Scalability 101 for Perl Programmers

By Sue Spence (‎virtualsue‎) from London.pm
Date: Friday, 23 October 2009 15:30
Duration: 40 minutes
Target audience: Any
Language: English
Tags: perl scale


Everyone agrees that scalability is a very important component of software design, but not everyone agrees on what it is, let alone how to achieve it. What *is* it? Which aspects of scalability are particularly relevant to Perl programmers?

Myths about Perl and scalability abound, and we will analyse some of these to see if they have any validity.

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