Designing to Scale: The story of ShootQ
Jonathan LaCour (ShootQ)
ShootQ is a web-based studio management solution for professional photography studios, designed to automate and simplify the task of running a small business. In this talk, Jonathan LaCour, the CTO of ShootQ, hopes to share his experience designing a web application that can scale up to meet the demands of a rapidly growing customer base. The talk will cover a variety of topics including TurboGears 2.0, WSGI, horizontal and vertical scaling, database replication, load balancing, deployment, and more.