Software I am Excited About

by Roman Heinrich

Chubby is Google's least-appreciated secret sauce. But Paxos is super confusing.

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Well... NOW you have Raft!

Code + Examples of Real Life implementations


Other things Brad is excited about:

  • Fast, cheap, reliable VMs
  • Good machine + cluster management system
  • a good programming language (efficient + expressive + readable + safe + fun)
  • a good lock server

Cheap Machines

  • LXC/OpenVZ

Cluster Management

  • Docker/Juju

Good Programming Languages

  • Golang