Benefits of having an open source project

During Desember last year I created an open source project called DoubleCache. It's a cleaner version of a cache pattern we use at work, written from scratch. TL;DR Great source for a conference talk Helped me learn FAKE and Appveyor Made me reason about handling pull requests, figuring out…

Unit testing Redis Lua scripts

With great power comes great responsibility. The power of Lua scripting with Redis and what you can achieve using data structures beyond a key/value store is amazing. Starting out is quick and easy, and with some VIM tricks you can easily create an efficient feedback loop. But then what…

Turn up the beat, heart rate of a speaker

Beginning of January I was contacted by the Bitshift meetup organizers, asking if I could come over and do a talk or two. Having two talks more or less prepared I decided that it could be a fun experience and also great practice. I gave a talk on caching (slides…

Introducing DoubleCache

DoubleCache, https://github.com/AurumAS/DoubleCache, is my own open source implementation of a layered distributed cache, it builds upon solid projects like Redis, StackExchange.Redis and MsgPack and combines these with a local cache implementation on the .Net stack. Some history We're already running a similar solution with my…