Schedule: Products & Services sessions

10:45–11:30 Wednesday, 3-09-2008
Location: Salon 2 Level: Novice
Thomas Enebo (Engine Yard, Inc.)
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 5 ratings)
JRuby enables a better Rails experience through a number of double plus good features. By supporting Native Threads, JRuby can spawn multiple runtimes and also trivially spawn background jobs. By having access to large numbers of Java libraries, you can easily access virtually any technology known to mankind. Read more.
13:40–14:25 Wednesday, 3-09-2008
Location: Salon 2 Level: Novice
Fernando Castano (Sun Microsystems, Inc.)
Average rating: ***..
(3.33, 3 ratings)
This session will focus on the performance lessons learned during the development of a developer collaboration web application. Read more.
14:30–15:15 Wednesday, 3-09-2008
Location: Salon 2 Level: Novice
Wilson Bilkovich (Engine Yard)
Average rating: ***..
(3.67, 9 ratings)
Rubinius is an execution environment for Ruby code. This talk will outline what is included in the 1.0 release, how it got there, and what the future holds. Questions (technical and otherwise) are welcome. Read more.
10:45–11:30 Thursday, 4-09-2008
Location: Salon 2 Level: Novice
TJ VanSlyke (ELC Technologies)
Average rating: ***..
(3.33, 3 ratings)
Behavior-driven development is being recognized as the Next Big Thing in sustainable development and expectation management. Unfortunately, those of us developing complex JavaScript libraries find ourselves without the facilities for BDD. T.J. VanSlyke surveys the JavaScript test harnesses available and offers his solutions for integrating JavaScript testing into your daily workflow. Read more.
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