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Joe Williams
Developer at Cloudant and creator of Erlang Memcached client

Joe Williams is a developer at Cloudant and the creator of merle an Erlang Memcached client. Residing in Seattle, Washington he also runs the local erlounge ( When not hacking on a project he likes to ride his fixed gear bicycle and hang out with his wife.

Joe Williams is Giving the Following Talks
Web Server Deathmatch

Picking the picking the right tool for the job isn't easy, especially when you have many options to choose from. Regardless of the job one aspect to take into account is performance. This talk will pit Apache, nginx, Lighttpd, Yaws, inets:httpd and MochiWeb against each other in a battle royale of performance. Who will come out on top?