Lessons from building LinkedIn Mobile - HTML5 & Node.js
Track: Taming MobileLocation:Grand Ballroom B/CAbstract:
As mobile applications become central to your business, the architecture of your front end and back end systems changes significantly. Technologies like Node.js and HTML5 help you build an efficient architecture for creating mobile solutions, but they are new to the industry. LinkedIn has been using these technologies to serve millions of users for the past 3 years.
This session will define the impact of mobile on architecture, explain our choices of HTML5 and Node.js and share some learnings about how to use these technologies effectively at scale.