Make It Feel Fast: Using the Groupcache Library in Go

Evan Owen, Director of Engineering at Cotap, shares why they chose Go for low-latency processing and delivery of user-generated media content between mobile messaging clients. The challenges they faced prompted Evan to choose Go, specifically for the Groupcache library developed at Google. His talk introduces distributed caching using Groupcache in single and multi-layer configurations, working with images and media in-memory, as well as some insights into the world of cgo.

This video was recorded at the GoSF meetup at Thumbtack in SF.