Blog / UBXDDEV Vol. 3.7

October 3, 2014

Containers discussion - Jim

https://www.usenix.org/system/files/login/articles/login_1410_02-bottomley.pdf

A nice description of containers, comparing and contrasting them to hypervisors, from the guys at Parallels.

Intro to HTTP - Neil

A tasty five-part series providing an introduction to HTTP

  1. http://odetocode.com/Articles/741.aspx Resources
  2. http://odetocode.com/Articles/742.aspx Messages
  3. http://odetocode.com/Articles/743.aspx Connections
  4. http://odetocode.com/Articles/744.aspx Architecture
  5. http://odetocode.com/Articles/745.aspx Security

Rails 4.2 - Murray

  1. http://revelry.co/2014/09/15/rails-4-2-overview-part-1-of-2/
  2. http://revelry.co/2014/09/18/rails-4-2-overview-part-2-of-2/

A good overview of what’s coming in Rails 4.2. The 2nd beta version came out a few days ago at the end of September, so we can probably expect the final version to drop in the next month or two.