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Eventual Consistency

Once in a while, an idea emerges that is contrary to the way we have grown accustomed to doing things. Eventual consistency is such an idea, and the way we used to build datastores was with SQL and ACID transactions. So whats wrong with that? Too many generals Information always flows as messages using a […]

10,9,8, the countdown to Mars has started…

10,9,8, the countdown to Mars has started…

A big congratulations to one of our customers Mars One who this afternoon announced the start of their astronaut selection program at a press conference in New York. For those of you who have not heard heard of them, Mars One is a not-for-profit organization that will establish a permanent human settlement on Mars in 2023 […]

Fun combining Java, JavaScript and elastic.js within the elasticshell

Fun combining Java, JavaScript and elastic.js within the elasticshell

I recently wrote a couple of articles about the elasticshell, the command line shell for Elasticsearch that I created. If you haven’t heard about it, it’s a json friendly command line tool that allows to quickly interact with Elasticsearch: you can easily index documents, execute queries and make use of all the API that Elasticsearch […]