Pat is one of the nicest people you'll ever meet. As the maintainer of the open source project, Thinking Sphinx, Pat is as patient and helpful on the mailing list as anyone could possibly be. He's taken that success and turned it into a Heroku Add-on, Flying Sphinx.
Episode | December 24th, 2016 | 32 mins 42 secs
business, flying sphinx, open source, software, sphinx, support, thinking sphinx
Pat Allan is the maintainer of the Thinking Sphinx Ruby gem that interfaces with the Sphinx search engine. He has since turned that into a side business with the Flying Sphinx Heroku Add-on.