Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Links of the day 14 - 04 - 2015

Today's links 14/04/2015: @Intel Storage Accel Lib.,@netlix monitoring system, why opensource startups #fail
  • Storage Acceleration Library : open source version of Intel library collection of low-level functions such as contains fast erasure codes that implement a general Reed-Solomon type encoding for blocks of data and expanded set of functions used for data protection, hashing, encryption, etc. [fancy video explaining it here]
  • Netflix Built Its Own Monitoring System : Roy Rapoport shares some of the lessons Netflix learned building a monitoring system, the challenges, pitfalls and opportunities encountered along the way.
  • Why opensource startup fail : a intersting perspective on opensource based startup and why often the lack of clear public engagment with the project you relies one leads to a death spiral.