Join us for all the WTF's at Blueprint LDN and Jamie Dobson as keynote - 22 Sept

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    The Curse of Knowledge

    By coincidence, I had the same conversation this week with five different groups of people. I figured that I’d write my ideas down and chuck them up on the blog, since this chain of thought seems to r...

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    How Cisco and Container Solutions’ Long-standing Partnership Helped Bring our SRE Conference to Life

    Container Solutions and Cisco have a partnership that goes back to more-or-less the beginning of Container Solutions.

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    WTF is the Future of Cloud Native Software?

    Software is transforming and accelerating organisations of all kinds, both directly and indirectly. Software is a key differentiator for organisations to offer value to customers and shareholders. The...

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    10 Predictions for the Future of Computing or; the Inane Ramblings of our Chief Scientist

    TLDR; WASM will be everywhere: compile target, deploy target, IoT, plug-in ecosystems. This is already happening! (1-5 years) Rust will continue to grow in popularity and will overtake Go in the next ...

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    WTF is Cloud Native Quantum?

    Quantum computing is here, and it’s on the cloud. As someone who loves both quantum computing and the cloud, this makes me very happy. I did a doctorate in quantum computing in the late 1990s. By nece...

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    Why I Stopped Using POST and Learned to Love HTTP

    I write lots of services and client apps -- most of them as proof-of-concept or experimental implementations to test out design ideas and/or explore technical details. One of the things I learned earl...

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    Is It Time For A More Sustainable Relationship With Tech?

    “When railroading time comes you can railroad—but not before.” ― Robert A. Heinlein

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    The Reality of Hybrid Working

    The hybrid model of working sounds ideal, right? Everybody gets to work where they want, when they want. It should increase productivity and happiness at work.

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    Enabling Developer Self-Services with Internal Developer Platforms

    A concise overview Even the most advanced organisations struggle to scale their development output when faced with a growing talent shortage. As a result, enterprises and development teams start looki...