Discord is a very popular chat app amongst the gaming community. This post looks at how they handle images sent through the system.
The popular full-text search-oriented database gains zero downtime upgrades, faster restarts, faster query times, and more. The new version is based on Lucene 7.
A look at an academic paper which explores the question: Can we have the improved isolation of VMs, with the efficiency of containers?
the morning paper
The new version of the popular NoSQL database is better hardened against network outaages with ‘Retryable Writes’, as well as against ransomware by only binding to localhost by default.
The tech stack behind Sentry, an error tracking tool, how it has adapted to the company’s growth, and how they handle deploys.
To be ‘cloud native’, storage must be flexible/elastic, persist through failures, and be accessible during infrastructure upgrades.
How to build fine grained, streaming microservices with the Apache Kafka Streams API and KSQL.