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Maarten Ectors01/23/13
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5 Strategies for Making Money with the Cloud

The first thing is to forget about infrastructure and virtualization. If you are thinking that in 2013, the world needs more IaaS providers then you haven’t seen what is currently on offer . . .

Eric Genesky01/23/13
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Grails with MongoDB

Here's an introduction to using Grails/GORM support for Mongo DB data stores

Mitch Pronschinske01/23/13
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Streaming APIs: JSON vs XML and REST is King

Streaming APIs are becoming more popular because of the low latency they provide. What are the common protocols and data formats of these APIs? To find out I did a simple search on APIhub, the largest repository I found for streaming APIs. Here were the results of the 104 APIs that came up…

Andreas Kollegger01/23/13
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Neo4j 1.9.M04 Released

Today we're happy to announce Neo4j 1.9.M04, the next milestone on our way to the Neo4j 1.9 release.

Eric Genesky01/23/13
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Java Development with MongoDB

Here is a Java-focused presentation on developing with MongoDB. The agenda includes Java driver basics, Morphia, and options beyond the Java language, such as Groovy and Grails.

Eric Genesky01/23/13
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Managing 15K Databases Simultaneously – Before Breakfast

Xeround’s database-as-a-service boasts more than 15,000 databases live at any given time.

Ayende Rahien01/23/13
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Dear DB, Get Your Hands OFF My Memory

Luckily for RavenDB, we have a really great team, and the guy who provided the final lead is Arek, from AIS.PL, who does really great job.

Edmund Kirwan01/23/13
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Serpents and Sunbursts in Source Code Structure

When we want to understand some lovely, Java code, we read it. Sometimes, however, a slightly higher perspective helps to show us the patterns that reading alone may hide.

Jon Archer01/23/13
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How to Completely Fail at BDD

Are you interested in introducing BDD to your team? Don’t try and do it like this under these circumstances. Learn from my failure.

Jurgen Appelo01/23/13
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The 12 Best Books I Read in 2012

These are the 12 best non-fiction books I read this year… If you think I missed an important one, feel free to add it in the comments section.

Michael Muller01/23/13
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Apache Hadoop: Decreasing Technical Debt through Refactoring

To illustrate the capability to automatically correct code defects that increase unintended debt, we performed code refactoring on two subprojects of the Hadoop project: Hadoop Common and Hadoop Mapreduce.

Col Wilson01/23/13
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Aggregating Everything - Map/Reduce and Camel?

If you are used to Map/Reduce you will be used to the idea of breaking tasks down into little chunks and then collecting the partial results together into some final format.

Dan Pritchett01/23/13
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Are Data Warehouses Dinosaurs?

As anybody that follows my blog knows, I am not a fan of vertical scaling. I don't like solutions that can only be implemented in a single address and storage space. Unfortunately, there are analytical problems that need a holistic view of data.

Aaron Nichols01/23/13
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Good and Bad Patterns in Development and Operations

As part of my role at a new company I’ve been asked to provide feedback about structuring Dev & Ops as well as what sorts of things work and don’t.

Chad Davis01/23/13
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Mental Hygiene for Software Engineers: Avoiding Micro Level Technical Debt

The essence of software engineering, in my opinion, can be captured in two words: managing complexity.