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Containers with Bryan Cantrill from Joyent

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/joyent_bcantrill_fixed.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download Container infrastructure has benefits of security, scalability and efficiency. Containers are a central component of the DevOps movement. Joyent provides simple, secure deployment of containers with bare metal speed on container-native infrastructure Bryan Cantrill is the CTO of Joyent, the father of DTrace and an OS kernel developer for 20 years. Questions: Why are containers relevant to DevOps? Why are containers advantageous to

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restify at Netflix with Yunong Xiao

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/restify_yunong_2.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Downloadrestify is a node.js module built to enable correct REST web services. Netflix uses restify to gain performance and visibility. Yunong Xiao, senior engineer at Netflix, talks about the incident which incited Netflix’s service migration to restify. The discussion starts with an explanation of flame graphs and evolves into a conversation about restify, and the importance of choosing the correct RESTful API. Links: Node.js In Flames Observable Node.js Applications (tech talk)

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NodeJS and the Distinction Between Microservices and SOA

To an enthusiastic podcast host, every RESTful call can look like a reason to write a new Node.js service. As Yad Faeq points out, we need to avoid the hype vortices of web frameworks. Node fits into many different microservice or service oriented architectures, but poor implementation and callback hell can undermine performance. One way to avoid hype is to define the buzzwords: Service-oriented architecture (SOA): an architectural pattern in computer software design in

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JavaScript Overview with Yad Faeq

http://softwaredaily.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/yad_js.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadIn Episode 0 of SE Daily, Yad and Jeff give a prologue to many of the topics that will be covered in JavaScript Week. Are we beyond the era of monolithic apps and frameworks? What is the switching cost if you want to move from one JavaScript templating language to another? Why does Uber use both MongoDB and MySQL? Why does Quora only use MySQL?

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