Scalability 101 for Perl Programmers

Scalability 101 for Perl Programmers

By Sue Spence (‎virtualsue‎) from
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.

Attended by: Stefano Rodighiero (‎larsen‎), Ferruccio Zamuner (‎ferz‎), Tim Bunce, peppe, Emanuele Zeppieri (‎emazep‎), Mathias Reitinger (‎mathias‎), Marco Fontani (‎mfontani‎), Maciej Czekay (‎Bruno‎), Stefano Tirabassi, menozero, lorenzo, Henry Snoek, Fernando Vezzosi (‎Bucciarati‎), Marco d'Itri (‎Md‎), Paolo Lunazzi, andrea ciampalini, Fabio Invernizzi (‎fabulus‎),

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