she began developing with this “Ruby on Rails”, most of her friends thought it was a new snowboarding trick. A certified database whisperer, she specializes in back-end server and database performance and scalability, and most recently has focused on large scale rails analytics implementations. Blythe is excited to share some of the cool new technologies and scalability tricks she incorporated into these implementations.


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Blythe Dunham (Spongecell)
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Web site metrics are a must have as they provide valuable business insight. This discussion describes how to best leverage 3rd party tools such as google, and when, how, and what to track within your own rails application. 2 large rails implementations are presented as case studies: * Tracking over 2.5 mil hits/hr via nginx logs * Leveraging Mongodb in the clouds to store iphone request info Read more.
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