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Crux: Past, Present and Future

Jon Pither, Jeremy Taylor

The Talk

Crux origin story, present day SWOT, and future plans

I'll touch on the back-story, reasons for building Crux, challenges of building a database with bootstrapping, and our long term plans.


Jon Pither is a development team leader by trade having led projects for JUXT at multiple Tier-1 Investment Banks, an online newspaper website, a major property portal, and an international public electric bikes scheme. Jon is a co-founder of JUXT

Jeremy Taylor has been immersed in enterprise software technology since 2010 and began his adventures with Clojure in 2014. Following 7 years of pre-sales work within IBM’s ecommerce software applications business, Jeremy shifted gears to pursue a technology-centric domain and embrace the world of open source software.