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Software Architect for ClassicCars.com

Working with a legacy codebase that is using ASP.Net (C#, WCF, MVC, WebForms) and MS-SQL and an existing API under node.js, with rabbitmq and mongodb.

Currently working with the following technologies for the backend/infrastructure:

  • docker.io
  • nginx
  • node/Koa
  • MongoDB
  • ELK (ElasticSearch, Logstash, Kibana)

On the front end:

  • React
  • Yahoo fluxible-app
  • Bootstrap

I absolutely love JavaScript as a language, and platforms that leverage it. MongoDB, RethinkDB, NodeJS/Express, Synchronet BBS, jQuery, Backbone, Knockout, React, etc.

I've also been following golang with great interest.


Dec
20
awarded  Commentator
Dec
20
comment S3fs performance improvements or alternative?
Depending on your storage needs, you may want to just use EBS, unless you need access from other systems simultaneously, in which case setting up a virtual nas with EBS may still be a better option.
Dec
18
comment Mounting an Azure blob container in a Linux VM Role
Glad to see this... was looking into this, and could save me the trouble of having custom azure specific code on multiple servers or having a VM to act as a file server...
Nov
26
comment NGiNX Custom Cache param based on regex match
One question, in the regex map, is the ~ part of the regex, or just an indicator to match on a regexp... sorry, I'm not really that familiar with nginx, just wanting to set it up as a reverse-proxy and caching server for my application's rendering. Also, can the regexp be rather large? ie, similar to the detectmobilebrowser.com site's matching patterns?
Nov
26
awarded  Scholar
Nov
26
accepted NGiNX Custom Cache param based on regex match
Nov
26
revised NGiNX Custom Cache param based on regex match
edited title
Nov
26
asked NGiNX Custom Cache param based on regex match
Sep
15
awarded  Tumbleweed
Sep
8
asked Why do I get connection timeouts to private services in Azure?
Aug
13
revised Is it possible to use SSD for storage on Windows Azure?
added 4 characters in body
Aug
13
comment Is it possible to use SSD for storage on Windows Azure?
We're using 4 striped disks for each of the nodes in our mongodb replica set, and migrating our ms-sql instance to do the same.
Aug
13
answered Is it possible to use SSD for storage on Windows Azure?
Jul
7
asked How do I discover peers in an Ubuntu VM in an Azure Service?
Jul
5
comment USABLE multi-master replication for Postgres?
I would think that using a system similar to etcd for config and communications would be possible, perhaps running any update statement within two phase commit... a hard part would be keeping a node out until it is caught up and matches other nodes... I'd really love a near automagic solution for this
Feb
27
comment What does my ISP mean when they say they will provide “4 static IPs out of which 2 are usable”?
Worth noting the "technically usable" address is likely the internal address on the modem/router for purposes of routing traffic... if you have a "smart" router, you could serve on the host router. Probably a bad idea though. My ISP sends traffic via a routed CIDR block, so I could host stuff via my router... currently only do some SSH tunneling via my router.
Jan
4
comment Is it safe to use consumer MLC SSDs in a server?
Just want to +1 with @ZanLynx .. I usually only partition about 80% of the drive when I'm using SSD + Raid.
Nov
21
awarded  Yearling
Nov
20
answered Reverse Proxy and IIS
Nov
12
awarded  Necromancer