April 24, 2013DTrace in Node by Deirdré Straughan
Mark Cavage speaks at dtrace.conf 2012 about DTrace in Node.js.
April 17, 2013ZFS and Disposable Staging Environments by rachelbalik
Eric Sproul of OmniTI speaks on ZFS Day about running intensive business-intelligence database queries on rapidly changing data.
April 10, 2013SmartOS on the Food Fight Show by rachelbalik
Joyent’s Ben Rockwood and Blake Irvin and Eric Saxby of Wanelo talk SmartOS on the Food fight show.
April 3, 2013The Real-time Web in the Real World by rachelbalik
Bryan Cantrill and Brendan Gregg discuss the challenges of apps that exhibit data-intensive real-time semantics (aka DIRTy apps).
March 27, 2013Enhanced OS Virtualization by rachelbalik
Jerry Jelinek talks about OS virtualization capabilities and some new steps in the evolution of SmartOS.
March 20, 2013DevOps Demystified by rachelbalik
Ben Rockwood, Joyent’s Director of Cloud Operations, outlines the philosophy behind DevOps and how it appears in practice.
March 15, 2013Friday Funday: The Origins of the DTrace Pony by rachelbalik
DTrace is a magician that conjures up rainbows, ponies and unicorns — and does it all entirely safely and in production!
March 13, 2013Where Node Goes from Here by Emily Tanaka-Delgado
A video from last year's Node Summit when Isaac Schlueter and Ryan Dahl, were just announcing Node v0.6.
March 6, 2013Enhanced OS Virtualization for the Cloud by joyentdeirdre
Enhanced OS Virtualization for the Cloud - Jerry Jelinek at Illumos Day
February 27, 2013SmartOS: An SA Primer by joyentdeirdre
SmartOS basics for sysadmins presented by Ben Rockwood.
February 20, 2013Introduction to SmartOS by joyentdeirdre
Bryan Cantrill opens the BayLISA meetup at Joyent, August 16, 2012.
February 13, 2013Surge 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.
February 6, 2013ZFS 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.
February 5, 2013Cloud 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.
January 30, 2013DevOps - 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.