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!”

Avoid working half of the product!

link.medium.com/SWRzVXupN2 I think, this article explains really well how not to scale an engineering team. I really liked this analogy. When a team only works and be responsible half of the product, everything else falls apart. Especially introduction of microservices as an architecture and organisation pattern, to avoid above issues, it is also better toContinue reading “Avoid working half of the product!”

Unit Testing HttpRequest in C#

For most of the recent projects I have been involved, there was always a dependency consumed via an HTTP call. These were downstream services, other microservices or 3rd party systems. Depending on the architecture and code flow, I have seen a huge need for mocking HttpRequest starting from unit tests to all the way toContinue reading “Unit Testing HttpRequest in C#”

Non-Architecture is architecture!

After a long time of frustration and annoyance of pushing architecture to better state in the companies I previously worked, this article reflected very well on me. Especially when everyone’s focus is on growth, the non-architecture becomes the only architecture pattern in hand. This usually follows with new members joining the team and to proveContinue reading “Non-Architecture is architecture!”

Running .NetCore Apps Faster and Cheaper on Azure

I have been using Azure from almost the very first public beta days as I have previously noted down. Most of the time when I discuss the price/performance details with other fellows in the industry and especially the ones running .NetCore at scale on AWS, I usually heard that AWS being cheaper and faster moreContinue reading “Running .NetCore Apps Faster and Cheaper on Azure”