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QML2 to C++ and back again

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Update 2014-11-23: I described an improved, but slightly more complicated way to do this in my post QML2 to C++ and back again, with slots and signals.

24 hours in New York

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After attending Strata + Hadoop World 2014, I had 24 hours of free time to look around New York.

New owner wanted for grunt-ssh

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grunt-ssh is a small Grunt plugin that provides SSH and SFTP tasks using the excellent pure JS implementation of ssh2.

A Tale of Postmortems | Box tech blog

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Great post on the Box tech blog on how they deal with system outages, starting with how they used to deal with them and what they have done to improve things, which has now lead to less severe outages and improved system availability.

Load testing with Locust

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I wanted to perform some user load testing on the HTTP endpoint of our internal metrics collection system.