Meet up

LRUG - Lightning talks

Monday, 7th February at Skills Matter, London

This meetup was organised by LRUG: London Ruby User Group in February 2011


BASIC interpreter

Ben Griffiths

Ben's been using ruby since, gulp, 2002. He's worked at Reevoo, Thoughtworks, GDS, Moo and some other places. He's currently Head of Technology for dxw, a small digital agency who specialise in building better services for the public sector.

How do we suck in 480 books per second from Amazon's API using Ruby via Redis into MongoDB

Gerhard Lazu

Gerhard always enjoys a good challenge, and the learnings that go with it. He is fascinated by infrastructure problems, especially those that get in the way of delivering value to end-users. He keeps things simple and to the point.

Riding Rails through a TV induced storm

Neil Middleton

Neil is the Technical Lead at Monochrome. Managing a team of Ruby on Rails developers, Neil leads the development of corporate client projects and evolution of internal process and procedure.


Jim Myhrberg

I'm a long haired blond guy who's originally Swedish, but I've been living in Greece the past 12 years. I'm a geek, a web-developer, and an eccentric lunatic.

ARel / Relational Algebra

Tom Stuart

Tom is a computer scientist and programmer. He has lectured on optimising compilers at the University of Cambridge, co-organises the Ruby Manor conference, and is a member of the London Ruby User Group.

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