Andrew

Andrew

Hi there. I’m an aeronautical engineer turned software tech turned startup founder, CrossFitter, dog owner, wine drinker, guitarist, writer and podcaster. I’m just as happy to talk about paleo, weightlifting and rock music as I am about how tech can help your business.

Is Vertical Scalability Even a Thing Any More?

Enterprise computing relied heavily on large, expensive database infrastructure. The cloud has rendered this type of design obsolete.  Vertical scalability has given way to elastic horizontal scalability. Vertical scalability vs horizontal scalability Vertical scalability means the ability to increase the capacity of your hardware to handle more load. This was definitely a thing in mainframe…

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TypeScript – Help or Hindrance?

At 345 we’ve been using TypeScript for a while now. This started when we began using Angular 2 during the early Betas, and we’ve been experimenting with TypeScript on some of our other Node.js applications as well. The time has come to ask the question: Is TypeScript a help or a hindrance? What is TypeScript?…

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