Terracotta has a free open source edition which provides excellent functionality for clustering in Grails and Java, and I will show use to set up Terracotta and cluster your application using its main features Ehcache, HTTP Session in Tomcat, and Quartz.
I will cover the Ehcache and Tomcat aspect of integrating Grails with it and show a demonstration interacting with a Grails application and the Terracotta console. This talk will also cover how to configure Tomcat Terracotta for HTTP session clustering, hot spare, and Ehcache, and Quartz support.
Ryan is Chief Systems and Software Architect and Director of Products at ReachForce and formerly Lead Architect at Developerprogram.com.
He maintains the grails-quartz plugin, GVPS Grails plugin, and Struts 1 plugins, and co-chair of the Austin Groovy and Grails User Group in Austin, TX.
Ryan is currently building a Grails infrastructure for ReachForce as well as teaching Grails to the developer team.
Ryan is also co-founder of Xan Endeavors, LLC, a collaboration of software development, consulting, coaching, and innovation games.
In the past Ryan has architected a Grails solution for Developerprogram.com that allows rapid deployment of Developer Program portals for all kinds of companies, specializing in the mobile industry. He has also built Java and Linux based webcasting for events such as SXSW, built telecom software, and SaaS systems for the financial sector.More About Ryan »