Google App Engine at the Utah Python User's Group on Thursday

Clint Savage herlo1 at gmail.com
Tue Apr 8 15:54:39 MDT 2008


On Tue, Apr 8, 2008 at 1:30 PM, Jonathan Ellis <jonathan at utahpython.org>
wrote:

> Hi all,
>
> Last night, Google announced their App Engine
> (http://code.google.com/appengine/), which allows creating web
> applications that access Google's BigTable technology and invisibly
> scales across as many servers as necessary to handle load.
>
> Here is a short summary of why App Engine is exciting:
>
> http://bob.pythonmac.org/archives/2008/04/08/google-app-engine-changes-everything/
>
> And a long one:
> http://highscalability.com/google-appengine-first-look
>
> This is huge news, so we've cancelled our planned meeting and asked
> Seth House, one of our django experts, to demonstrate how to get
> started with App Engine.
>
> We'll be meeting at 7:00 at the University of Utah, Emma Eccles Jones
> Medical Research Building, Room 1200, Thursday the 10th.  Maps on
> http://utahpython.org
>
> -Jonathan


I will be there with recording device in hand, and streaming it at
stream.utos.org as well!  Remember that PLUG is also on Wednesday!

See you all there,

Clint



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