Our next meetup will be hosted at REBELLE. REBELLE has launched a fashion platform for Second Hand Designers and offers fashion und accessories for the luxury and high-end consumer.

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Ruby on the Road - Transition from office worker to location independent consultant/freelancer

Working with Ruby is a lot of fun. Building Software in general is an incredibly exciting profession.

But sometimes the confines of an office can feel a bit overwhelming. You could always change jobs, right? Well, at some point it just did not cut it anymore.

I will talk about my journey from working for startups and small companies to becoming a location independent freelancer and eventually consultant. Pointing out some pitfalls and sharing incredibly stupid mistakes that happened in the first attempts of this journey and listing a number of reasons and circumstances when you definitely should not seek out this kind of life (yet).

Also I will talk about the awesome feeling of accomplishment, when you finally "get it" and are able to sustain this lifestyle that allows you to eventually travel the world.

Journey of a rails application - preparing for TV commercials

This talk is about the steps we took for preparing our rails e-commerce application for TV commercials / peak traffic. This includes:

  • Moving from AWS to Google Cloud
  • Introducing HTTP level caching with varnish
  • Dockerizing everything and scaling with Kubernetes
  • Building a new frontend with react + typescript
  • Related pitfalls ;)

Teilnehmerinnen und Teilnehmer (17)

Sarah Langheinrich
Treffen: 23
Themen: 0

Alexander Schramm
Treffen: 7
Themen: 0

p0wl
Treffen: 4
Themen: 1

Ben Rexin
Treffen: 45
Themen: 2

Stefan Rohde
Treffen: 20
Themen: 0

Stefan Bauckmeier
Treffen: 57
Themen: 2

Waldemar
Treffen: 67
Themen: 0

Thomas
Treffen: 3
Themen: 0

Andreas Heumaier
Treffen: 4
Themen: 0

Dariusch
Treffen: 7
Themen: 0

Michael Wallbaum
Treffen: 4
Themen: 1

Daniel Gruenthal
Treffen: 31
Themen: 0

Achim Krüger
Treffen: 21
Themen: 1

Helmut Schmidt
Treffen: 9
Themen: 0

Study.EU
Treffen: 30
Themen: 6

Organizer

Irina Lindt
Treffen: 13
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Karsten Senz
Treffen: 32
Themen: 0

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