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MyOath - MySQL Promises for Node

I have mixed feelings about ORMs, and prefer to err on the side of the more lightweight solution when I’m not sure which tool will be most appropriate to the problem I’m trying to solve. 213 more words

Software Design

Link Roundup, July 29, 2014: The Cloud

The Cloud

The Future Looks “Foggy” for Cloud Computing: Greg Otto at FedScoop reports on cloudlets and cyberforaging, potential solutions for bandwidth problems at the edge of the cloud, from a talk given by the Software Engineering Institute’s Grace Lewis at the  100 more words

Software Architecture

Anthony Tsakiris on Facilitating the Mini Quality Attributes Workshop, Will Chaparro and Michael Keeling, SATURN 2014 Presentation

by Anthony Tsakiris
Ford Motor Company

Architecture development activities as presented in books, articles, and classes are sometimes “heavy” – that is, they require a lot of time and people resources relative to what is available. 285 more words

Software Architecture

Integer division and timer resolution

I have this very specific need to send a list of pre-timed messages from an embedded system. Each message has a specific time when it needs to be sent out. 664 more words

Software Design

Russ Miller on Engineering Velocity: Continuous Delivery at Netflix, Dianne Marsh, SATURN 2014 Keynote

by Russell Miller
Vice President of Technology Services at Impulse.com
Co-host of Architectural Concepts podcast

At SATURN 2014 there were a number of excellent sessions on DevOps and Continuous Delivery; one of those was Dianne Marsh’s keynote entitled, “Engineering Velocity: Continuous Delivery at Netflix.” Dianne is the director of engineering tools at Netflix, a company that has led the way in terms of continuous delivery. 454 more words

Software Architecture

Link Roundup, July 23, 2014: Agile-Related

Agile-Related Links

There’s No Room for Deadlines: Allen Holub at Dr. Dobbs explains why a “culture of deadlines” can defeat an Agile team how the Agile Manifesto principle of working at a constant pace can produce better results. 97 more words

Software Architecture

Domain Model

While designing an application domain model would you first start with database design or object model design. You can follow whichever approach you feel is appropriate, but in my experience designing the object model first before the underlying database design, helps to implement… 348 more words

Software Architecture