My colleagues recently wrote a great post on the Netflix tech blog about a tough performance issue they wrestled with. They ultimately diagnosed the problem as false sharing, which is a performance problem that involves caching.
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Let's take a look at one of Twitter alternatives: Mastodon. Will it scale?
In 2022, disk I/O is very fast, and not usually the performance bottleneck in programs. This article digs into some numbers.
UPM is our internal standalone library to perform static analysis of SQL code and enhance SQL authoring.
Starting into DDD is hard, even though it’s heavily praised by their practitioners. The topic is widely covered in the now infamous “Domain Driven Design” by Eric Evans (Blue Book) and “Implementing Domain Driven Design” by Vaughn Vernon (Red Book).
Directus is an open-source platform (with 18k GitHub stars, 20M downloads) that sits on top of your SQL database, and dynamically generates REST and GraphQL APIs, providing you with a secure and intuitive no-code app. The new cloud platform offers a global CDN, end-to-end project provisioning, granular access control, and lots more. Self-hosted or in the Cloud, Directus is perfect for any developer and every project.
And let's wrap up with a few briefs.