Wednesday, December 29, 2021

End of year 2021 tech reading

Hi there! Here's some end-of-the-year tech reading for you to enjoy (As usual, a hat tip to Youtube, Hacker News and Twitter feeds, which are my usual sources).

Tag(s)                  Link
cloudAdelphi: Apache Cassandra Testing Goes Cloud Native | Today
cloudTop Announcements of AWS re:Invent 2021 | AWS News Blog
cloud,securityA Deep Dive into AWS CloudTrail - YouTube
dataDuckDB - DuckDB quacks Arrow: A zero-copy data integration between Apache Arrow and DuckDB
dataGopherCon 2021: Ben Johnson - Building Production Applications Using Go & SQLite - YouTube
dataTech Talk | Diving into Delta-rs: kafka-delta-ingest - YouTube
dataUK COVID-19 dashboard built using Postgres and Citus for millions of users - Microsoft Tech Community
dataUpdates from the New PrestoDB C++ Execution Engine - Deepak Majeti, Ahana & Dave Cohen, Intel - YouTube
dataXStream: Stream Processing Platform at Facebook - YouTube
data,statsDuckDB - Fast Moving Holistic Aggregates
data,systemJack Vanlightly — Distributed systems showdown — TLA + vs real code - YouTube
golangAWKGo, an AWK-to-Go compiler
golang,systemGopherCon 2021: Felix Geisendörfer - Go Profiling and Observability from Scratch - YouTube
java,lang5 Mundane Java Performance Tips | Richard Startin’s Blog
java,langAndrew Dinn — Static Java, GraalVM Native and OpenJDK - YouTube
java,langApache Cassandra 4.0: Taming Tail Latencies with Java 16 ZGC - JAXenter
java,langCheck if your Intellij Idea is using the new G1 GC : java
java,langGC progress from JDK 8 to JDK 17
java,langLights, Camera, Action: GitHub Actions with Java (Part 2) | Today
java,langTo the moon and beyond with Java 17 APIs! | DevNation Tech Talk - YouTube
java,lang[VDT21] Let's make a contract: the art of designing a Java API by Mario Fusco - YouTube
java,lang[VDT21] Releasing at the speed of light by Andres Almiray - YouTube
java,lang,concurrentCooperative Multithreading · Hazelcast Jet
java,lang,concurrentCoroutines in pure Java. After some experimenting with… | by esoco GmbH | Medium
java,lang,concurrentJaCh — Power of Go Channels in Java | by Sohom Majumdar | ITNEXT
java,lang,concurrentOn parallelism and concurrency –
java,lang,concurrentWisp Documentation · alibaba/dragonwell8 Wiki
java,lang,systemAleksey Shipilev — Workshop: Java Concurrency Stress (JCStress). Part 1 - YouTube
java,lang,systemMaking Cassandra Faster in Cloud-native architecture - Subrata Ashe - YouTube
java,test,lang'Self-Healing Tests' - The holy grail of test automation? by Matthias Zax #AgileIndia 2021 - YouTube
k8sEffortless Profiling on Kubernetes - Eden Federman, Verizon - YouTube
k8s[VDT21] The Automation Challenge: Kubernetes Operators vs Helm Charts by Ana-Maria Mihalceanu - YouTube
k8s,securityState of Kubernetes security report
kotlin,langMigrating From Python to Kotlin for Our Backend Services
kotlin,lang,concurrentConcurrency doesn't have to be hard: Kotlin Coroutines and Channels by Jag Saund, Instagram EN - YouTube
kotlin,lang,concurrentStructured concurrency: will Java Loom beat Kotlin's coroutines? - Xebia
kotlin,lang,concurrentThe Beginner’s Guide to Kotlin Coroutine Internals
kotlin,lang,systemMaria Sokolova — Workshop. Lincheck: Testing concurrency on the JVM (Part 1) - YouTube
lang,javaMSA(Microservices Architecture):Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger - 2021 English version - - YouTube
lang,rustRust Linz, November 2021 - Serde Shenanigans by Armin Ronacher - YouTube
lang,rust,javaWriting a concurrent LRU cache : rust
rust,lang"Whoops! I Rewrote it in Rust" by Brian Martin - YouTube
securityAPI Authorization with Open Policy Agent (OPA) - YouTube
securityKyverno in Production (use cases and best practices) - YouTube
securityPrivacy on Beam - E2E Differential Privacy Solution for Apache Beam - Mirac Vuslat Basaran - YouTube
systemCache warming: Leveraging EBS for moving petabytes of data | by Netflix Technology Blog | Nov, 2021 | Medium
systemLalith Suresh — Building scalable and flexible cluster managers using declarative programming - YouTube
system,dataEvolving Transactions in Apache Cassandra - Benedict Elliot Smith - YouTube
system,dataHow Netflix Provisions Optimal Cloud Deployments of Cassandra - Joey Lynch - YouTube
system,golangGopherCon 2021: Madhav Jivrajani - Queues, Fairness, and The Go Scheduler - YouTube
testEradicate Flaky Tests by Anand Bagmar #AppiumConf2021 - YouTube

