Drew Blas

America/Chicago $2 / min
$2 / min Request expert
Overall Ratings
I've been developing & deploying SaaS websites for many years. I focus heavily on fixing common problems that SaaS sites can experience, such as: architectural bottlenecks, bad code, scalability problems, and infrastructure issues. - Software Engineering Ruby on Rails, Node.js, MySQL, Postegres, MongoDB, Redis - DevOps Chef, Puppet, deployment automation, & continuous integration - The Real Challenge The holy grail: Performance, High Availability, and Fault Tolerance.

Expert Skills

Expert Reviews

Johnny Goodman   -   Jul 7, 2014 at 02:53 am
“Drew answered my original question then transitioned over to explaining strong_params to me as well. 10 minutes with him on this topic was better than the previous 2 hours of doc reading.”
Benjamin Chan   -   Jun 2, 2014 at 05:16 pm
Robin Yang   -   Apr 21, 2014 at 07:16 pm
“Drew is really good.”
David Molina   -   Apr 15, 2014 at 06:08 pm
“No joke, Drew is an expert and an incredible asset for HackHands. He helped me understand migrations, and schemas clearly & concisely. Today, he helped me get through a problem and continue hacking.”


Expert Activity

Jul 7
Received a 5 review from Johnny Goodman
Jul 7
Had a session with Johnny Goodman
Jun 2
Received a 5 review from Benjamin Chan
Jun 2
Had a session with Benjamin Chan
Apr 21
Received a 4 review from Robin Yang
Apr 21
Had a session with Robin Yang
Apr 15
Received a 5 review from David Molina
Apr 15
Had a session with David Molina
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