• HTTPS, sasbury.com and GitHub Pages

    I have let this site languish a bit too long. As I started to poke around again I realized that the original site is on a host that doesn't make it easy to support HTTPS. In fact they charge extra to use a shared cert and even more to use your own. So I looked around and decided ...

  • Publishing with Gradle to Sonatype and Maven Central on Travis

    I spent many hours yesterday trying to automate the release of the Java client library for NATs. The goal was to upload a release to Sonatype's open source Nexus server whenever we tag a release in GitHub. Sonatype will then upload it to Maven Central. This involves uploading to ...

  • First Synadia Release - Java Nats

    Today I released my first software for Synadia. I was tasked with re-writing the Java client library for NATs, and despite a few hiccups released a library I am really proud of today. The new library is easy to use for publishing messages: Connection nc = Nats.connect("nats://myh ...

  • Last Day At Google

    Today was my last day at Google. On the map the commute looked doable but in reality I couldn't do it every day. I really enjoyed working with the people there, especially all of the members of my two teams, but I just couldn't keep that lifestyle up. Perhaps someday I can live c ...

  • GopherCon 2015 Recap

    With todays release of the videos from GopherCon 2015 I thought I would write up my 5 minutes recap of the conference, in case it helps someone pick the videos that might interest them. Go Kit: A Standard Library ... Peter Bourgon Codifying what it means to write a microservice a ...

  • Open Source - Logging & Config Update

    I mentioned earlier a pair of packages I released to the Go community while at Fog Creek. Now that I am no longer with the company, we agreed to redirect folks to my personal fork of the two libraries so that I can maintain them. You can now access the config library at github.co ...

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