Doximity Tech Digest #9

Jul 17, 2015 | Rodrigo Kochenburger

Microservices Resource Guide

Martin Fowler’s guide to microservices is a collection of recommended articles, presentations, and materials regarding the subject.

Practical Persistence in Go: Organising Database Access

In this post the author takes a look at four different methods for organizing your code and structuring access to your database connection pool.

Getting Started with Rails 5's ActionCable and Websockets

An introduction to Rails 5’s new feature, ActionCable.

A Neural Network in 11 lines of Python

A bare bones neural network implementation to describe the inner workings of backpropagation.

Stack Overflow: Replacing a 32-bit Loop Count Variable with 64-bit Introduces Crazy Performance Deviations

Very interesting low level discussion about optimization and how empirical optimization can also be misleading.