Silicon Valley Code Camp : October 3rd and 4th, 2009
Matt is an Engineering Director and one of the leaders Couchbase development with a deep software development background. He had previously helped scale Java, Ruby on Rails and AMP web applications for large scale web deployments. He has been a contributor to the memcached project, one of the maintainers of the Java spymemcached client and a core developer on Couchbase. He is currently heading up Couchbase's efforts in helping developers be most effective with Couchbase and continues to lead the team in getting the right bits needed for Node.js, Java, .NET and PHP developers (among others).
Storing sessions, page fragments and other read-only objects in memcached can dramatically increase the performance of your website by reducing the load on your database. Come to this session to learn easy tricks and best practices for using memcached just as Facebook, Sharethis and thousands of other websites do.