Are You Over-Provisioning? Right-Size Your Infrastructure in Real-Time

User expectations for the application experience have never been higher. And on the backend, as IT professionals work harder and smarter to meet these expectations, application and infrastructure environments grow more complex. Welcome to the average enterprise today. This enterprise runs multiple distributed services, programs, and compute languages in the background, where many issues may […]

Why Idempotency and Ephemerality Matter in a Cloud-Native World

The first time I heard “idempotent” and “ephemeral,” I had no idea what they meant. Perhaps I should have, though, because idempotent and ephemeral patterns are not new to the computing world. In mathematics and computer science, idempotence is a property in which no matter how many times you execute some operations, you achieve the […]