InfoQ eMag: Scalability
This eMag examines topics such as how Twitter re-architected its code-base to improve stability and performance, the approaches Netflix uses to be hyper-resilient, and how Java is replacing C++ for low latency coding. We also look at some lower level tricks such as feedback controls for auto-scaling, and using memory and execution profiling to identify performance bottlenecks in Java.
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A Few Good Rules
Jul 25, 2014
Peter Neumark from Prezi talks about the importance of deciding what development standards to adopt and to detect when they're past their expiry date. Using Netflix and Prezi as examples, Peter illustrates with technical examples when to stick to standards and when to move on to better solutions.
Interview: Adrian Cockcroft on High Availability, Best Practices, and Lessons Learned in the Cloud
Oct 11, 2013
Netflix is a widely referenced case study for how to effectively operate a cloud application at scale. While their hyper-resilient approach may not be necessary at most organizations, Netflix has advanced the conversation about what it means to build modern systems. In this interview, InfoQ spoke with Adrian Cockcroft who is the Cloud Architect for the Netflix platform.
How Netflix Handled the Reboot of 218 Cassandra Nodes by Abel Avram Posted on Oct 28, 2014
Netflix's Chaos Engineering to Advance Failure Injection by João Miranda Posted on Sep 29, 2014
Cassandra Gains Momentum On Enterprise Adoption Around 2.1 Release by Alex Giamas Posted on Mar 05, 2014
Netflix Hystrix - Latency and Fault Tolerance for Complex Distributed Systems by Bienvenido David Posted on Dec 21, 2012
Netflix Open Sources Their AWS Service Registry, Eureka by Abel Avram Posted on Sep 05, 2012 1
Netflix Unleashes Chaos Monkey as its Latest Open Source Tool by Richard Seroter Posted on Jul 31, 2012