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How to Make AJAX Requests With Raw JavaScript
Category: Web Development > Other      Posted: 31 Jul 09

I demonstrated how to make AJAX requests with raw JavaScript. In today's screencast, we'll take things a step further as we use PHP to query a database, convert it to the JSON format, and use Javascript to asynchronously request this information and display it on the page..

Introduction to NHibernate: Collection Relationships (Part 5)
Category: Languages > .net      Posted: 20 Jun 09

In this episode we will continued our dive into how to use NHibernate.

we'll discuss some of the types of collections (bag, set, and list), some of the features NHibernate offers for loading, sorting, and pre-filtering collection data, and how cascading and transparent lazy loading works w...

Introduction to NHibernate: What does NHibernate bring to the table
Category: Languages > .net      Posted: 18 Jun 09

n this episode, you will learn about the reasons why you might use an Object/Relational Mapper (ORM). You will also hear why NHibernate is a particularly good ORM, when it is appropriate to use NHibernate and when it is NOT appropriate to use NHibernate. Finally, you will hear why you might choose NH...

Using Linq2Objects to perform list conversions
Category: Languages > .net      Posted: 18 Jun 09

In this episode we will walk you though how to do list conversion using Linq.

We will walk though the various ways in which you can perform list conversions.

MySQL, Postgres, and Rails
Category: Web Development > Ruby On Rails      Posted: 18 Jun 09

Guyren Howe has considerable experience with both MySQL and PostgreSQL. He discusses the myriad technical and other advantages to using PostgreSQL inst...

Taylor Weibley & Databases
Category: Web Development > Ruby On Rails      Posted: 28 Feb 09

Taylor Weibley is the director of support at Engine Yard, where he's seen plenty of poorly scaling Rails applications. In this first interview he lets us know about three things we can do today to help our application performance. After his interview I go through some common ways to Scale your Data...

Cache Expiration
Category: Web Development > Ruby On Rails      Posted: 28 Feb 09

When you start caching html content which depends on data in your database, what happens when that data changes? You're going to need to expire that cache, and in this episode, we show you how Rails makes this quite easy

Relaxing with CouchDB - Will Leinweber
Category: Database > General      Posted: 19 Feb 09

Will believes that CouchDB, and other document databases, are going to continue to grow in popularity in the future, and it's important that we as deve...

Ruby In the Clouds - Jim Menard
Category: Languages > Ruby      Posted: 07 Feb 09

Ruby In the Clouds is about the challenges and results I've faced bringing Ruby and Rails to the 10gen cloud computing platform. It will most definite...

Fluent nHibernate
Category: Languages > .net      Posted: 05 Feb 09

Sebastien Lambla demonstrates how to create a simple database with Fluent NHibernate. Some of the key facts about Fluent NHibernate, which are also a part of the talk are: Fluent NHibernate is XML free. All property references use the actual class instead of strings. A testing framework that provides...

Reliable database/messaging transactions without 2PC
Category: Languages > Java      Posted: 04 Feb 09

Rob Purcell and Manoj Bajaj of UBS will give a talk on, reliable database/messaging transactions without 2PC

Category: Web Development > Ruby On Rails      Posted: 10 Dec 08

Dominic Damian talks about the different options available to you when deploying a Rails application. He covers areas such as servers, caching, databas...