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How to protect your MongoDB from hacks?
How to protect your MongoDB from hacks?

Recently thousands system administators faced massive cyber-attacks on MongoDB. Hackers receive the access to the system, delete important data and ask for significant redemption. Let us share with you some…

Co-working holiday in Turkey
Co-working holiday in Turkey

We just came back from warm sunny Turkey where we spent our annual WORKING HOLIDAY! As every company has its own traditions and various events, we also have one –…

Artificial Intelligence: Love it or not?
Artificial Intelligence: Love it or not?

In our previous article we explained about possibilities of modern Artificial Intelligence (AI) and promised to show you how it works. Are you interested? So, we are ready to move…

Why Us. TestCaseLab
Why Us. TestCaseLab

As you know not long time ago we launched our own test case management system TestCaseLab. But now we got the audience’s feedback. Here you can check how guys from…

React vs. Angular 2 integration with RoR
React vs. Angular 2 integration with RoR

Here we found a great tutorial for you on how to implement React or Angular 2 while using Ruby on Rails. Lately there are lots of debates about these two…

Delivering analytics with Slack and RoR
Delivering analytics with Slack and RoR

Nowadays Slack is becoming must-be app for cutting edge company. It doesn’t consider only tech direction enterprises anymore, even retail and marketing agencies see the gain from using Slack on…

We have lift-off! TestCaseLab
We have lift-off! TestCaseLab

What’s all the fuss about? We are just happy to announce the release of our application for QA engineers. This means that past few months we were developing brand new…

The art of programming
The art of programming

There are still a lot of debates whether programming is a science or more of an art. We don’t know exactly if it’s true, but what we know for sure,…

For those who were born with Rails
For those who were born with Rails

If you would like to read an ode to RoR framework and see how it shaped and turned the whole world upside down, follow to Arkency blog. Here the author explains…

Want to succeed at startup? Follow these 4 tips
Want to succeed at startup? Follow these 4 tips

It always seems that startups always have fun, smooth start and that their workers live in a fairytale world. But to be honest, the reality is quite harsh: as it appears…

Master controllers in your code
Master controllers in your code

“Should I code well or fast?” In a recent interview with Full Stack Radio Lord and Saviour DHH explains how he organizes Rails controllers in the latest version of Basecamp. From the…

Find best ratio in your Rails apps
Find best ratio in your Rails apps

Have you even got mad when your controllers and applications were growing that fast that you couldn’t possibly do anything about it? Look, here you will find some useful technics…

Top 10 Ruby events this year
Top 10 Ruby events this year

Check out all main Ruby events this year. In front of us there are still few meaningful conferences worth checking on. So here we go: RubyConfLT Vilnius, Lithuania/ April 23,…

Meditation retreat with Ruby
Meditation retreat with Ruby

Being Ukrainian Ruby Meditation regular sponsor and co-founder, we couldn’t miss the 7th meetup where high-skilled Rubyists gathered to share and exchange the experience. This time the main topics were…

Tips and tricks how to make your own gorgeous Ruby maps
Tips and tricks how to make your own gorgeous Ruby maps

This time we would like to show an example of making world maps with countries painted according to some values. To make it possible we’ll use simple nevertheless very efficient…

Scrape anything, anywhere
Scrape anything, anywhere

Problem Remember, how many times while studying/working did you need to get some information from the website? It is there, most times open for public use, but impossible to extract….

Boost your efficiency with Gera-IT
Boost your efficiency with Gera-IT

It’s not easy to be always hard-working, setting challenges and achieving them. At some point you lose all your energy and start pushing yourself to struggle through deadlines, trying to…

Hello, Docker: let’s package and sail!
Hello, Docker: let’s package and sail!

Have you already watched tons of youtube manuals and read all the docker docs, but you still don’t get the idea? So, probably this is time to see how we…

Why Ruby?
Why Ruby?

Because it’s a winner’s language, as it was proved in CodeBattle experiment. They invited thousands of coders from around the world to kick each other’s asses show their best in…

20 Years of Ruby
20 Years of Ruby

This year has been really rich for technical anniversaries. We just have finished the celebration of Rails’ decade, but legendary Yukihiro Matsumoto (Matz – the creator of Ruby) has already…

Gera-IT Team immersed themselves in Meditation
Gera-IT Team immersed themselves in Meditation

Don’t doubt – we’re keen on Ruby and ready to support any event if it’s a Ruby one. That’s why Gera-IT is a co-founder and regular sponsor of such considerable…

Success Story: SnapBet hits ICE 2016… Hits and wins!
Success Story: SnapBet hits ICE 2016… Hits and wins!

