Sarah Allen

Sarah Allen
Technical Lead / Manager, Google

@ultrasaurus

Sarah Allen created early web platforms with Shockwave and Flash Media Server. She led the mobile development company, Blazing Cloud, developing many native mobile and web apps. She now works on serverless infrastructure at Google. Sarah believes that software should be seriously fun, and that there is magic is in making powerful tools that spark imagination and challenge us all to keep learning and inventing.

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Location: Ballroom III Level: Novice
Sarah Allen (Google)
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Search is a common feature on every website, but there isn't a single common solution, nor are there easy, comparable datapoints between the options. As a Rails developer, how do you choose the right solution? This talk will review Solr/Lucene, Sphinx and Postgres' new search features, then discuss which solutions are appropriate for which problems. Read more.
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