Articles and News
Introducing sigstore: Easy Code Signing & Verification for Supply Chain Integrity
This post introduces sigstore, a Linux Foundation project that aims to improve open-source software supply chain integrity and verification.
#code-signing #security #supply-chain-integrity
3.6 Million Websites Taken Offline After Fire at OVH Datacenters
»Around 3.6 million websites across 464,000 distinct domains were taken offline after the major fire at an OVHcloud datacenter site in Strasbourg overnight.«
German Software Company SUSE Targets Pre-Summer IPO: Sources
SUSE is planning a pre-summer initial public offering.
Why Dropbox’s Exascale Strategy Is Long-Term, On-Prem Disk
This article explains why on-prem disk-based storage is the most cost-effective and flexible storage solution for Dropbox need for the time being. Currently, Dropbox is rolling out 20TB SMRs at scale.
Staying Out of TTL Hell
The author discusses different cache strategies in detail.
The author shares his interesting findings in buying and utilizing 14 domains that are 1-bitflip away from windows.com.
Video: FAST ‘21 - Keynote Address: Netflix: Streaming Entertainment to 200 Million Members Around the World
In this talk, Jonathan Looney from Netflix describes the Open Connect Appliance and the optimizations that make it possible to serve over 180 GB/s of TLS-encrypted connections with less than 50% CPU on a single 32-core 2.5-GHz CPU in 2 RU.
#netflix #netflix-open-connect-appliance #freebsd #systems-performance
PDF: The SPACE of Developer Productivity
In this article, the authors debunk some common myths about developer productivity and introduce a framework that is better suited to understand the matter.
GlusterFS 8 on FreeBSD 13
In this tutorial, the author shows how to get GlusterFS 8 running on FreeBSD 13.
#distributed-systems #freebsd #glusterfs
VM Detection Tricks, Part 1: Physical Memory Resource Maps
Multi-part article series on VM detection tricks focussed on 64-bit Windows guests on multiple virtualization platforms.
The 4 Laws of Durability
In this article, the authors describe algorithms for durable transactions and infer four rules from them.
Kubernetes Resource Management and You
In this post, the author gives an introduction to Kubernetes scheduling and resource management.
Projects and Releases
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redbean is a single-file distributable web server.
sq is a tool to inspect, query, join, import, and export data.
#database #sql #command-line
just a command runner, without the overhead of a whole build system.