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Guillermo Rauch

socket.io

Cloudup

SF

Guillermo Rauch is the CTO and co-founder of Cloudup, a company based out of SF that's changing how we consume and share information online. His background and expertise is in the realtime web. He's the creator of socket.io, one of the most popular JavaScript projects on GitHub, with implementations in many different programming languages and frameworks. He's the author of "Smashing Node.JS" published by Wiley in 2012, currently the best-selling and highest rated book about Node.JS on Amazon. He's spoken at dozens of conferences all around the world about JavaScript and the realtime web, such as OSCon, QCon and NDC.