Scaling Mobile Apps to Manage 10,000+ Geo-Spatial Database Ops/Sec
At any minute of the day there are over a million people simultaneously using Grindr, sending 1,200+ chat messages each minute, throughout 196 countries. Behind this massive consumer facing app are monumental scaling challenges; network latency and unpredictable demand can potentially disrupt the high level of service that end-users expect.
Multiple scalability, availability and performance challenges have been overcome by using cutting edge geospatial, machine learning and big data technologies to drive exceptional quality of service.
In this tech talk, you will learn:
Lukas Sliwka is the CTO at Grindr LLC, responsible for creating a highly effective and innovative engineering organization. He is the catalyst for the team's agile transformation while leading the effort to completely redesign Grindr's global services and mobile client architectures. Lukas evolved Grindr to a highly personalized experience to more than 1 million active hourly users across 196 countries.