The KPI Curse

KPIs have a way of turning many organizations on their heads. Sometimes this happens because there are too many KPIs and too much data being gathered but often times it is because KPIs are misunderstood. Continuer la lecture de The KPI Curse

Three architectural strategies for Micro Services APIs

A good house is built on a strong foundation. The same holds true for systems architecture. How you build your Micro Services determines what they turn into.

While there are many ways you can choose to build your Micro Services, all of them can broadly be divided into 3 categories. Continuer la lecture de Three architectural strategies for Micro Services APIs

How to Read a Sankey Visualization

n dimensions + 1 metric

Shows the distribution of a metric on several dimensions, with the value of each dimension’s distribution shown on the next dimension. Continuer la lecture de How to Read a Sankey Visualization

Nous aimons l’échec

Echouer est le meilleur moyen de réussir. Notre choix d’architecture reflète cette philosophie.

Dans tout service il y a des erreurs. Qu’il soit monolithique ou construit à l’aide de micro services, il peut tomber en panne à tout moment. Le travail d’un éditeur est de détecter ces erreurs et les réparer rapidement. Continuer la lecture de Nous aimons l’échec

Micro Services – A Case for the Sidecar

One of the most fascinating traits of Micro Services is that they are polyglot or as we like to say here at Captain Dash – they are a Google translate that works.

There are obvious advantages of such an architecture, the biggest being that we can use the best tool for getting a job done. Continuer la lecture de Micro Services – A Case for the Sidecar