Episodes
Redis Basics
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Redis Basics

#56 Nov 28, 2016 free
Redis within a Ruby on Rails application has many benefits. Learn to interact with Redis Server and set it up for caching within your application.

Charts and Graphs
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Charts and Graphs

#55 Nov 21, 2016 free
Learn how to use one of three charting libraries, Chart.js, Highcharts, or Google Charts, using the Chartkick gem to create simple and unobtrusive charts in your application.

Getting Started - Ruby on Rails - Development Environment
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Getting Started - Ruby on Rails - Development Environment

#54 Nov 13, 2016 free
Here is a simple workflow of setting up a new development environment. From Homebrew, ZSH, Atom, and RVM, learn how to easily get your macOS environment up and running.

Database Index Optimization and Migration Maintenance
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Database Index Optimization and Migration Maintenance

#53 Nov 6, 2016 free
Adding indexes to your databases can increase the SQL search performance on your tables. As your application grows, migration files can become out of hand, use squasher to squish them down to a single file.

Rails API - Throttling with Rack::Attack
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Rails API - Throttling with Rack::Attack

#52 Oct 30, 2016 free
Save expensive calculation time using Rack::Attack, we will learn how to limit requests coming into our application. This gem not only limits requests, but can be used to blacklist or whitelist users as well.