Until next time!

Wednesday, November 24, 2021

Thanksgiving 2021 tech reading

Hi there! Here's some Thanksgiving tech reading for you to enjoy (As usual, a hat tip to Youtube, Hacker News and Twitter feeds, which are my usual sources).

Tag(s)                  Link
chaos,k8s,systemDatadog on Chaos Engineering - YouTube
dataAriel Weisberg - 5 Ways Facebook’s Ludicrous Usage Drives Presto Innovation - Percona Live 2021 - YouTube
dataCLoki: Like Loki but for ClickHouse! (SF Bay Area ClickHouse Meetup 26 October) - YouTube
dataHow Apache Ozone Builds Up High Availablity With Raft Protocol - YouTube
dataWhy you shouldn't use GraphQL - LogRocket Blog (Be sure to read the comments)
funType of headaches @memenetes
funkris nóva on Twitter: "principal engineers should be on call there - i said it"
java,build,langFaster Maven builds in Docker
java,build,langWhat I wish I knew about Maven years ago
java,langChristine Flood — CRIU and Java opportunities and challenges - YouTube
java,langConquering large scale visualization challenges with JavaFx and ELK - YouTube
java,langExecutable JavaDoc Code Snippets - Gunnar Morling
java,langFaster Charset Encoding | Claes Redestad’s blog
java,langFaster Maven builds
java,langGraalVM Native Image: Large-scale static analysis for Java - YouTube
java,langIgor Braga, Jonathan Oommen — GC optimizations you never knew existed - YouTube
java,langInstant On Java Cloud Applications with Checkpoint and Restore - YouTube
java,langJean Bempel — Real World JFR: Experiences building and deploying a continuous profiler at scale - YouTube
java,langKelvin Nilsen — Adding generational support to Shenandoah GC - YouTube
java,langMaven, my life is short!
java,langMicro frontends using WebComponents and MicroProfile GraphQL - YouTube
java,langProfile your Java apps in production on Red Hat OpenShift with Cryostat | DevNation Tech Talk - YouTube
java,langTesting Kamelets - Verify event sources and sinks with YAKS - Christoph Deppisch - YouTube
java,langThe future of Lucene's MMapDirectory - Uwe Schindler - YouTube
java,langTo Java 17 and Beyond! - YouTube
java,langZGC | What's new in JDK 17
k8s,chaos,systemPravega Fault Injection Testing with LitmusChaos - YouTube
k8s,securityUsing Kubernetes Configuration Provider to load data from Secrets and Config Maps
lang"Outperforming Imperative with Pure Functional Languages" by Richard Feldman - YouTube
langWhy Eclipse Theia - Marc Dumais - YouTube
rust,lang"Streaming video analysis in Rust using Pravega" by Tom Kaitchuck - YouTube
securityCloud Security Tooling for the Sole Practitioner - YouTube
system"Finding bugs without running or even looking at code" by Jay Parlar - YouTube
systemLarge-Scale Practice of Persistent Memory in Alibaba Cloud - Junbao Kan & Qingcan Wang, Alibaba - YouTube
systemLoad Shedding for Evil Wizards - Tony Allen, Unaffiliated - YouTube
systemThe architecture evolution of Apache DolphinScheduler - Lidong Dai - YouTube
systemUsing TLA+ for fun and profit in the development of Elasticsearch - Yannick Welsch - YouTube
system,chaosFault Tree Analysis Applied to Apache Flink - YouTube
web,langDiagram editors with Eclipse GLSP - 1.0 - YouTube

Until next time!

Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Late Summer 2021 tech reading

Hi there! Here's some late summer tech reading for you to enjoy (As usual, a hat tip to Youtube, Hacker News and Twitter feeds, which are my usual sources).

