Luc van Donkersgoed

How AWS dumps the mental burden of inconsistent APIs on developers

By Luc van Donkersgoed

Years ago, I founded a company that built iPhone apps. And those apps needed web services.  Back in 2009, that meant you ordered rack-mounted servers at Dell, carried them into your local data center for colocation, and managed them by hand or through automation tools like Ansible. I vividly remember spending nights restoring crashed servers […]