Join us to hear Cloudant's Chief Scientist, Mike Miller about developing a high-velocity, Big Data apps with Cloudant running on Joyent SmartOS. Building mobile and web apps is all about globally moving data and scaling your infrastructure to meet the demands of users. Mike will discuss how Cloudant and Joyent eliminate the need for developers to anticipate how their database and IT infrastructure will behave under the load of millions of users.
Cloudant is a NoSQL database service that's used by Samsung, Microsoft, Salesforce, and thousands of others to create scalable web and mobile apps. It's a fast, always-on, scalable database that is managed and grown for you, so you can stay focused on new development and not on IT operations.
Food, beer and soda will be served!
Mike Miller's bio:
As chief scientist, Mike is responsible for developing and evangelizing Cloudant's technical vision, managing long-term product R&D, and directing special projects. While at MIT as a Postdoctoral Fellow, he co-founded Cloudant with colleagues Alan Hoffman and Adam Kocoloski after cutting his teeth on petabyte-per-second problems at the Large Hadron Collider. Mike holds a B.S. in Physics and a B.A in Philosophy from Michigan State University, a Ph.D. in Physics from Yale University, and is an Affiliate Professor of Particle Physics at University of Washington.
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Joyent and Cloudant
Joyent is the high-performance cloud infrastructure company, offering the only solution specifically built to power real-time web and mobile applications. For more information, visit www.joyent.com
Cloudant provides developers of large or fast-growing Web and mobileapplications with the world’s first globally distributed “data layer as a service” for loading, storing, analyzing, and distributing application data. For more information, visit https://cloudant.com/