Durran Jordan
Senior Consultant, Hashrocket

Website | @modetojoy

Starting as an ANSI artist for bulletin boards in the late 80s, Durran hacked his way through to the Java world in the late 90’s where he became a successful developer and agile consultant on 3 different continents. A prior colleague of Obie Fernandez at MediaOcean and Thoughtworks, he has delivered countless enterprise and desktop applications, as well as having his hand in just about every programming cookie jar, including .NET, Scala, Python, and Ruby. Author and maintainer of the Mongoid mapping library for MongoDB.


Location: Ballroom II Level:
Obie Fernandez (InfoQ), Durran Jordan (Hashrocket)
Average rating: ***..
(3.63, 86 ratings)
Hashrocket recently built and deployed a massive patient record system for a pharmaceutical company in less than six months. We discuss how we dramatically accelerated our normal Rails application development using MongoDB and applying the philosphies of "less SQL". Read more.
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