In May 2011 I was asked to do a presentation at GotoCon CopenHagen.
Unfortunately due to illness I had to cancel at the last moment.
I hope to make up for it...
9 replies - 7575 views - 09/06/11 by Patrick Debois in News
Given that most of us will spend most of our careers maintaining and
supporting software and not building something new from scratch, there
is a surprising...
3 replies - 12944 views - 08/25/11 by Jim Bird in News
DevOps, which I will arbitrarily define here as "automating SysAdmin
tasks to streamline application lifecycle management," raises important...
2 replies - 4848 views - 08/19/11 by Chris Keene in News
A few days ago Zeev
Rubinstein, a friend of mine, sent me cool
link of Mu Dynamics Research Labs post, that described why they
chose CouchDB, a leading...
0 replies - 5398 views - 08/18/11 by Moshe Kaplan in News
Over the last couple years, we see an emerging data storage mechanism
for storing large scale of data. These storage solution differs quite
6 replies - 26030 views - 08/18/11 by Ricky Ho in News
Last week, I was on a panel at the CompTIA Breakaway conference in DC, with Scott
Crenshaw from RedHat and Ron Culler from Secure Designs. Scott made an...
0 replies - 4098 views - 08/10/11 by Ellen Rubin in News
Those who hear my colleagues and I talk about
FeatureBranch know that we're not big fans of that
pattern. An important part of our objection is the...
0 replies - 5397 views - 08/05/11 by Martin Fowler in News
At xpdays Benelux 2009, I attended an interesting session called 'Developing a Sense of Smells' by Kevin RutherFord and Lindsay McEwan.
The exercise we did...
1 replies - 8871 views - 08/04/11 by Patrick Debois in News
This blog post is the first one in a
series of articles that describe the use of NoSQL databases to
efficiently store and retrieve mutation data. Part...
0 replies - 4705 views - 07/17/11 by Davy Suvee in News
There’s a lot of hype around “the
Cloud” and what it can do.One of the things that I am
interested in is Cloud solutions that can help small software...
3 replies - 18941 views - 07/12/11 by Jim Bird in News
Yesterday evening the first BigData.be MeetUp was organized at the IBBT in Ghent. The intention of this meeting is to bring together Belgian Big Data and NoSQL...
0 replies - 6585 views - 07/06/11 by Davy Suvee in Articles
These days we face a challenging task: designing a very large system of
scalable instances. Each of these instances may be in a different...
2 replies - 4091 views - 07/03/11 by Moshe Kaplan in News
In a blog post following a recent report by the 451 Group, Matthew Aslett, a senior
analyst for the research firm, defines the term “NewSQL”
as a new...
0 replies - 7078 views - 07/01/11 by Razi Sharir in News
Hadoop is gaining users as a
way of running data-intensive distributed applications. I has been put
to good use to help with the data issues faced by...
0 replies - 4843 views - 07/01/11 by Ben Kepes in News
In my new job at salesforce.com I’m incredibly exited about getting
into Heroku, a Platform as a Service
provider / Cloud Application Platform. In a...
4 replies - 7257 views - 06/22/11 by James Ward in News
Spring, the open source application framework, reached its "second and final milestone", and version 3.1 is now available. The new features...
0 replies - 17518 views - 06/10/11 by Ross Jernigan in Daily Dose
Read this: "How to explain why multi-threading is difficult". We need to talk. This is not that difficult.Multi-threading is only difficult if you...
1 replies - 5015 views - 06/08/11 by Steven Lott in Articles
Only a few days ago, platform-as-a-service provider Heroku
added Node.js support to their service. Cloud Foundry continues this
trend of expanding its...
0 replies - 16699 views - 06/06/11 by Ross Jernigan in Daily Dose
In just 7 days, Apple will be revealing their jump into the cloud services market at their Worldwide Developers Conference. The new service, dubbed...
1 replies - 19633 views - 05/31/11 by Ross Jernigan in Daily Dose
On a recent project we explored how to further integrate puppet and Vsphere to get EC2 like provisioning, all command-line based.
0 replies - 9351 views - 05/29/11 by Patrick Debois in News