I'm starting to look at the job market again, with an eye towards senior technical leadership or engineering management. If you'd like to see what I've been up to or chat about possibilities, I'm on LinkedIn or you can email me at MikeG1(at)larkfarm.com. I'm only looking at remote-first positions, though in a leadership job I'd expect to do a reasonable amount of travel.
- Procsd - Glue between Heroku-like procfile and systemd.
- dank-selfhosted - Ansible playbook for self-hosting email (and a few other things) on OpenBSD.
- Engineers Shouldn’t Write ETL: A Guide to Building a High Functioning Data Science Department - I think I'm happy I don't work somewhere with a Data Science Department.
- An introduction to medieval cities and cloud security - An analogy that works pretty well.
- Every service is an island - A pattern for dealing with the inevitable microservice failures.
- MemSQL: Now Free to Use - Adding a fairly substantil free tier to this scalable SQL database.
- Gitbase: Exploring Git repos with SQL - Large-scale analysis of git repos, and the projects that make it possible.
- Phoenix 1.4.0 released - Another big bump for the standard Elixir web framework.