AWS EBS Burst Behaviour in EC2 and RDS with GP2 volumes
Reading and writing data on EC2 and RDS instances can be complicated by several variable limits. Which limits are these, where are they detailed, and how do they interact?
Experiments in Docker & APT
To test my intuition of time-consuming parts of a Docker image build pipeline, I formed a hypothesis and tested it with a basic experimental approach.
YOW! Takeaways: Cultivating Production Excellence
Liz Fong-Jones gave a compelling presentation on empowering DevOps teams to look after systems with strategy and confidence. These were my takeaways from the session.
Complexity in Software Design
Complexity is a natural part of software design, but directly opposes effective software development. How can it be effectively managed? Based on John Ousterhout's book, A Philosophy of Software Design.