Pat Shaughnessy

Pat Shaughnessy
Software Architect, -

Web site | @patshaughnessy2

Pat is a Boston based Rails developer; at his day job Pat works at integrating Rails and other open source frameworks such as PHP/Drupal with large, legacy systems made up of a toxic mixture of vendor technologies such as WebSphere, Oracle (PL/SQL), Visual Basic, Lotus Notes/Domino, etc.

After struggling with legacy systems all day, in his free time Pat enjoys writing a blog on open source Ruby on Rails development ideas geared towards beginners.

Pat spends a lot of time with his wife and two kids. He is is fluent in Spanish and travels frequently with his family to Spain.

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Can you successfully write Rails applications in an Enterprise ecosystem full of existing databases, legacy applications and old technologies? Yes, but you may have to use Rails in a different way than usual. We'll show how we used standard Rails tools in just such an way. Read more.
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