Kubernetes Hacks

Some years ago I started a project which consisted in a java library with a collection of scrapers. Those days I start noting a not so cool trend which was a more closed internet. Despite the facility we have to share knowledge and information these two concepts are valuable and…

Foundations for Architecting Data Solutions

Recently I stumbled upon a very interesting book that was a missing piece for some years in the big data literature landscape. The topic of Big Data is, well, big. The idea is actually pretty simple. Software architectures capable of collect, ingest and store a pornographic amount of information. It…

The Skeptics Guide to the Universe

Last few days I've been fortunate to be on vacations. And as such I used a fair amount of time reading some books I had en-queued for some time. I'm a bit sad I was not able to give the deserved attention to these earlier. The first book is an…

The leader travesty

Some years ago you had a very straightforward hierarchy on organizations. You got the big boss, the small boss and the little bees doing the heavy work. This structure was commonly accepted on the most of working environments and for the best or for the worst this was the way…

Commit 2019: An overview

Last decade Porto have grown in terms of software technical hub of Portugal. We notice increase in private investment attract more private investment and a very prolific economic spiral give birth to a new set of opportunities in software development industry. We have a very uncommon set of characteristics that…