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All Things Open: Scaling next-generation internet TV on AWS with Docker, Packer, and Chef

Tue, Oct 20, 2015 · Raleigh, NC
At DramaFever, we operate a next-generation internet TV platform, with offerings ranging from international dramas with original content, to AMC’s Sundance Documentary site; a “screams on demand” horror site, and beyond. At peak load, we serve tens of thousands of requests per second, and our AWS instance count autoscales up 10-20x throughout the week. In order to scale, we’ve used a variety of open-source tools and innovative techniques to manage our fleet of instances.

Velocity NYC 2015: Scaling next-generation internet TV on AWS with Docker, Packer, and Chef

Wed, Oct 14, 2015 · New York, NY
At DramaFever, we operate a next-generation internet TV platform, with offerings ranging from international dramas with original content, to AMC’s Sundance Documentary site; a “screams on demand” horror site, and beyond. At peak load, we serve tens of thousands of requests per second, and our AWS instance count autoscales up 10-20x throughout the week. In order to scale, we’ve used a variety of open-source tools and innovative techniques to manage our fleet of instances.