Thu, Jun 7, 2018
6:00PM - 9:00PM
Lets meet for a simple Lean Coffee style meetup. We will start the meetup with some social time and then kick things off more officially around 6:30 with announcements, presentations for our new monthly contest (details below) and then gather some ideas for where to start the lean coffee discussi...
Thu, May 3, 2018
6:00PM - 9:00PM
The monolithic database your app was built with has served you well. The business is going great, more and more clients are importing larger and larger data your app has to work with. The times, when the database server was happy and relaxed, are over. CPU now is rarely below 95%, more and more d...
Thu, Apr 5, 2018
7:00PM - 9:00PM
UPDATE: Due to a schedule conflict we need to reschedule this meetup for Thursday April 5th. I hope this still works for everyone and I hope to see you all there! Metaprogramming in Ruby gets a bad rap, yet Rails itself is chock-full of metaprogramming. So what is it that separates good metaprogr...
Thu, Mar 22, 2018
6:00PM - 8:00PM
UPDATE: Due to a schedule conflict we are going for a hack night this time around, sorry for any confusion this may have caused. Please come as you are, plan to bring a laptop or help others on any project they may be working on or just chat with others who attend. I'm looking forward to seeing e...
Thu, Dec 7, 2017
Interested in learning more about micro services and service oriented architecture? Us too. Join your fellow Ruby friends for a panel type discussion on December 7th We will also have slots available for lighting talks and announcements. Folks of all experience levels are welcome! Schedule:• 6:...
Thu, Oct 19, 2017
Hacktoberfest is a month-long celebration of open source software in partnership with Digital Ocean and Github. Come hang out and get to work with other folks to try and submit a few PRs to earn your T-Shirt for the event as well as to just feel good about helping an open source project. Folks o...
Thu, Sep 21, 2017
Join us for a night of hacking on Ruby! All skill levels are welcome, bring something to work on, start something new, or work with someone else on their project! Parker will be available to assist with any Rails problems or setting up new Ruby development environments. Special thanks to CoverMyM...
Thu, Sep 7, 2017
Improvisational comedy—sometimes called improv—is a form of theater in which the performance is created in the moment. Successful improv involves learning and using a variety of skills and techniques which allow performers to quickly adapt to a constantly changing environment and new information....
Thu, Aug 3, 2017
The Module Builder pattern is a metaprogramming technique used to create new modules custom-built for the classes where they are included. Why would you want to do that? Is that even a good idea? This talk answers those questions while walking through a real life example of a refactor illustratin...