How Google SRE and Developers Collaborate
How do you set up software developers and SREs? The article has a convincing model of setting this up (if you’re 20+ people I’d say).
Nobody optimizes happiness
My CTO coach pitch is “Make you happy”. I also think not enough people optimize for happiness. We sold our company, moved to a smaller flat, bought a dog, moved to the sea and got a small garden. We should have optimized for happiness ten years ago. But the article goes much deeper.
The Seven Deadly Sins of Consumer Technology
What drives the success of companies? Is every successful company exploiting a deadly sin? Like Netflix is exploiting sloth? If you are a consumer company, what sin are you exploiting?
Data Center Heatmap
Many insights into temperature in data center racks. Never thought about this, but was interesting. Also has nice graphs.
Clojure needs a Rails, but not for the reason you think
A good read, and think twice before you use Clojure (but I did have the same experience in Go). Manage the tech zoo
Do data-driven companies actually win?
Very interesting read.