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Here you will find ideas and code straight from the Software Development Team at SportsEngine. Our focus is on building great software products for the world of youth and amateur sports. We are fortunate to be able to combine our love of sports with our passion for writing code.

The SportsEngine application originated in 2006 as a single Ruby on Rails 1.2 application. Today the SportsEngine Platform is composed of more than 20 applications built on Rails and Node.js, forming a service oriented architecture that is poised to scale for the future.

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Continuous Integration for iOS Projects

10/25/2013, 3:30pm CDT, By Mark Larsen

Use the objective-ci RubyGem to get up and running quickly with continuous integration for iOS projects.

ElasticSearch on OpsWorks

09/19/2013, 2:15pm CDT, By Ian Ehlert

A quick guide with some open sourced chef recipes to get ElasticSearch up and running on AWS OpsWorks.

Scheduling EBS Snapshots on AWS for Windows EC2 Instances

09/19/2013, 2:00pm CDT, By Ian Ehlert

Get automatic EBS snapshots going on your Windows EC2 instances with minimal headaches.

OK Computer: Application Health Monitoring with No Surprises

06/28/2013, 9:15am CDT, By Patrick Byrne

We built OK Computer for configurable application health checks. We've been using it in production for a while now and think you'll find it useful.

To Affinity and Beyond

04/09/2013, 5:30pm CDT, By Patrick Byrne

How to improve performance of multi-zone database access without sacrificing redundancy.

SendGrid Outage Drives Home the Importance of Redundancy

04/01/2013, 2:45pm CDT, By Luke Ludwig

Starting now the Sport Ngin platform is sending mail through two services: SendGrid and our new provider Mailgun.

Skipping ActiveRecord While Keeping ActiveRelation

09/27/2012, 12:17pm CDT, By Patrick Byrne

When working with large amounts of records, it's sometimes a good idea to avoid creating ActiveRecord objects altogether.

Fast Rails Mass Inserts

09/26/2012, 1:46pm CDT, By Jon Phenow

Trying to insert a bunch of join records in your Has And Belongs To Many relation could likely use a speed-up, see how we did it here.

Upgrading to Ruby 1.9.3: Maximizing Performance

07/17/2012, 8:30am CDT, By Luke Ludwig

See how TST Media developers keep Ngin running in top-notch shape by measuring changes against live production traffic.

Upgrading To Ruby 1.9.3: Load Testing Production Traffic with EM-Proxy

06/18/2012, 8:00am CDT, By Ian Ehlert

An in-depth guide on load testing using production traffic.

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