NoSQL – revolution or overdose?

Reading Time: 2 minutesWhat is it like to drive a left-handed car if all you have ever driven is a right-handed car? Confusing! What is it like to develop on a NoSQL db if all you have ever done is a relational databases? Embarrassing! Embarrassing? Exactly! Somehow, we are all brainwashed into worshiping normalization in our academics and …

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How to deploy fearlessly to production

Reading Time: 2 minutesProduction deployments are one of the most hated software rituals. There are so many overwhelming customs to take care of – pre and post deployment. Managers have to seek permission, and notify stake holders of downtimes. To minimize impact, deployments are scheduled late nights or odd hours leading to additional inconvenience. Lots of questions linger …

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