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Yaniv Pessach
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(An expanded version of this article first published in Software Developer's Journal) Scaling to a Billion (Part 4) Nothing is Free Understanding architectural tradeoffs is important. For example, consider queuing sol...
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This live webinar is open (and free) to PMI (Project Management Institute) members only - contact me if you are not a PMI member but interested in the subject matter. Live webinar capacity is limited to 1000 (on a first-join ...
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Read my article - Scaling to a Billion - first published on SDJ
(An expanded version of this article first published in Software Developer's Journal) Scaling to a Billion (Part I) In 2011, the late stage startup I was with sold and fulfilled eCommerce orders in an annual rate of half ...
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I also blog on blogspot.
HIT stands for Heuristic Ideation Technique. The critical observation is that new products are often a combination of two (or more) of existing products. How to: Choose existing products (not too simi...
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Where to find me online? my personal website is on www.yanivpessach.com
Yaniv Pessach: personal website and a resource for software architecture, code optimization, C#, .NET, Web Services, XML, SOA, WCF, C++ and other topics
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Summary:  Users want predictable latency, but providing that is hard in distributed datacenters. The authors make a parallel between 'fault tolerance' (tolerating vertex failure without request failure) and 'tail-tolerance'...
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I am opening/branching another blog for distributed computing (and distributed systems) research-related topics. I think that blog appeals to a different, more specialized audience - so the separation makes sense. And, not su...
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Six Hats for Creativity
The Six Thinking Hats system has been around for a while. It is described in this book by DeBono. In short- conceptualize six distinct 'thinking modes' (metaphorical hats). Specifically ask the team t...
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A software architect, scientist and manager
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  • Microsoft
    Principal Software Architect, present
  • Microsoft, Amazon, Walgreens eCommerce
  • a few startups
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Bellevue, washington
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Seattle, Washington - Somewhere, Elsewhere
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A lover of the rare Washington sunny days and of spending them at the dog park. A human.
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  • Harvard University
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