Posts from May 2014

Recent leaks of Mt. Gox trading history has caused people to claim that massive market manipulation was taking place. I argue that there is no evidence for this.
What can we learn from an earthquake about the weaknesses of our IT infrastructure?
Juju is the new system from the folks at Canonical for automating cloud infrastructure tasks. It enables you to easily build and maintain your infrastructure with convenient command-line and web interfaces. In this article, we take a look at how to deploy HyperDex on AWS using Juju.
Macaroons provide a safer way to authenticate users than using raw cookies. In this article, we walk through how to get started with the macaroons library, and how to create and verify your first macaroon.
HyperDex 1.3! This release includes a new API call, and several critical bug fixes.
Macaroons are a new way to perform authorization in distributed systems.