by Brad Johnson, on May 24, 2019 11:52:56 AM

I’ve written previously about Scott Clarke’s Greenhouse demo app because it’s a good example of how to build integrations between external frameworks and Swim. While Swim functions perfectly well on …

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by Brad Johnson, on May 15, 2019 10:34:32 AM

How do you evaluate open source technologies, like Kubernetes and Swim, when there's so much hype? Last post, we explored the challenges of architecting a real-time application, which are due in part …

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by Brad Johnson, on May 7, 2019 1:17:17 PM

We need to have a serious talk about "real-time." These days, it seems like there are more real-time Web technologies to choose from than trendy superfoods (see: Irish black pudding, …

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by Brad Johnson, on Apr 25, 2019 1:46:02 PM

Here's a cool demo from Swim developer, Scott Clarke. The Swim Greenhouse Demo (found here on GitHub) uses Swim, NodeJS, and Python to make an application which learns in real-time from a …

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by Chris Sachs, on Mar 20, 2019 12:23:39 PM

Swim can be a challenge to explain to people, even if the audience is fairly technical. Unless you've had firsthand experience building and running at-scale distributed applications with low latency requirements, it's difficult …

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by Chris Sachs, on Mar 19, 2019 1:16:46 PM

This is the last post in a three part series about the future of the Web. You can read parts 1 and 2 here. Like MS-DOS, Swim is "integrated software that consists of a persistent transactional memory …

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by Chris Sachs, on Mar 14, 2019 10:51:24 AM

This is the second post in a three part series about the future of the World Wide Web. Click here to read part 1 or part 3. "The World Wide Web was designed to …

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by Chris Sachs, on Mar 12, 2019 11:10:11 AM

This is the first post in a 4 part series about the future of the World Wide Web. Read part 2 here and you can find part 3 here. How do you write …

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by Simon Crosby, on Mar 4, 2019 2:00:32 PM

Serverless computing is a seductive and powerful addition to a cloud developer’s arsenal. But despite its elegance, serverless is not the right architecture for most edge applications. Combined with the …

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by Simon Crosby, on Feb 28, 2019 11:20:30 AM

Application developers frequently choose REST in the name of simplicity, but for real-time apps, REST introduces unnecessary complexity and performance bottlenecks. REST based APIs, stateless computing and database-centric applications are the …

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