Episodes

Saving Individual Attributes with StimulusJS

Episode #189 5-19-2019 pro

In this episode, we take a look at recreating a feature on Zoom's setting page where clicking a check box automatically saves the changed setting.

Interview with Riaz Virani

Episode #188 5-15-2019 free

Riaz talks about his experience with organizing and hosting the Atlanta Ruby Users Group meetup. We discuss sponsors, hidden costs of hosting meetups and general tips for guests.

Extending the Rails Core Form Builder

Episode #187 5-12-2019 pro

In this episode, we build a custom form builder to extend and add functionality our forms to display errors inline with the form inputs.

Nested Forms from Scratch with StimulusJS

Episode #186 5-5-2019 free

Using StimulusJS controllers, adding nested forms to a Rails application is easy and unobtrusive. In this episode, we look at an alternative way of creating nested forms without the Cocoon gem.

Application Performance Monitoring in Rails

Episode #185 4-28-2019 pro

Monitoring your application's performance is an important part of knowing its health. In this episode, we look at three popular services.

Load Testing with JMeter

Episode #184 4-21-2019 pro

Load Testing is an important aspect of due diligence when hosting a production application. It can also help uncover infrastructure requirements and server costs.

Interview with Frank Rietta

Episode #183 4-17-2019 free

In this interview, Frank Rietta, a security expert in web applications, talks about various recommendations for securing a Ruby on Rails application. Many areas are explored from code, staff, servers and infrastructure.

Interview Questions

Episode #182 4-14-2019 pro

In this episode, we look at various questions asked during interviews.

Introduction to Kubernetes

Episode #181 4-7-2019 free

In this episode, we take a tour of what Kubernetes is, how to install and configure a local development instance, and deploying a sample application.

3 Different Perspectives of Importing Records

Episode #180 3-31-2019 pro

In this episode, we look at 3 different ways of importing data into a Rails application; each having their own use cases, drawbacks and benefits.