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Web Innovation 2007: Scaling Web Applications

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On scaling Web Applications (heard in a few sessions): Failures cannot be avoided Functionality and features alone will not work Difficult to get people with end-to-end knowledge None of the elements can be ignored Many players will be involved Each layer should be able to scale independently Scale out – not scale up Build reliability […]

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Web Innovation 2007: On Building a Social Network

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This was undoubtedly the best presentation of the two days. It had information, insights and some great advice. It was by Rohit Agarwal, Founder and CEO of Techtribe. I will try to get his presentation and upload it. He kindly agreed to email it on request. Here is how Rohit sees Social Networks: mySpace, Orkut […]

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Web Innovation 2007: Keynotes

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Jaspreet Bindra, Country Manager India (Wow. I loved his talk.) India story is going to continue. Heavy growth in education, entertainment and communications (mobile) India is not emerging. It has already emerged in mobile space. It is a different kind of story. It is not Korea, not Japan and definitely not China. Global players will […]