If you are at QCon today come and say hi. You’ll find me camped out on the fifth floor with plenty of books.

“The only reason to adopt microservices is if you will inevitably ship your org chart.”

I enjoyed this talk by Ben Sigelman on the lessons he’s learned from being exposed to microservices. Keeping your dashboards simple as the number of services increases takes both understanding and effort.


Has anyone seen any work on a federated, more open approach to location tracking and sharing? I’ve been toying with an open, more personal alternative to Foursquare.


Mastodon: Because staying connected doesn't require adds, algorithmic feeds, or tracking.