Jonathan Conway

Jonathan Conway
Software Engineer, Vzaar

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Jonathan has over ten years of commercial experience developing everything from large e-commerce sites to real-time trading applications for Java enabled mobile devices.

Back in 2005 Jonathan left a highly paid job in the City as a technical architect to start Agile Evolved the UK’s first purely Ruby on Rails consultancy. After the merger of Agile Evolved with New Bamboo in early 2007 Jonathan took the job of technical director.
It was during this period that he became increasingly interested in video and so left the company a year later to join Vzaar as the lead architect developing and improving the video architecture of the this popular site.

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16:35 Thursday, 4-09-2008
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Location: Saal Maritim A
Jonathan Conway (Vzaar)
Average rating: ***..
(3.50, 8 ratings)
More and more web applications whether they be large social networking destinations to busy e-commerce sites are finding that video adds significant value while holding an audiences attention. This talk will outline the various scalable video encoding, storage and serving architectures and show developers how to get around various common pitfalls. Read more.
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