Recent Posts by Elaine Greenberg

Wait, what just happened?

Welcome to our new site! We’re very excited to show you our new design and experience.

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Distill Videos Are Out!

Happy almost-Thanksgiving from Engine Yard! We have a long-awaited treat for you today: the Distill videos are now available to watch!

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Failure, mobile's teenage years and the cloud

I can’t believe that Distill is next week! It’s been an incredible experience getting to know the speakers and sponsors and putting all the puzzle pieces together. We’re all so excited to show you what we’ve been working on.

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The bad parts of JavaScript, beautiful UX and the future

In our next installment of getting to know the Distill speakers, we feature John Paul, Matthew Weier O’Phinney and Patti Chan. They’ll cover good examples of UX, the pains and gains of JavaScript and the future of technology.

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Connascence, the Internet of Things and Space: The Road to Distill

With Distill just over a month away, we wanted to get you better acquainted with some of our impressive speakers. To do so, we sent each speaker a customized set of questions to answer, providing some insight into these leaders’ unique backgrounds and perspectives on technology. Check out what Eli White, Matteo Collina, and Jim Weirich had to say about their experiences below.

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Next Weekend: Rails Girls in SF!

Rails Girls is an incredible opportunity for women to not only build web applications, but ideas as well. Originally founded in Finland, Rails Girls covers sketching, prototyping and basic programming in Rails. To put it simply, the program is a web development workshop for women. And yet it goes far beyond its initial premise: it connects women and inspires a passion for technology with a built-in community. Since its creation, the organization has grown to over 15 countries, from Germany to Uganda.

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Hear Bleacher Report CTO talk about Building a Fast, Scalable and Reliable

Join us for a presentation from Sam Parnell, CTO of Bleacher Report: Making Bleacher Report Fast and Reliable: Building Scalable Apps to Support Big Spikes in Traffic

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In Case You Missed It: JRuby Conf 2012

Back in May, the fourth annual JRuby Conference was held in Minneapolis, MN, the homebase of most of the core team. Open Source enthusiasts gathered from near and far for three days of talks, socializing and views from the historic Guthrie theatre. Well, we have good news for those who weren’t able to make it: all of the talks are now available for public consumption on our Vimeo channel! Head over there and take a look for yourself.

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