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Comverge is hiring an entry level data scientist. Come help us make energy cheaper, more reliable, and better for the environment.

Comverge is hiring a software engineer. Come help us make electricity cheaper, more reliable and better for the environment.

How to componentize a monolith

Micro-service architectures are all the rage these days. Let’s say, totally hypothetically, that you already have a large code base that has all the pathologies we have come to expect from monoliths. You may think something like “we should break this behemoth up into a collection of components, each of which is comprehensible to mere […]

Services Questions

I recently had a colleague ask me several questions about service oriented architectures and breaking monoliths apart. This is an area in which i have a good deal of experience so i decided to publish my answers here. What is a “service”? A “service” is a discrete bit of functionality exposed via well defined interface […]

My view while volunteering for the Pat Amato Classic.

My view while volunteering for the Pat Amato Classic.

Great day at the national zoo with great friends.

Great day at the national zoo with great friends.

This makes me sad: iex(10)> Δz = 1 ** (SyntaxError) iex:10: unexpected token: “Δ” (column 1, codepoint U+0394)

Great Father’s day weekend hike up shadow canyon with the kids.