Die Another Day: Scaling from 0 to 4 million daily requests as a lone developer.


You already finished your nice little Rails app. You are pretty sure it is going to be a success, everyone is going to love it. Thousands of people are going to use it. And you know what? You are right!

So, welcome to hell.

Scaling an app includes many different skills: from writing good code to system administration and architecture.

In this talk with Cristian Planas, co-founder & CTO at Playfulbet, we will comment some basic lessons taken from the case of Playfulbet, a social game with more than 150.000 registered users.