Episodes

#120 Ruby Objects and Memoization 2-18-2018

In this episode, we look at creating ruby objects. Then we look at different ways of implementing memoization and how it can be used to speed up our classes.
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pro ruby performance 2 Comments

#90 Benchmarking and Refactoring the content_for View Helper 7-23-2017

In a recent blog post, we looked into the content_for view helper to render breadcrumbs. Once we got the feature working, it's time to refactor the feature to lower technical debt.
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free rails performance benchmark refactor 4 Comments

#65 Searchkick and Elasticsearch 1-29-2017

Add full text searching using Searchkick and Elasticsearch. Here I will show the steps involved in adding this search to an existing application and a sample of autocomplete functionality.
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free rails search performance 18 Comments

#59 Sidekiq Basics 12-18-2016

Sidekiq is a Ruby Background Processor that manages its queue with a Redis service. Learn the basics of Sidekiq and integrating it with ActiveJob.
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free rails performance background processing 0 Comments

#56 Redis Basics 11-28-2016

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.
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free rails cache performance 7 Comments