Hey there folks!
I spent most of this week writing markdown, YAML or JSON as I deep dived into a HUGE API. More on this to come in the next few weeks. As a result of a few very long days, I’m curled up with a nice cuppa tea as I write tonight’s weekly!
Picking the right API Paradigm
Another great post from Phil, this time helping demystify the choice of API design paradigms for your next project.Read the post.
How to Prepare for a Crisis You Couldn’t Possibly Predict
I discovered this great piece via Vicky’s 3-5 newsletter and its an excellent reminder of process and mindset in postmortems and crisis management. Especially relevant if you work on anything that can encounter outages and incidents (so, pretty much all engineers!)Read the post.
Want to Debug Latency?
A quick but insightful summary of observability and performance monitoring at Google; specifically exploring the measurement of latency in SLO’s.Read the post.