Bradley Holt is a co-director of the Northeast PHP conference and has spoken at SXSW Interactive, OSCCON, and CouchConf. He is also the author of this...
0 replies - 3392 views - 11/26/12 by Eric Genesky in Articles
A frequent issue I come across writing integration applications
with Mule is deciding how to communicate back and forth between my
front end application,...
0 replies - 8899 views - 11/26/12 by John D'Emic in Articles
A proxy, in its most general form, is a class functioning as an
interface to something else. The proxy could interface to anything: a
0 replies - 3934 views - 11/24/12 by Ayende Rahien in Articles
A façade is an object that provides a simplified interface to a larger body of code, such as a class library.
More about this pattern. The intent of the...
2 replies - 2868 views - 11/22/12 by Ayende Rahien in Articles
The decorator pattern is a design pattern that allows behaviour to be added to an existing object dynamically. More about this pattern. I don’t have a...
0 replies - 2935 views - 11/22/12 by Ayende Rahien in Articles
Almost every dating site we’ve built has a job queue of some kind. We enqueue email sends, statistic updates, logging, fraud detection and more....
2 replies - 8324 views - 11/22/12 by Luke Galea in Articles
When I last talked about my virtualization strategy for my dev PC, I had built a new PC with new hardware, but didn’t have much of a need for...
0 replies - 3484 views - 11/22/12 by John Sonmez in Articles
A flyweight is an object that minimizes memory use by sharing as
much data as possible with other similar objects; it is a way to use
0 replies - 3390 views - 11/21/12 by Ayende Rahien in Articles
In database design classes in Computer Science, we learn that normalization is a good thing. And it certainly is a good thing, for databases. In
0 replies - 4306 views - 11/21/12 by Ayende Rahien in Articles
A talk from Denis Sheahan on Netflix's Cassandra Architecture and Open Source efforts. Presented on 28 March 2012 in Cassandra Europe.
0 replies - 687 views - 11/20/12 by Brandon Nokes in Uncategorized
Sean Owen from the Mahout project (& Pentech VC,) at the 2nd BigData London meetup.
0 replies - 481 views - 11/20/12 by Brandon Nokes in Uncategorized
The bridge pattern is a design pattern used in software engineering
which is meant to "decouple an abstraction from its implementation so
2 replies - 5855 views - 11/20/12 by Ayende Rahien in Articles
The composite pattern describes that a group of objects are to be
treated in the same way as a single instance of an object. The intent of
2 replies - 2777 views - 11/20/12 by Ayende Rahien in Articles
In software engineering, the singleton pattern is a design pattern
that restricts the instantiation of a class to one object. This is
2 replies - 3231 views - 11/19/12 by Ayende Rahien in Articles
EasyNetQ is my easy-to-use .NET API for RabbitMQ. The
default AMQP publish is not transactional and doesn't guarantee that
your message will actually...
0 replies - 2198 views - 11/19/12 by Mike Hadlow in Articles