Our software dev team for YAPC::NA 2012 has begun the task of converting the venerable ACT conference management system, used to run many YAPC’s, to Plack. It is currently directly tied to the mod_perl 1.x API. This modernization effort should make ACT more accessible to more developers around the world
Plack and PSGI have opened the new landscape of Perl web frameworks and servers. When it comes to the deployment of your web application, it gives you so many choices that would even make your sysadmin mad. This talk will quickly walk through the PSGI supported web servers and case studies of website deployment with middleware configurations.