Tag(s)                  Link
dataDavid Zhao - zettadb - Performance Comparison of MySQL and PostgreSQL Based on Kernel Level Analysis - YouTube
dataCloud Database Architecture | CockroachDB vs. Amazon Aurora | Aurora Database Architecture - YouTube
dataDuckDB - Fastest table sort in the West - Redesigning DuckDB's sort
dataETL Confessions - YouTube
dataHosting SQLite databases on Github Pages - (or any static file hoster) - phiresky's blog
dataHow Citus Distributes PostgreSQL - YouTube
dataObservability for Data Pipelines With OpenLineage - YouTube
dataPGX: Build Postgres Extensions with Rust - YouTube
fun,langTechnology Radar | An opinionated guide to technology frontiers | Thoughtworks
fun,langZalando Tech Radar
java,lang"When moving from JDK 8 to 11, Netty PoolArena switches from using a private DirectByteBuffer constructor and it's own memory limit, to using allocateDirect and facing the JVM wide direct memory limit. Why is that a problem? 1/n" / Twitter
java,langAmazon Corretto, A Journey into Latency Reduction - YouTube
java,langAutomated Refactoring for Java-Based Applications - YouTube
java,langCalling a rust library with the Panama FFI | Jorn Vernee
java,langImplementing Microservicilities with Quarkus and MicroProfile
java,langIntroducing JfrUnit 1.0.0.Alpha1 - Gunnar Morling
java,langPerformance deficits in Apache Cassandra | Literate Java
java,langProject Loom: Modern Scalable Concurrency for the Java Platform — Ron Pressler - YouTube
java,langReleasing At The Speed of Light - Andres Almiray - YouTube
java,langRipe for the picking: 11 essential Java features to help modernize your code
lang,funStack Overflow Developer Survey 2021
lang,funThe RedMonk Programming Language Rankings: June 2021 – tecosystems
lang,javaAMA About the Java Language — Brian Goetz and Nicolai Parlog - YouTube
lang,javaGetting Started with the JHipster Micronaut Blueprint - YouTube
lang,javaGraalVM 21.2 with lots of native image usability improvements. | graalvm
lang,javaJourney to the Centre of the JVM — Daniel Spiewak - YouTube
lang,javaStatic methods within lambdas - Javalin - A lightweight Java and Kotlin web framework
lang,rustRust - Writing Parsers With nom Parser Combinator Framework
systemGigabytes in milliseconds: Bringing container support to AWS Lambda without adding latency - YouTube
systemSREcon19 Europe/Middle East/Africa - Advanced Napkin Math: Estimating System... - YouTube
systemThe Riot Games API: Fulfilling Zuul's Destiny | Riot Games Technology
systemUnder the Hood of a Shard-per-Core Architecture - YouTube
system,javaSeptember 8, 2021 | Today a Raft Follower, Tomorrow a Raft Leader - MicroRaft
tool,k8sKubernetes Essential Tools: 2021. Review of the best tools for Kubernetes | by Javier Ramos | Jul, 2021 | ITNEXT

Until next time!

Saturday, July 17, 2021

Summer 2021 tech reading

Hi there! Here's some tech reading for you to enjoy (As usual, a hat tip to Youtube, Hacker News and Twitter feeds, which are my usual sources).

