The evening’s three speakers: from left: Mike, Nathan and Dieter.
Free swag, courtesy of us and Typesafe.
Gilt mobile engineer Greg Mazurek (who speaks at our office next week) chats up a guest.
The food went fast…
Gilt engineer Ryan Martin kicks off the evening with a brief intro.
Dieter Plaetinck gave us an overview of GraphExplorer, Vimeo’s open source dashboard:
Nathan’s star-spangled office slippers = lucky footwear?
Nathan explains how Gilt’s engineering team has used WebSockets to create real-time applications that require full duplex communication. He also gave an overview of SocketWrench, his open-source wrapper around native WebSockets that offers more flexibility than the official WebSocket API. View Nathan’s full presentation here.
The night’s speakers answer questions from the audience.
Thanks to all of our speakers and guests for making it such a fun and energetic meetup!
Photos by Craig Williston/QoolFoto.