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Reactive DDD: Modeling Uncertainty

Posted by Vaughn Vernon  on  Mar 18, 2018 Posted by Vaughn Vernon Follow 1 Followers  on  Mar 18, 2018

Vaughn Vernon discusses how the uncertainty introduced by vastly distributed systems can be finessed into highly functioning, business-centric systems, that teams can design, develop, and reason about

Architecture & Design Follow 1484 Followers

Scaling Marketplaces at Thumbtack

Posted by Nate Kupp  on  Mar 14, 2018 Posted by Nate Kupp Follow 0 Followers  on  Mar 14, 2018

Nate Kupp shares some of Thumbtack’s key learnings on their journey to scale and their future with fully-managed systems.

Data Science Follow 581 Followers

The Power of Distributed Snapshots in Apache Flink

Posted by Stephan Ewen  on  Feb 16, 2018 Posted by Stephan Ewen Follow 0 Followers  on  Feb 16, 2018

Stephan Ewen talks about how Apache Flink handles stateful stream processing and how to manage distributed stream processing & data driven applications efficiently with Flink's checkpoints&savepoints.

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The Anatomy of a Distributed System

Posted by Tyler McMullen  on  Dec 12, 2017 Posted by Tyler McMullen Follow 1 Followers  on  Dec 12, 2017

Tyler McMullen talks through the components and design of a real system, built to perform very high volumes of health checks, done across a cluster of machines for reliability and scalability.

Architecture & Design Follow 1484 Followers

Distributed Ledgers: Anonymity and Immutability at Scale

Posted by Eleanor McHugh  on  Nov 01, 2017 Posted by Eleanor McHugh Follow 1 Followers  on  Nov 01, 2017

Eleanor McHugh discusses distributed ledgers, what they are, what they are useful for and the privacy concerns they raise.

Data Science Follow 581 Followers

Best Trade-off Point Algorithm for Efficient Resource Provisioning in Hadoop

Posted by Peter Nghiem  on  Oct 28, 2017 Posted by Peter Nghiem Follow 0 Followers  on  Oct 28, 2017

Peter Nghiem presents the Best Trade-off Point method and algorithm with mathematical formulas for obtaining the exact optimal number of task resources for any workload running on Hadoop.

Architecture & Design Follow 1484 Followers

Modern Distributed Optimization

Posted by Matt Adereth  on  Oct 05, 2017 Posted by Matt Adereth Follow 0 Followers  on  Oct 05, 2017

Matt Adereth talks about the Black-box optimization techniques, what’s actually going on inside of these black-boxes and discusses an idea of how they can be used to solve problems today.

Development Follow 412 Followers

One and Only One Process in a Distributed System

Posted by Nathan Herald  on  Sep 24, 2017 Posted by Nathan Herald Follow 0 Followers  on  Sep 24, 2017

Nathan Herald discusses the possibility to create a distributed system with one process representing every user / shared resource in Elixir.

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Reasoning about Complex Distributed Systems

Posted by Erich Ess  on  Sep 20, 2017 Posted by Erich Ess Follow 0 Followers  on  Sep 20, 2017

Erich Ess discusses technical tools needed to gain information on a complex system and practical approaches to convert that information into an actual understanding of the system.

Development Follow 412 Followers

An Introduction to Distributed Tracing and Zipkin

Posted by Adrian Cole  on  Aug 05, 2017 Posted by Adrian Cole Follow 2 Followers  on  Aug 05, 2017

Adrian Cole overviews debugging latency problems using call graphs created by Zipkin and reviews the ecosystem, including tools to trace other languages and frameworks.

DevOps Follow 525 Followers

Big Ideas: Decentralized Storage

Posted by David Vorick  on  Jun 27, 2017 Posted by David Vorick Follow 1 Followers  on  Jun 27, 2017

David Vorick talks about the need for distributed/decentralized storage, real life use cases for distributed storage systems, dealing with data loss in a distributed system, overviewing IPFS and Sia.

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Applied Distributed Research in Apache Cassandra

Posted by Jonathan Ellis  on  Jun 10, 2017 Posted by Jonathan Ellis Follow 1 Followers  on  Jun 10, 2017

Jonathan Ellis explains the challenges and successes Cassandra has had in creating transactions, materialized views, and a strongly consistent cluster membership within this peer-to-peer paradigm.

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