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Stream processing, Event sourcing, Reactive, CEP… and making sense of it all

Originally posted on Confluent:
This is an edited transcript of a talk I gave at /dev/winter 2015. Some people call it stream processing. Others call it Event Sourcing or CQRS. Some even call it Complex Event Processing. Sometimes, such self-important…

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Knightmare: A DevOps Cautionary Tale

Originally posted on Doug Seven:
I was speaking at a conference last year on the topics of DevOps, Configuration as Code, and Continuous Delivery and used the following story to demonstrate the importance making deployments fully automated and repeatable as…

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Why Explore Space? A 1970 Letter to a Nun in Africa

Originally posted on Roger Launius's Blog:
Ernst Stuhlinger (1913-2008) Ernst Stuhlinger wrote this letter on May 6, 1970, to Sister Mary Jucunda, a nun who worked among the starving children of Kabwe, Zambia, in Africa, who questioned the value…

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Seth Godin: Why I want you to steal my ideas

Originally posted on TED Blog:
By Seth Godin Please don’t steal my car. If you drive away with it, I won’t have it any more, which is a real hassle. Please don’t steal my identity or my reputation either. Neither…

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The Ultimate Cheat Sheet For Reinventing Yourself

I really like James Alucher’s post. Most of the points here are “obvious truths” we rarely believe and ready to act on until someone else tells us.

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BlackBerry’s Bad Timing Buries Its Own Flicker Of Good News On BBM Android/iOS Downloads (10M In A Day)

This is rather sad for RIM

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Thank You.

Before anything I would like to thank everyone who got me ‘through all means’ neccesary to start blogging.                                             … Continue reading

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