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Richard Flores

Hi! I'm Richard Flores and I'm a software developer in Houston. This is where I blog about my observations, experiences and opinions on programming and software development.

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Why Build Distributed Systems?

There is a wave and hype of excitement about microservices and the tools around it that leads devs to prematurely distribute applications without fully thinking through the reasons they should split an application into multiple remote services. The mic...

Scalability: What does it really mean?

The term "scalability" is often included in the list of quality attributes when making key architectural decisions, but what does it really mean? Scalability is a non-functional requirement that refers to the ability of an application to maintain an op...