Recent Tech Decisions
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  • gevent

    #<User:0x00007febf71aebc8> Blue Shell Games

    Python's finest evented I/O framework. Powering thousands of bets per second for four years running.

  • Google BigQuery

    #<User:0x00007febf7165f40> Blue Shell Games

    Google's insanely fast, feature-rich, zero-maintenance column store. Used for real-time customer data queries.

  • DigitalOcean

    #<User:0x00007febf710c648> Blue Shell Games

    Dirt cheap bandwidth + global network + varnish = cheapest CDN on the Internets.

  • Rackspace Cloud Servers

    #<User:0x00007febf70a60c8> Blue Shell Games

    Our hosting partner for four years running. Rackspace continually evolves to meet their customers' needs.

  • Redis

    #<User:0x00007febf6e13b30> Blue Shell Games

    400,000 QPS!

  • MongoDB

    #<User:0x00007febf6a07ac8> Blue Shell Games

    The everything store.

  • Python

    #<User:0x00007febfe283740> Blue Shell Games

    The backbone language here, connecting our games to our data stores and implementing all server-side logic.