Hosted by Pivotal Labs and VentureArchetypes.
Moderated panel discussion: Competitive strategies & tactics (offensive vs. defensive…e.g., first mover vs. fast follower), Dealing with copy cats, both domestic and international, Standing out in a crowded space when resources are limited, Creative competitive research, analysis and tracking
Brian Cantrill and Adam Leventhal from Sun Microsystems give a talk on the dynamic tracing framework, DTrace.
Felix M. and Aaron Peckham talk about HAML.
Ben Brinckerhoff and Dan Mayer talk about Devver, their cloud-based test acceleration platform.
Christian Sepulveda gives an overview of the Scrum development process as it applies to software.
Lewis Cirne demos New Relic’s RPM, a real-time Rails performance monitoring and analysis tool.
Ezra Zygmuntowicz talks about Vertebra, Engine Yard’s distributed cloud application programming platform.
Seth Fitzsimmons and Blaine Cook talk about Fire Eagle, a location-awareness provider for online applications. Fire Eagle is a Yahoo! venture that gives applications and websites user-configurable information about the user’s location.