Backend Development

How Microservices Saved the Day: Sean McCullough on Explosive Growth at Groupon

by Nathan Collier

How would you like to maintain the eCommerce website for the fastest growing company in the world? How would you deal with massive, unpredictable spikes in traffic, a patchwork technology stack, and rapidly changing…

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Mike Hostetler’s Secret to Hiring Great Technical Talent: Being Active in Communities

mm by Olivia Lanaras

Top developers aren’t searching for jobs. They aren’t using a recruiter. So if your company is just putting out job postings and using recruiters to hire, you’re already looking at second tier candidates. How…

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How to Innovate Inside an Enterprise Organization: Matt Savino of DIRECTV

by Nathan Collier

Matt Savino was part of a team that accomplished what some have called impossible: They successfully executed a major innovation project inside a massive Fortune 500 company—DIRECTV (now part of AT&T). In an exclusive interview,…

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How Cars.com Developer Mac Heller-Ogden Convinced His Bosses to Adopt Node.js

by Nathan Collier

What does it look like when developers go above and beyond for their company? We think it probably looks a lot like Mac Heller-Ogden did two years ago, working late into the evening at…

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