Category: Technology Posts
The Value of Not Knowing
When I came to Red Nova Labs, I had never done any sort of web development. PHP was something that your 5th grade D.A.R.E. program warned you about, CSS was a team-based computer game, and Ruby on Rails sounded like a kid's book about trains. Since then, I've had an incredible crash course in all sorts of different technologies.
Finding the Perfect Linux Dev Environment using Windows
Web applications developed in popular open source web technologies like Ruby on Rails, Django, or one of the many PHP or JAVA frameworks have a natural fit with Linux web servers. As the features of a web application grow and are optimized for speed and scalability, the dependency on Linux grows due to additional services (e.g. memcached) and platform specific third party libraries.