Riak Recap for July 13 - 14

Mark Phillips mark at basho.com
Fri Jul 15 16:43:33 EDT 2011

Afternoon, Evening, Morning to All -

For today's Recap: jobs, gists from #riak, blog posts, and more.

Enjoy, and have a great weekend.


Community Manager
Basho Technologies

Riak Recap for July 13 - 14

1) Myron Marston and the Ripple Committers have Ripple running on
Travis CI. Travis CI is a (new) open, distributed build system for the
Ruby community.

* Details here ---> http://twitter.com/#!/seancribbs/statuses/91579267246338048

2) Speaking of Ripple, Sean posted his Day 3 Recap blog post about the
Ripple Hackathon that just concluded in San Francisco.

* Read here ---> http://seancribbs.com/tech/2011/07/14/ripple-hackathon---day-3/

3) Basho Hacker Russell Brown (@russelldb) wrote a great post about
the changes he just merged into Riak's Java Client.

* Read here ---> http://blog.basho.com/2011/07/14/The-All-New-Riak-Java-Client/

4) cdepue and silvainsf had a short conversation in #riak about one
approach to doing geo-spacial encoding with Riak.

* Read here ---> https://gist.github.com/1085479

5) nathanmarz and etrepum had an interesting chat in #riak that
started with "could riak-core be used to build other kind of data
models, such as key -> set?"

* Gist here ---> https://gist.github.com/1085488

6) Three jobs to pass along:

* Qwiki is looking for an Engineer in San Francisco with Riak chops
---> http://www.ventureloop.com/ventureloop/jobdetail.php?r=f_sh&jobid=66965

* RedFlag in Houston is looking for a Ruby Developer with Riak
experience  (bonus points for Erlang knowledge on this one, too) --->

* Synacor in Buffalo is hiring a Web Software Architect that know them
some Riak ---> http://personforce.com/jobs/employment/Web+Software+Architect/11538

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