Platform Engineering

We regularly write about our technical experiences (good and bad) and what we're learning from the market.


    Andy Evans

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    Reliable Messaging with Mule ESB and Amazon SQS

    Posted by Andy Evans on 19 June 2014

    tech, mule, messaging, sqs

    I recently used Mule ESB with Amazon's Simple Queue Service (SQS) as the supporting messaging infrastructure. Whilst I was able to achieve a reliable outcome that satisfied all requirements, there are a number of aspects of SQS that make it different to the typical JMS-based messaging system. In this post I’ll cover...

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    Working with an Offshore Development Team

    Posted by Andy Evans on 11 February 2014


    In the past few years I’ve had the opportunity to work with a number of clients on projects that have involved collaboration between onshore design and offshore development teams. A couple of areas that have struck a chord are how rarely the onshore/offshore relationship is managed effectively and even more so, how...

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