Dont let SOA get in your way
by Christopher Lee
As software systems become more complex, Service-Oriented or Microservice architectures become common. While these architectures have their benefits, they make building and testing your Rails application more complicated because of runtime dependencies. Chris shares his experiences building Rails applications in an SOA that keeps Rails development awesome.
Rails on AWS ElasticBeanstalk
by Florian Motlik
Flo will show how to get started with Rails on ElasticBeanstalk with and without their new Docker support.
Continuous Delivery Orchestration with Ruby
by Rob Park
Rob will walk us through some of the work he's been doing with Ruby to manage some of the pieces involved in a Continuous Delivery environment.
Resource Oriented CSS with Rails and Sass
by Alex Jarvis
Learn how to lean on Rails conventions to architecture flexible and DRY CSS using Sass.
Writing More Maintainable Tests with PageObjects
by Michael Denomy
In this talk, Mike will show how you can use PageObjects to keep your Rails integration tests DRY, expressive, and more maintainable.
Generating Slides with Ruby
by Jed Northridge
In this Lightning Talk, Jed will show us how to generate slideshows using Ruby and a gem he's devised specifically for that purpose.
Common Rails security pitfalls and ways to mitigate them
by Jesse Waites
Jesse has been dealing quite a bit with Rails security issues recently and he will share some of his experience in this Lightning Talk.