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Lessons on Scaling Rapidly-growing Startups in the Cloud

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Lessons on Scaling Rapidly-growing Startups in the Cloud

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xMatters delivers integration-driven collaboration that relays data between systems, while engaging the right people to proactively resolve issues. Read the Monitoring in a Connected Enterprise whitepaper and learn about 3 tools for resolving incidents quickly.

Andy Parsons, CTO of the rapidly growing startup Bookish, gives a presentation about his "battle scars" earned while overseeing the rapid scaling-up of his company's web services.

Parsons talks about running PostgreSQL, Ruby, Solr, and Scala instances on the EC2 cloud, which allowed his team many options for scaling infrastructure but also introduced a number of challenges.

This talk will be useful for anyone considering implementing a similar architecture.


Discovering, responding to, and resolving incidents is a complex endeavor. Read this narrative to learn how you can do it quickly and effectively by connecting AppDynamics, Moogsoft and xMatters to create a monitoring toolchain.

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