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Distributed Caching In The Wild - Windows AppFabric Cache Part 2

In Part 1 of this post I went through some of the basics of Windows AppFabric Cache and its usage. In this part I wish to cover some of the management and monitoring of your AppFabric Cache cluster, as well as some best practices and gotchas that I learned in the last few years with this product. 1,241 more words

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Distributed Caching in the Wild–Windows AppFabric Cache Part 1

Every developer at one point or another used caches to increase scalability of typical web application. Up until some time ago, majority of people creating web application would cache most heavily used reference data in-process to the application. 1,826 more words

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Research Transparency, Data Access, and Data Citation: A Call to Action for Scholarly Publications

This collaborative statement calls upon the scholarly publishing community to take leadership in advancing knowledge through research transparency, data access, and data citation.

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This week I was rather dramatically reminded of one simple truth: research is never truly on your own timetable. When you’re doing research that relies on other entities—other people, organizations, institutions, etc.—the timing isn’t really under your control. 187 more words