Tag(s)                  Link
cloudCloud Report | AWS Performance | Azure Performance | GCP Performance - YouTube
cloudCommon failure modes for Kubernetes across cloud providers
containerCompiling Containers - Dockerfiles, LLVM and BuildKit - Docker Blog
dataDistributed Tests on Pulsar with Fallout - Pulsar Summit NA 2021 - YouTube
dataHow to implement a database job queue using SKIP LOCKED | Vlad Mihalcea
dataJim Tommaney - Databricks - DuckDB: Embedded Analytics with Parallel/Vector/Columnar Performance - YouTube
dataKafka Connect Build: Declarative management of connector plugins in Kafka Connect - YouTube
dataVladimir Ozerov - Querify Labs - Building Cost-Based Query Optimizers With Apache Calcite - YouTube
fun,langA poor Java developer between a Kotlin fan and a Scala one
k8sDid we market Knative wrong?
k8sSponsored Session: Mirantis - Introducing K0s 0.13 and kosctl - YouTube
kotlin,langHow we use Kotlin for backend services at Zalando
langCameron Purdy Explains Ecstasy - A New Cloud Native Environment
langJava 17: Features and Development - Inside Java Newscast #6 - YouTube
langNetworking i/o with virtual threads - under the hood –
lang,javaBlockHound: how it works
lang,javaMemory Tuning a High Throughput Microservice | by Viswanath Kuchibhotla | Jun, 2021 | Flipkart Tech Blog
lang,javaReactive isn't Complicated with Vert.x and the new Mutiny APIs - YouTube
lang,java,dataSven Ruppert — Hidden pearls for high-performance-persistence in Java - YouTube
lang,java,k8sPatch Kubernetes resources in Java using Fabric8 Kubernetes Client | by Rohan Kumar | May, 2021 | ITNEXT
lang,java,perfOpenJDK and the Future of Production Profiling – Marcus Hirt
lang,k8sMicronaut under the Microscope: Kubernetes - YouTube
lang,k8s,javaGetting started with Java Serverless Functions using Quarkus and AWS Lambda - DZone Java
lang,k8s,javaWrite a kubectl plugin in Java with jbang and fabric8 - DEV Community
lang,rustWhy the future of the cloud will be built on Rust - Oliver Gould, Buoyant - YouTube
systemBuilding Large Scale Distributed Systems: An Interview with Tudor Bosman - YouTube
systemHigh Throughput with Low Resource Usage: A Logging Journey - Eduardo Silva, Calyptia - YouTube
systemKubernetes Challenge Solved by N26 Engineering Team — N26 Europe
systemPreparing to Issue 200 Million Certificates in 24 Hours - Let's Encrypt
systemSteps I took to troubleshoot a full disk

Until next time!

Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Late Spring 2021 tech reading

Hi there! Here's some tech reading for you to enjoy (As usual, a hat tip to Youtube, Hacker News and Twitter feeds, which are my usual sources).

Tag(s)                  Link
concurrent,langHow We Test Concurrent Primitives in Kotlin Coroutines | The Kotlin Blog
concurrent,langRxJava vs. Coroutines
concurrent,langTypelevel.scala | Why Are Fibers Fast?
dataBuilding a SIMD Supported Vectorized Native Engine for Spark SQL - YouTube
dataConcrete Graveler: Committing Data to Pebble SSTables
dataDr. Martin Loetzsch - ETL Patterns with Postgres - YouTube
dataKafka Without ZooKeeper: A Sneak Peek At the Simplest Kafka Yet
dataPresto at Facebook: State of the Union - Biswapesh Chattopadhyay, Facebook - YouTube
dataPresto, Today & Beyond - Dipti Borkar, David Simmen, Girish Baliga & Biswapesh Chattopadhyay - YouTube
dataRaptorX: Building a 10X Faster Presto - James Sun, Facebook, Inc - YouTube
k8sKubernetes 1.21 - What's new? - New features and deprecations
lang10 best practices to build Java containers with Docker | Snyk Blog
langA Deep Dive into MicroProfile 4.0 with Open Liberty -
langA Year with Java 11 in Production!
langAnnouncing Spring Native Beta!
langAnonymous CompletableFuture threads with burstable pods • Brice Dutheil
langContinuous performance regression testing with JfrUnit | DevNation Tech Talk - YouTube
langEnhanced Streams Processing with Kotlin’s Sequence Interface
langHow to program machine learning in Java with the Tribuo library
langImproved JFR Allocation Profiling in JDK 16 | foojay
langImproving JVM Warm-up on Kubernetes | by Vikas Kumar | OLX Group Engineering
langInside Java Episode 13 “JDK Flight Recorder” with Markus Grönlund - YouTube
langJBang - a better Java? - YouTube
langJDK 16 for the record(s)
langLife After Java 8 - YouTube
langMastering the mechanics of Java method invocation
langTesting beyond coverage – Increment: Reliability
langThe Modern Java Platform - 2021 Edition - James Ward
langUsing JDK FlightRecorder and JDK Mission Control • Brice Dutheil
langWhy Java's Records Are Better* Than Lombok's @Data and Kotlin's Data Classes // nipafx
langZGC | What's new in JDK 16
lang[JavaSpecialists 289] - MergingSortedSpliterator
lang,systemSIMD Java wrappers for JSON
miscHomestead Paradise: got barren land, boosted it at a profit - YouTube
miscIncredibly Diverse 17-Year-Old Syntropic Food Forest - The Food Forest Farmers - YouTube
miscNatural sequence farming: How Peter Andrews rejuvenates drought-struck land | Australian Story - YouTube
miscScaling the Test Coverage of OpenAPI Generator for 30+ Programming Languages - William Cheng - YouTube
miscThis green oasis is a drought-proof village in Rajasthan - YouTube
miscVSCode in your browser for navigating Github projects
systemThe Impact of Disks on RocksDB State Backend in Flink: A Case Study
testStep by Step Toward Property Based Testing | LeadingAgile

Until next time!

