March Meeting Details 2

Posted by jpm on February 21, 2006

Here are the March meeting details:

  • Bryan Alsdorf from MySQL AB will give a session about best practices for MySQL backups, complete with information about replication, restoring from backups, recovering from harmful transactions and will include practical scripts.
  • Brent Clements of Digicution, Inc. will talk about the MVC pattern of development that Ruby on Rails is based on. He will go over what it is, what it means for PHP development and how it ties into everything.
  • We will also have our usual Tips & Tricks session at the end of the meeting, with good tips about interesting PHP components, MySQL tools, Firefox extensions, AJAX/JavaScript libraries and other web development related topics.

If you are interested in joining us, please feel free to RSVP on our Meetup groups at the following links:

The Meeting location details and driving directions are also available. Please note that we changed locations slightly from last month. Instead of being on Technology Building 2 (room 230), the meeting will happen on Technology Building 1 (room 120K). Hope to see all of you in there!

February Meeting Photos 1

Posted by jpm on February 15, 2006

Took me a while, but here are the photos for the February meeting:

The list of people attending the meeting almost doubled this month, with the attendance growing to 22 members. Great meeting! Thanks to Bryan Alsdorf from MySQL AB for bringing his camera.