Mike Lloyd

Mike Lloyd

Systems Programmer focused on core systems and Software-as-a-Service.

Boulder, CO
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The Value of a Feature

Let's talk about costs. What is cost in software development? Cost can be many things, but let's boil it down to two core aspects: time and tooling. The cost of time is generally

Let's Encrypt with Pivotal Cloud Foundry

Any operator reading this has come to one clear conclusion: SSL certificates suck. Let’s have a list of things that no one likes about SSL certs:CostHostname changesPicking an encryption suiteValidation scopesGenerally

Consistency with Cthulhu

Understanding Consistency Models, A Practical GuideConsistency is complicated. While that is likely not the opening line you were hoping for, it’s best to set the proper expectations.Oftentimes when dealing with consistency