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HA All The Things

I hate HA (High Availability). Today everything has to be highly available. All of the sudden SA (Standard Availability) isn’t cutting it any more. Case in point: I used to listen to music on my way to work. 1,332 more words


Installing RabbitMQ on Windows Server

RabbitMQ installation is pretty straightforward except that the data folder is by default located in the User folder of the user performing the uninstall. When user accounts are purged once in a while and all user data are deleted you will also loose your entire RabbitMQ configuration. 438 more words

Windows Server

Node.js Apps and Periodic Tasks

When working on a distributed system of any size, sooner or later you will hit a problem and proclaim ‘well, this is a first’. My second proclamation in such situations is ‘this is a nice topic for the blog’. 1,399 more words


Book Review - RabbitMQ Essentials

Book Review – RabbitMQ Essentials

This book makes a departure from most of the RabbitMQ books that have been published in the last few years. Rather than tediously cover the API with simple examples this book has been aimed at changing your mind set on how to architect and code applications around a message based philosophy. 453 more words

Message Queueing

Task was to write custom checks for nagios to monitor different elements of RabbitMQ. There’s little to no online documentation or available scripts I was able to find through searches and therefore ended up writing my own. 844 more words


Disposable Dev Servers - RabbitMQ with Vagrant

We recently evaluated RabbitMQ as part of a feasibility study.

Generally we think it’s awesome and more importantly it more than meets our needs.

As we are moving towards a less centralized development environment, I thought it would be a good idea to look into simplifying and standardizing the a way for developers to get the latest version of RabbitMQ up and running as a local Virtual Machine. 368 more words