Matt is an experienced web architect with a software development background. He has deep expertise in building, scaling and operating global-scale Java, Ruby on Rails and AMP web applications. He has been a contributor to the memcached project, one of the maintainers of the Java spymemcached client and a core developer on Couchbase. He is currently heading up Couchbase's work in getting the right bits needed for PHP, Java, .NET, Ruby and node.js developers (among others) by building the Developer Solutions team at Couchbase. This global team spans from eastern Europe to the western United States and work together with the Couchbase Open Source community.