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Sep
10
The Ever Given container ship stuck in the Suez Canal

Containers Don't Solve Everything

Our industry has made incredible strides in the past decade, thanks in part to technologies like Docker, Docker Compose, and Kubernetes. However, we are still figuring out how to do development in the heterogeneous environments in which we live.
5 min read
Aug
02
Unix and Microservice Platforms

Unix and Microservice Platforms

"Code the Perimeter" is the key insight of Kevin Greer's fabulous 2016 analysis of why Unix beat Multics and what
5 min read