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Changes between Version 25 and Version 26 of CaseStudyLeads


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  • CaseStudyLeads

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    33See also CaseStudyQuestionnaire. 
    44 
     5Scaling 
     6 
    57 * Disqus (Brett Hoerner, David Cramer)  
    68    * Powers commenting on CNN.com, MTV.com, Engadget. 250 million users per month, 17,500 requests/sec. they have around 100 servers. See slides on [http://www.slideshare.net/zeeg/djangocon-2010-scaling-disqus Scaling Disqus]. 
     9 * addons.mozilla.org (Jeff Balogh) - Site serves 165 million requests per month. Was previously using CakePHP. 
     10 * BazaarVoice (Jon Loyens) 
     11 * RapidSMS (Andy McKay, Matt Berg) saving kids lives with Django 
     12 
     13Non-profit 
     14 
     15 * PBS (@tarequeh)   [http://www.slideshare.net/nowells/djangocon-09-presentation-pluggable-applications Pluggable applications] slides and [http://www.slideshare.net/shawnrider/teaching-an-old-pony-new-tricks-maintaining-and-updating-and-aging-django-site Teaching an old pony new tricks] slides. 
     16 * National Geographic (Rich Leland @richleland) 
    717 * NASA Nebula (Jesse Andrews) 
    8  * PBS (@tarequeh)   [http://www.slideshare.net/nowells/djangocon-09-presentation-pluggable-applications Pluggable applications] slides and [http://www.slideshare.net/shawnrider/teaching-an-old-pony-new-tricks-maintaining-and-updating-and-aging-django-site Teaching an old pony new tricks] slides. 
     18 * Discovery (Josh Ourisman) 
     19 
     20Education 
     21 
     22 * University of Texas (Gary Wilson) 
     23 * Nazareth College (@StevenLukeSmith / fvox13) 
     24 
     25Media, news  
     26 
     27 * Cox Media (Chris Heisel) 
     28 * Onion (Tom Tobin, Michael Greer) - interview http://djangositeoftheweek.com/av-club/ 
     29 * Everyblock (Adrian Holovaty, Joseph Kocherhans) 
    930 * http://projects.washingtonpost.com (???) 
    1031 * [http://blog.apps.chicagotribune.com/ Chicago Tribune] ( Christopher Groskopf / @onyxfish ) 
    11  * Everyblock (Adrian Holovaty, Joseph Kocherhans) 
     32 
     33Big business 
     34 
    1235 * LexisNexis ( Bryan Weingarten ) 
    13  * addons.mozilla.org (Jeff Balogh) - Site serves 165 million requests per month. Was previously using CakePHP. 
    14  * Cox Media (Chris Heisel) 
    15  * University of Texas (Gary Wilson) 
    16  * National Geographic (Rich Leland @richleland) 
     36 * Qualcomm (??? does anyone have a contact?) 
     37 
     38Others, not sure 
     39 
    1740 * http://politifact.com/ ( Matt Waite/@mattwaite , @jeremybowers ) 
    18  * Onion (Tom Tobin, Michael Greer) - interview http://djangositeoftheweek.com/av-club/ 
    1941 * Mahalo (Jeff Ammons) 
    2042 * Sunlight Labs (James Turk) 
    21  * Nazareth College (@StevenLukeSmith / fvox13) 
    22  * Qualcomm (??? does anyone have a contact?) 
    2343 * Compete.com (@roblacy) 
    2444 * Nasuni ( Jesse Noller ) 
    2545 * Fluther.com - Q&A website with a learning question matching algorithm and a proxied, federated product with some interesting middleware (Tim Trueman/@timtrueman) 
    26  * ~~Curse.com - 15M unique visitors / month - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D-4UN4MkSyI&feature=related~~ Per David Cramer, who used to work there, they are no longer on Django (.Net, part of why he left). 
    2746 * [http://pitchfork.com/ Pitchfork] (@blackbrrr / @seanbrant) 
    2847 * SimpleGeo (Mike Malone, Joe Stump) 
    2948 * Urban Airship  ( Michael Richardson , Adam Lowry ) 
    30  * RapidSMS (Andy McKay, Matt Berg) saving kids lives with Django 
    31  * BazaarVoice (Jon Loyens) 
    3249 * Sunlight Foundation Labs ( James Turk ) 
    33  * Discovery (Josh Ourisman) 
    3450 
    3551Should mine http://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=750142