Which are the most popular consensus algorithms? What are their usages nowadays and why they are important? In this article I focus also on their implementations on the docker ecosystem.
paxos The work that I mainly do in real life is focused on architecting systems and platforms and this has to do a lot with DevOps. I don’t know if this is a good or a bad thing but nevertheless, this is how I spend my days. In today’s environment, that […]
Savvy businesses crave rapid iterative development, reduced IT costs, and strategic use of IT staff for creating differentiated services, not for provisioning and managing back-end compute resources. The answer? Serverless computing. Serverless computing, an emerging style of application development, eliminates the complexity of dealing with servers at all levels of […]
What is an API? This is one of the issues we have been dealing with, since the first day of this blog. I started uploading articles and opinions on that, as well as tutorials. Dealing with this question again doesn’t feel like repeating myself, but more like I want to […]
If you’re a developer and have no intentions of ever getting paid for writing code, then deciding between open-sourcing your software or not can be a simple decision. However, if you have any intentions to get compensated for your work, then the decision to open-source or not can be a […]
The uniform interface constraint defines the interface between clients and servers. It simplifies and decouples the architecture, which enables each part to evolve independently. The four guiding principles of the uniform interface are: Resource-Based Individual resources are identified in requests using URIs as resource identifiers. The resources themselves are conceptually […]
Nowadays, it is clear that cloud computing has revolutionized how technology is obtained, used and managed. And all of this has changed how organizations budget and pay for technology services.
From the birth of commercial Internet to what it is today, it hasn’t been so long of a journey. Evolution was hampered and slow in the beginning but today, change is happening rapidly and at a fast pace. The future we were once discussing is no longer a concept, but […]
This is a really nice article I wanted to share that helped me understand the gRPC protocol a little bit deeper. It also offers a nice hands-on experience for the active developer! What is gRPC? gRPC is a language-neutral, platform-neutral framework that allows you to write applications where independent services can work […]
A Developer’s life in GIF