Saturday, February 27, 2021

Spring 2021 tech reading

Hi there! Here's some tech reading for you to enjoy (As usual, a hat tip to Youtube, Hacker News and Twitter feeds, which are my usual sources).

Tag(s)                  Link
dataBuilding a Scalable ML Feature Store with Redis
dataDavid Crawshaw SQLite and Go - YouTube
dataFluent Bit updates and Stream Processing - YouTube
dataHow ClickHouse saved our data | Mux blog
gitopsArgo: Real Enterprise-scale with Kubernetes - YouTube
java12 recipes for using the Optional class as it’s meant to be used
javaA Java Fork-Join Calamity
javaA Journey With MPS in FinTech: One Year Later, by Tom Beadman - YouTube
javaA practical look at JEP-389 in JDK16 with libsodium • Brice Dutheil
javaBest practices: Java memory arguments for Containers – GC easy – Universal Java GC Log Analyser
javaBuilding kubectl plugins with Quarkus | DevNation Tech Talk - YouTube
javaCédric Champeau's blog: The problem with Gradle: really?
javaDo Loom’s Claims Stack Up? Part 1: Millions of Threads? – Webtide
javaEnhanced Streams Processing with Kotlin’s Sequence Interface
javaGraalVM 21.0: Introducing a New Way to Run Java | by Oleg Šelajev | graalvm | Jan, 2021 | Medium
javaGraphQL Java and Threads
javaImproving G1 out-of-the-box performance
javaJava 8 LTS to the Latest - a Performance & Responsiveness Perspective - YouTube
javaJava on Truffle — Going Fully Metacircular | by Oleg Šelajev | graalvm | Jan, 2021 | Medium
javaJetty 10 and 11 Have Arrived! – Webtide
javaNo Free Lunch? Memory Allocation in the JVM - YouTube
javaObject Pooling, Benchmarks, and Another Way – Webtide
javaProgramming the GPU in Java
javaTalking to Postgres Through Java 16 Unix-Domain Socket Channels - Gunnar Morling
javaTowards Continuous Performance Regression Testing - Gunnar Morling
javaTransparent Heterogeneous Computing for Java via TornadoVM - YouTube
javaTroubleshooting Native Memory Leaks in Java Applications | Poonam Bajaj's Blog
java,k8sWriting Kubernetes Sample Controller in Java | by Rohan Kumar | Feb, 2021 | ITNEXT
java,k8sYour own Kubernetes controller - Improving and deploying
java,testDon't be mocked by your Mocks: Listening to your Tests - YouTube
k8sReducing your Kubernetes Cloud Spend - YouTube
k8sScaling Kubernetes to 7,500 Nodes
k8sWebinar: The top 7 most-useful Kubernetes APIs for comprehensive cloud-native observability - YouTube
miscGOTO 2020 • Prioritizing Technical Debt as if Time and Money Matters • Adam Tornhill - YouTube
miscHow to green the world's deserts and reverse climate change | Allan Savory - YouTube
miscK8s - The water isn’t fine
miscModern web architectures
miscRegreening the desert with John D. Liu | VPRO Documentary | 2012 - YouTube
miscRestoring the ancient Caledonian Forest Alan Watson Featherstone TEDxFindhorn - YouTube
miscThat's a lot of YAML
miscThe Few, the Tired, the Open Source Coders | WIRED
rustDeis Labs - Still Rusting - One Year Later
rustEsteban Kuber working full-time on the compiler at AWS : rust
rustRust Foundation - Hello World!
rustrust in curl with hyper |
securitySummit Route - AWS Security Maturity Roadmap 2021
systemBuilding a gRPC Client Standard to Boost Reliability and Velocity
systemFast Incremental Builds with Speculation and Cancellation
systemScaling Cache Infrastructure at Pinterest - Pinterest Tech Stack
systemWriting a Fast JSON Parser | Chad Austin

Until next time!