I loved playing The Need for Speed

If you’re in a group of people being chased by a bear, you only need to be faster than the slowest person in the group. But that’s not how websites work: being faster than at least one other website, or even faster than the ‘average’ website, is not a great achievement when the average websiteContinue reading “I loved playing The Need for Speed”

How big is a two-pizza team?

I have been part of organisations famously followed Spotify Model that even Spotify themselves not following it. Maybe this has been an easier way to frame the good old practices for a new shinier HR policy. Maybe this has been a way to keep people entertained when they suffered from communication overhead too much. Whatever theContinue reading “How big is a two-pizza team?”

Always Fail Forward and Pull over Push

Clearly during COVID-19, Slack became more mainstream. I was wondering how they cope with that scale and found this article. They shared how they deploy. These are the interesting points from the article. Deploys require a careful balance of speed and reliability. As understand from their article, although they are available globally, they still mainly operateContinue reading “Always Fail Forward and Pull over Push”

Tracking Request Body via Application Insights

Application Insights is a great monitoring tool combines tracing, monitoring and even logging via custom events in one place. For any application running on Azure, it is the native way of doing and especially for .NetCore applications (.NetFramework is still supported?) so much easier to integrate. As most of the tracing tools in the marketContinue reading “Tracking Request Body via Application Insights”

Paying bills on time!

link.medium.com/Q9ZeO3a9x3 This is no different than having a good financial independence, paying bills on time! Not paying bills on time punishes you with services being cut, reduced comfort and increased levels of stress for everyday. This analogy is no different when it comes to tech debts in architecture, code base and even at the productContinue reading “Paying bills on time!”