Sławomir Zborowski


Programming in C++ and Python3 for food and fun. Interested in ^comp.*$ – everything that has anything to do with computers – no matter if it's related to software, hardware, embedded or cloud. Blog: szborows.blogspot.com.



Distributed applications are easy. Just read the fine print (2017)

Did you know that most of the programmers with no prior experience related to distributed systems are expected to make the same set of mistakes? But why? Aren't distributed applications just as easy as traditional ones? Well… not exactly. Some problems negligible for monolithic applications become apparent when the system is distributed – like the speed of light, for instance. During the talk author will present couple of common fallacies and oversights when developing distributed application – all basing on his own experiences.