Sidekiq, The Clymb, Motorcycles

13 Apr 2012

Our own Michael Brodhead talks to Mike Perham, the maintainer and creator of Sidekiq. Listen in as they talk about Open Source, The Clymb, Motorcycles and Portland.

  • 0:30 All about Mike
  • 1:00 How Clymb works so snappily, upgrading to Rails 3.2
  • 4:00 Sidekiq
  • 11:00 Fibers making sense, when to use them
  • 13:00 Using threads
  • 16:00 Motorcycle racing
  • 23:00 Programmers and meetings
  • 29:00 SF vs. PDX: lifestyles and tech scenes

Mike Perham on: Twitter: http://twitter.com/#!/mperham GitHub: https://github.com/mperham Blog :http://www.mikeperham.com/

Links The Clymb: http://www.theclymb.com/ Sidekiq: http://mperham.github.com/sidekiq/ Sidekiq's Pledgie: http://pledgie.com/campaigns/16623 Dalli: https://github.com/mperham/dalli Girlfriday: https://github.com/mperham/girlfriday