Posts Tagged ‘Research and Development’

E-mails in Ruby on Rails

July 29, 2014 | 6 Comments | Anton Trushkevich
This blog post explores different scenarios of working with e-mails in Ruby on Rails: sending and receiving an e-mail, as well as using address tagging.

Hadoop Distributions: Comparison and Top 5 Trends

July 10, 2014 | 0 Comments | Kirill Grigorchuk
The article overviews how Hadoop distributions differ, as well as provides insights into their major features, the ecosystem development, enterprise adoption, etc.

Ruby Integration Testing Tools: Population Census 2014

June 29, 2014 | 2 Comments | Eugene Melnikov
This blog post overviews how the technology stack across Ruby integration tooling has changed over 2010–2014.

An Augmented Reality App by Altoros Hit 3,000,000 Unique Users During 3 Days

April 6, 2014 | 0 Comments | Alena Vasilenko...
Normally, cloud-based solutions are scaled horizontally by adding more nodes to a cluster. However, the fine-tuning capabilities are limited in this case.

Performance Comparison of Ruby Frameworks: Sinatra, Padrino, Goliath, and Ruby on Rails

February 7, 2014 | 0 Comments | Eugene Melnikov
This blog post shares the performance results of four popular Ruby frameworks to find the best fit for a highly loaded Ruby application.

LikeFolio: Invest in What You "Like" (Fox Business Video)

January 22, 2014 | 0 Comments | Alex Khizhniak
Learn how Altoros helped to improve the overall performance and uptime of a social media platform for online investing.

MADlib: A Solution for Big Data Analytics from Pivotal

January 14, 2014 | 0 Comments | Sofia Parfenovich
The blog post explores the MADlib library, featuring its performance clustering and linear regression results in comparison to Wolfram Mathematica.

Using BOSH Lite to Deploy Cloud Foundry

December 5, 2013 | 4 Comments | Nastia Shaternik
This blog post explains how to deploy Cloud Foundry using BOSH Lite: set up an environment, boot a virtual machine, upload a specific stemcell and CF release, etc.

Hadoop Benchmark: Cloudera vs. Hortonworks vs. MapR

November 28, 2013 | 0 Comments | Alex Khizhniak
The study demonstrates the performance results of the major Hadoop distributions operating under seven types of workloads.

A Gaming Bots Constest at a RoR Meetup

September 23, 2013 | 0 Comments | Volha Kurylionak
During the meetup, Belarusian developers shared tech experience in RoR and cloud development, as well as took part in the Ruby Codenjoy race.