Einträge von Sebastian Lischewski

Using metrics to cut microservices

Surely, you’ve heard the fairytales from microservices and monoliths. Or on a similar note, the tales about distributed (big) balls of mud from people like Simon Brown. Usually these posts point out what goes wrong and how unexperienced teams go for a "hype-driven/tunnel-vision architecture". But how do you actually cut microservices? How do you design […]

Ubiquitous language and culture for project teams.

What distinguishes a junior developer from a senior and the senior from a software architect? This is a commonly asked question and there are plenty of very good sources out there. One argument can be found on every blog post about this topic: a junior mostly makes small decisions and consumes knowledge. With the level […]

Azure Cosmos DB bulk delete with TTL

Azure Cosmos DB Working with Azure Cosmos DB usually is a pleasure. The initial setup process is fast and easy, working with documents very intuitive and once you go to production you don’t encounter any scaling barriers. It might not be the cheapest database out there, but you get what you pay for.