April 29th, 2016 | 30 mins 40 secs
hoteltonight, new relic, rails, ruby on rails, scalability, scale, scaling, sponsored, startups, technology startups
HotelTonight is a five year old company that began like a lot of technology startups. It was originally built on Rails and quickly built into a monolithic application. But it didn’t take very long before the company was releasing new features and sitting them on top of its stack, supporting it all and the business as it grew organically. through that all, the business was scaling and the platform itself needed to keep pace.
March 28th, 2016 | 30 mins 38 secs
application development, scalability, scale-out computing, scaling, software development, working at scale
Sandeepan Banerjee, who joined ClusterHQ in January as senior vice president of engineering and operations, talks about the challenges of scale-out computing, based on his time at Data Head at Google.
December 13th, 2015 | 44 mins 17 secs
container security, containers, developers, dynamic services, dynamic systems, new relic, scalability, scaled-out architectures, scaling, security
In this fourth episode of The New Stack @ Scale podcast, our monthly program sponsored by New Relic that explores the variety of issues that accompany dynamic services and systems, The New Stack founder Alex Williams and co-host Fredric Paul, New Relic’s Editor-in-Chief, were joined by two guests to discuss container security in the new frontier of scaled-out architectures.
September 3rd, 2015 | 38 mins 34 secs
application development, cloud native architecture, scalability, scaling, software development
In this first episode of the show we discuss cloud-native architecture, what it means, the historical context, and how it impacts application development as traditional infrastructure becomes increasingly abstracted to the user, but far deeper in complexity for the operator.