Category Archives: Technology

SOA Sucks When You Have no Control Over the “S”

[rant] For the past four years I’ve struggled to build SOA systems in a timely manner. In every case it has been because it was decided to go with another department or companies service for a crucial system feature. I’m … Continue reading

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HTML5, NodeJS, WebGL, CSS Animations – Oh My!

All things I didn’t learn at the HTML5 Developer Conference 2011 in San Francisco. The conference was unfortunately a bust. The venue was not large enough for the number of attendees and most sessions were full so you couldn’t get … Continue reading

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How Much Innovation is Too Much Innovation

Saving this spot for a long rant on my dislike of where the field of software engineering has been heading.

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MongoSF 2011 is Teh Over

MongoSF was better than your average conference. The guys at 10 Gen did an awesome job of providing useful information in short focused sessions. A lot of my Mongo questions were answered within the first few sessions. The swag bag … Continue reading

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GDC 2011

GDC 2011 is underway, we’re into day two out of five. Tomorrow the exhibition floor opens up and you’ll be able to check out the awesome GameSpy booth, nestled between the Nintendo and Google booths. The summits and tutorials have … Continue reading

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Do All Servers go to Heaven?

I have to wonder, what’s going to happen to the hundreds of servers we’re leaving behind at our old data-center?

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Off to San Francisco Tomorrow

Going to learn about Cassandra and Mongo DB. Should be fun.

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Back From GDC

I’m back from GDC, and it was awesome. I sat through some great sessions and participated in some great round tables. The Blizzard party was a real treat, thank you Ryan for the invite. Getting to talk to Pat about … Continue reading

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GameSpy at GDC

GameSpy is headed to the Game Developers Conference. We have our booth in the north hall and we even have our own session. GameSpy Technology at GDC 2009 No More Excuses: Taking the Wii Online

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