The Phoenix Project: A Novel About IT, DevOps, and Helping Your Business Win - Gene Kim, Kevin Behr, George Spafford

GoodReads Summary: In a fast-paced and entertaining style, three luminaries of the DevOps movement deliver a story that anyone who works in IT will recognize. Readers will not only learn how to improve their own IT organizations, they'll never view IT the same way again.

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Self-Healing Microservices

All the previous discussions I bought about microservices was just a prelude to something I still don't have a fixed solution: how do microservices "heal" themselves in case of missing data?

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My 2019 Review

This year, I decided to make some review of what happened last year, to me.

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Microservices: Artifact Ejection

As I was discussing about artifacts in microservices, I guess I forgot to discuss some important point: How those artifacts are "ejected" from the microservice?

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Ad Astra - Jack Campbell

GoodReads Summary: In Jack Campbell’s New York Times bestselling Lost Fleet series, Campbell’s hero Captain Black Jack Geary explores the furthest reaches of space. Here, Campbell explores what kinds of problems mankind might face as our horizons expand. The third in a series of collections of Campbell’s short stories includes some of Campbell’s favorite stories, and some of his earliest. A brand new author’s note accompanies each story.

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Microservices: Artifact = Input + State

Designing microservices is a bit complicated because you have to think about different things when deciding which "domain" it will occupy. A recent discussion with coworkers about our current microservices design led me to rethink how to think about microservices.

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Mastering Docker - Russ McKendrick

GoodReads Summary: Experience first- and third-party tools such as Docker Compose, Docker Machine, Portainer, and Rancher Learn how to leverage Kubernetes, Amazon ECS, and Docker Swarm and know when each solution is appropriate Discover how Docker can be integrated into your daily workflows.

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One Day On Mars - Travis S. Taylor

GoodReads Summary: A nonstop futuristic thrill-ride, through the critical events which were the breaking point for the underclass of Martian citizens and precipitated a revolution to break the Martian colonists free from the formidable Sol System government. The formerly red planet—now in danger of again becoming red, blood red—would never be the same, nor would the human race.

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301 Smart Answers To Though Interview Questions - Vicky Oliver

GoodReads Summary: In today's job market, how you perform in an interview can make or break your hiring possibilities. If you want to stand a head above the rest of the pack, 301 Smart Answers to Tough Interview Questions is the definitive guide you need to the real, and sometimes quirky, questions employers are using to weed out candidates.

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Galaxy in Flames, Ben Counter

GoodReads Summary: Having recovered from his grievous injuries, Warmaster Horus leads the triumphant Imperial forces against the rebel world of Isstvan III. Though the rebels are swiftly crushed, Horus's treachery is finally revealed when the planet is razed by virus bombs and Space Marines turn on their battle-brothers in the most bitter struggle imaginable.

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