• Thundering Herd

    That special time in a Developer’s life when a system that they’ve nurtured and cared for goes rogue, leaving behind it a desolate swath of blood & destruction.

  • Optimizing Socket.io Performance with Binary Mode

    Sure, there was a bit of data munging & aggregation going on, but it was essentially just a pub/sub pass-thru … so why couldn’t the Server keep up?