Watch live: learn to scale your engineering at the RAMP conference

Watch live: learn to scale your engineering at the RAMP conference

RAMP is a tech conference on scaling systems from 1 to 100 million users, held in Budapest on July 11-12, with speakers from companies like Yahoo, DropBox, and Netflix. The goal is to showcase how to build systems that are easy to scale from the beginning.

RAMP is a sellout conference designed to help developers learn from those who have been in the trenches of building highly scalable backend systems. It takes place in Budapest over the next two days, organized by the teams behind some of Hungary’s most successful startups; PreziLogMeIn and Ustream, and you can watch it live on Ustream.Read more »

RAMP: a conference on scaling systems on July 11-12 in Budapest

RAMP: a conference on scaling systems on July 11-12 in Budapest

RAMP is a tech conference on scaling systems from 1 to 100 million users, held in Budapest on July 11-12, with speakers from companies like Yahoo, DropBox, and Netflix. The goal is to showcase how to build systems that are easy to scale from the beginning.

Three Hungarian startups, LogMeIn, Prezi and Ustream, wanted to add a new genre of conference where the best engineers and developers would discuss the challenges they faced. These conferences are for hardcore technical experts and also serve as an exploration of technology pioneering in Europe. The latest in this series of conferences is RAMP, showcasing best engineering practices to start building systems that are easy to scale from the beginning.Read more »

Highlights of the first Pioneers Unplugged hosted in Budapest

Highlights of the first Pioneers Unplugged hosted in Budapest

The first Pioneers Unplugged was hosted in Budapest on June 18. The goal of Pioneers Unplugged is to bring together people who are interested in entrepreneurship and innovative future technologies, and become the regular meeting point of this community.

On Tuesday, June 18, the first Pioneers Unplugged was hosted in Budapest. It inspired and educated more than 100 people from the local startup community such as entrepreneurs, investors, managers, programmers, students and people from the press. While Pioneers Festival is a conference to show off everything in tech, the Pioneers Unplugged offshoot of the brand is quite the opposite. It is a much more low key, personal experience with a perfect environment to meet and network with their peers. So, what did you miss? Read more »

Pub Summit series is arriving to Budapest in May

Pub Summit series is arriving to Budapest in May

The Pub Summit event series is taking place in 40 countries across 5 continents over the course of 2013, all with a single focus – bring people together and provide them with the opportunity to socialize and grow their networks.

In 2012, the organisers of the Web Summit conference held 50 invite-only meet ups - or what they called it "Pub Summits" - mostly in Europe, in search of the new thing. They met some incredible startups, investors, bloggers, incubators, and invited the most interesting and promising to the Web Summit. 2013 sees the return of the Pub Summits. This year however, it will be hitting 100 cities in every corner of the world to bring together exciting tech communities over a pint. The first Budapest Pub Summit will take place on Thursday, May 23 at thehub.hu.Read more »

Bridge Budapest: fellowships at Facebook, Twitter, and Soundcloud

Bridge Budapest: fellowships at Facebook, Twitter, and Soundcloud

The founders of Hungarian startups Prezi, Ustream, LogMeIn, and Seagate Technologies joined together to establish Bridge Budapest, a non-profit organisation that aims to inspire and motivate young people to dream, and to make their dreams come true.

Bridge Budapest is a non-profit association of Hungarian entrepreneurs who created globally used products and rapidly scaling businesses. It offers a fully financed fellowship program for Hungarian university students (graduate and post-graduate) and journalists to gain practical experience from companies like Facebook, Soundcloud, Twitter. They also invite students and journalists from all around the world to do fellowships at Logmein, Prezi or Ustream.Read more »


 
 
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