Guys in Gera-IT believe that February is a good month for winning! With a smile on the faces and pride in the eyes we would like to congratulate our long-standing and valuable customer…

Centrifugal - fast and efficient real-time messaging server
Centrifugal – fast and efficient real-time messaging server

Are you looking for a reliable, fast and efficient real-time messaging server? So try Centrifugal! Chats, real-time charts, notifications, various counters and even games can be built using this great…

Success Story: ReadingWise Team hits the BETT!
Success Story: ReadingWise Team hits the BETT!

Gera-IT team warmly congratulates ReadingWise Team with participation in the biggest international educational exhibition BETT 2016, which has just banged around in London. ReadingWise – is our pride. It is…

Welcome to “Ruby Meditation 6” conference in Kyiv

On behalf of Ruby Meditation Team, Gera-IT invites everyone interested in new trends of Ruby to take part in “Ruby Meditation 6” conference, held in Kyiv, on Saturday, February 13…

Safely evaluating user-defined formulas and calculations with Ruby
Safely evaluating user-defined formulas and calculations with Ruby

We are just wondered how you cope with parsing complex formulas? Do you know about Dentaku – provider of a safe and simple way to execute user-defined mathematical formulas within…

10 years from Rails 1.0
10 years from Rails 1.0

More than ten years ago a history of a remarkable framework Ruby on Rails started off. Framework, captured hearts of thousands of upstream developers, continues to gain popularity all over…

Happy New Year!
Happy New Year!

Happy New Year to all our team, families, customers and all our friends!   Wishing you Greater Opportunities, Brighter Promises and Abundant Success by making each new day more eventful…

Happy Birthday, Linus Torvalds!
Happy Birthday, Linus Torvalds!

Today Linus Torvalds celebrates 46th Birthday! The Linux father was born on December 28, 1969 in Helsinki. In 1988, Linus enrolled at University of Helsinki, and 3 years later the…

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Dear friends, Santa Claus is knocking to you at this holiday time of year, bringing abundance and happiness to your homes and families, filled with growth, prosperity and joy. 2016…

Wish a happy Thanksgiving!
Wish a happy Thanksgiving!

Wish a happy Thanksgiving! We are pleased to remember whom we are grateful for in every year. Especially to our team: Thanks guys for team spirit, for the work done…

WebSummit 2015: Pros & cons. Time to evaluate!
WebSummit 2015: Pros & cons. Time to evaluate!

Week passed from the moment as 2015 WebSummit was completed. And it’s an outstanding moment to summarize results. Let me start from the positive moments: 1. Many thanks to WebSummit…

Joyful Hallow's Eve  2015
Joyful Hallow’s Eve 2015

All Hallow’s Eve broke the uniformity of  Gera-IT every day life with its rich orange-pumpkin moments. Our amazing guys from Kyiv office always happy met together to common events and…

Gera-IT at the Web Summit 2015 in Dublin
Gera-IT at the Web Summit 2015 in Dublin

For the next three days, Gera-IT will be attending the Web Summit 2015 in Dublin, Ireland. We are glad to be present among more than 20,000 global attendees and get…

Active weekend
Active weekend

This weekend our team was on carting again. It has become one of the most favorite entertainment for our employees. We adore speed and drive. Excellent weather, sun is shining…

Carpathians 2015
Carpathians 2015

Summertime is full of sunny and warm days. It’s the best time for having holidays, gathering fruits and berries and having fun together. In addition it’s time for traditional Carpathians…

Case: How to find out who is logged in to website right now

Problem We have an app built using ruby on rails with default Gemfile(devise, pg, etc). And one page, where we have to print all logged in users.

Weekends together
Weekends together

Our Company is not only an IT professionals who provide customer with qualified services. But also we know how to have fun relax in the weekends. Most of our employees…

Congratulations, Dear Ladies! With 8th of  March!
Congratulations, Dear Ladies! With 8th of March!

