Sponsored by New Zealand PHP Conference
September 7th, Wellington – Victoria University
In this talk, I’ll explain at a very high level how Facebook works, including Hack (the PHP dialect Facebook wrote), web servers, the data layer and access to databases. This will show the students how some things that they’ve learned are used in practice, as well as other approaches for a site that runs in a huge scale.Then I’ll move on to explain how is the workflow for software engineers, including source control, code review and sending code to production.
– When: September 1st, 2015 at 10am.
– Where: Massey University – Palmerston North
10am – 11am: Inside Facebook
11am – 12pm: Crush Your Coding Interview
– When: September 7th, 2015 at 5:00pm.
– Where: AM102, AM104 Alan Macdiarmid Building Victoria University of Wellington – Kelburn Campus
5.00pm – 5.30pm: General Introduction
5:30pm – 6:30pm: Inside Facebook
6:30 – 7:30pm: Crush Your Coding Interview
Students: Register Online and get a chance to join the New Zealand PHP Conference 2015 for free.
More details: firstname.lastname@example.org
Alejandro Marcu – Software Engineer at Facebook
Alejandro has been working for over 6 years as a Software Engineer at
Facebook in Silicon Valley. He worked in a variety of project such as:
Huge Data migrations, pages timeline, photos, the ORM system used
internally, code generation and currently on the Ads API.
Alejandro started programming games in Basic at age 9 in a CZ Spectrum
computer, and later switched to a PC where he learned Turbo Pascal and