| In DevOps, ITOps & Modern Ops

Achieving scale — that is, the ability to meet application demand at any level — is essential if you want your business and user base to grow, or if you hope to be able to handle the vicissitudes of modern software deployment. Yet scaling is no easy feat. Most legacy applications struggle to support thousands […]

| In Announcements, Operations Performance

Update 6/25/2014: Rainforest Connection recently launched a crowd funding campaign. Visit their Kickstarter page to learn more or donate to their cause.  Every year ten of thousands of square miles of forests are being removed by illegal logging activities throughout the Earth’s rainforests. Rainforest Connection (RFCx) is on a mission to stop illegal logging and […]

| In Reliability

A few weeks ago I had the privilege of speaking at Surge 2012 in Baltimore, MD. The audience were of those whose focus was on better scaling their infrastructure to be prepared for the worse case scenario, as well as seeking how to improve the overall performance of their systems. As the CTO and co-founder of […]