🔗 All you need is Wide Events, not “Metrics, Logs and Traces”

All you need is Wide Events, not “Metrics, Logs and Traces” … when it comes to the distributed systems at scale what’s more important is an ability to “dig” into data - “slice and dice” it, build and analyse various views, correlate, search for anomalies… And systems that offer all of this do exist. Wide Event is just a collection of fields with names and values, pretty much like a json document....

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Technology giants at war: Another game of thrones | The Economist (via Charted Territory – Tao of Mac )

December 4, 2012 · 1 min · 19 words

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(via Chart: Apple’s Astonishing Profit in Context | Statista ) Wow!

November 27, 2012 · 1 min · 11 words

🔗 Max Schrems: The Austrian Thorn In Facebook’s Side – Forbes

Max Schrems: The Austrian Thorn In Facebook’s Side – Forbes Description of the extent to which Facebook records and keeps information on it’s users, i.e. “nothing is ever deleted”! See also: Facebook Keeps A History Of Everyone Who Has Ever Poked You, Along With A Lot Of Other Data – Forbes

April 23, 2012 · 1 min · 51 words