Spring holiday congratulate you! Happiness, health and joy, we wish! Let this spring will bring for you lot of smiles, warmth and kindness!               …

New Year 2015
New Year 2015

2015 New Year has come!!!  It was really great. Such bright beginning of a new year can get you inspired to make changes or to do things differently. Thanks a…

“Ruby Meditation 5” Conference
“Ruby Meditation 5” Conference

The Fifth “Ruby Meditation” Conference was held on 6 December 2014 in Kyiv. Essentially, it was a valuable event for Ruby on Rails developers with attendee from all over Ukraine….

Conference “Ruby Meditation 3”

The third Ruby Meditation Conference was held at the same cosy location, in Pashkov`s house. It was a great pleasure to see, that our IT family is constanetly growing: more…

Work in Carpathians Montains 2014
Work in Carpathians Montains 2014

It has become a good tradition to have two weeks trip to the Carpathians mountings in the beginning of August. In summertime there is plenty of berries and mushrooms there….

New year celebration 1!

New 2014 Year came and our friendly team gathered to celebrate this event. It was a great day, full of interesting events. Early saturday morning we gathered in our lovely…

Visit of SafeInHome project customers

During the visit of SafeInHome project customers we examined and discussed our plans , goles and prospectives, lots of issues, that needed instant solutions. Each day of the week we…

Ruby Meditation 3
Ruby Meditation 3

Third Ruby Meditation took place at the same cosy location, in Pashkov`s house. It was a great pleasure to see, that our IT family grows: more than 60 RORs joined…

Welcome to Ruby Meditaion 3

We kindly invite you join Ruby Meditaion 3, that starts on Saturday, 2nd of November, 2013 from 11:00 AM till 5:00 PM (EET) Kiev, Ukraine. Ruby Meditations invites you to…

Launch of Budsvetom project

We have recently launched new project BudSvetom . Project is targeted to provide  interesting materials on self growing, health, relationship, interesting events. Step by step more userinteraction functionality will be…

RubyMeditation 2

Second RubyMeditation conference was organized. During this conference we had very different types of topics. Starting from managing aspects and up to refactoring and deep tech issues of RoR technology….

Launch of GeraERP

We are always trying to optimize workflows in business and add transparency into work with customers. As result we have build GeraERP system that provide ability to manage IT company…

RubyMeditation 1

GeraIT took part in organisation of Ruby on Rails conference RubyMeditation in Kiev. This was a small conference for near 40 members. Main point of this event was to make…

Visit to Customers in Ireland20 October 2012

Main goal of this trip was to meetings with customers in Ireland. We have performed set of very important and interesting meetings. Also we fall in love with nature of…

Office in Sevastopol

Our team in Sevastopol is growing step by step. Office was opened in order to increase team’s efficiency in communication and collaboration.

GeraIT team in Carpathians mountains 2012

We were waiting for this event all long year , and at last we are along with mother nature 🙂 This time we have 3 small kids with us as…

Office in Zhovti Vody

Our team in Zhovty Vody is growing step by step. Office was opened in Zhovty Vody in order to provide convenient space for team collaboration.

Launch of Paymonit.com

Our team enjoy to work on internal startups. One of such startups is Paymonit.com . We started thinking about how we can track and manage our recurrent payments. As result…

Visit of Netherland customers

One of our most complicated and highload project is Shop2Market. We had a regular visits of customers to our Kiev Office. During this visit all team gathered together to discuss…

Shop2market wins Marketing Innovation Award

We are glad to announce that one of our project,  Shop2Market,  has won Innovatie Award 2011! We would like to thanks our guys  for their hard work and sleepless nights….

Barcamp-4, 03-2011

There was interesting format selected for last Barcamp. Kinda free discussion between rails specialists. During first conversation there were a lot information about large projects planning and implementation. It was…

Happy New Year!!!!

We wish you all to  celebrate this holidays  in atmosphere of love and  warmth  with  your family and friends.  Be happy!!!

Европейская электронная библиотека

На 20 ноября официально анонсировано открытие сайта европейской электронной библиотеки Europeana, на котором будут бесплатно доступны миллионы изданий в цифровом формате: аудио, видео и фотоматериалы, художественные и литературные произведения, рукописи…