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  • Mar
    6
    Node Summit: Stephen Guerin - SimTable

    The first eleven NodeJam participants take the stage. Each company will have five minutes to pitch their business and talk about the importance of Node.js as a part of their offering.

  • Mar
    6
    Node Summit: Stephen Rivas Jr - Host Kit

    Ready for more? Twelve more NodeJam companies take the main stage to present. Make sure you are submitting your votes as things move along, only a handful of NodeJam presenters are left after this group.

  • Mar
    6
    Node Summit: Travis Glines - Shopaboo

    Ready for more? Twelve more NodeJam companies take the main stage to present. Make sure you are submitting your votes as things move along, only a handful of NodeJam presenters are left after this group.

  • Mar
    6
    Node Summit: Xavier Damman - Storify

    The last five NodeJam presenters take to the stage. If these companies don’t inspire the entrepreneur in you….. well, don’t worry, they will.

  • Mar
    1
    Brendan Gregg's Talk on Linux at SCaLE 11x by Deirdré Straughan

    The talk is about Linux Performance Analysis and Tools: specifically, observability tools and the methodologies to use them.

  • Feb
    27
    SmartOS: An SA Primer by joyentdeirdre

    SmartOS basics for sysadmins presented by Ben Rockwood.

  • Feb
    20
    Introduction to SmartOS by joyentdeirdre

    Bryan Cantrill opens the BayLISA meetup at Joyent, August 16, 2012.

  • Feb
    13
    Surge 2012 - When Node.js Goes Wrong by joyentdeirdre

    The event-oriented approach underlying Node.js enables significant concurrency using a deceptively simple programming model, which has been an important factor in Node's growing popularity for building large scale web services.

  • Feb
    13
    Building Nodestack on a Smart Machine

    This covers how to get started on Joyent cloud running: MongoDB, Node.js, and JMeter. The application was written by a third party, and they set up the application so that each component runs in its own Smart Machine. Those unfamiliar with Nodestack can learn more here. Basically, Node does processing, MongoDB is a database engine, and SmartOS provides the operating system and development environment. A Smart Machine is an OS virtualized zone on SmartOS. Find a high level description of Smart Machines here. And see http://smartos.org for a description of SmartOS.

  • Feb
    6
    ZFS Performance Analysis and Tools by joyentdeirdre

    The performance of the file system, or disks, is often the target of blame, especially in multi-tenant cloud environments. At Joyent we deploy a public cloud on ZFS-based systems, and frequently investigate performance with a wide variety of applications in growing environments.

  • Feb
    5
    Cloud Performance Counts - ReelSurfer the Viral Video Site by joyentirene

    Video is now the king of content. However, there’s not enough time to watch a video. 4-minute videos can make us squirm in our chairs or reach for our smartphone to check email. Even if you have not heard of ReelSurfer, you probably have watched a mash-up or one of its viral videos. ReelSurfer is a free online service that lets anyone clip and share any video from any website.

  • Feb
    5
    The USE Method: Thinking Methodically About Performance by rachelbalik

    When your friends and family come to you with the flood of technology questions you’ve come accept as an occupational hazard, you know how to ask the critical, mission-saving questions such as, “is it plugged in” and “have you tried turning it on?”

  • Jan
    31
    Webinar: Big Data on mobile, learn about how Moonshadow Mobile offers visual technology on Joyent Cloud

    Everyone has heard how political campaigns use social media to win votes, but what about using Big Data? Moonshadow Mobile offers cutting-edge technology that allows political supporters to run mapping and geospatial visualization technology on desktop platforms and smartphones. The technology is ideal for anyone working with a database that’s 500,000 elements or larger. Dealing with this kind of data could potentially require quite a bit of memory. Moonshadow Mobile has developed proprietary software that runs on Joyent.

  • Jan
    30
    DevOps - SmartOS Operations - Ben Rockwood at illumos Day by joyentdeirdre

    Watch it Wednesdays are hand-picked videos from our Joyent engineers who have given talks in the past on a variety of open-source offerings. These videos have been selected for their ability to shed light on some of the most relevant, pressing topics in today’s developer community.

  • Dec
    18
    Meetup: NodeFly Application Performance Monitoring

    Learn about NodeFly application performance monitoring with Jacob Groundwater, a Platform Engineer at NodeFly.