Random links from Operability.IO conference Part 1

These are my random links from the excellent 2 day conference Operability.IO. These are all links mentioned in different talks.

Worse is Better
Much to the shock of my collages I had not read about this before. Now I have!

OSV / Capstan
I’ve been using hyper.sh which is very similar except it uses Docker images inside the hypervisor. OSV looks very interesting especially the REST API for inspecting a running image.

MirageOS
This is a unikernel for compiling OCaml to Xen hypervisor

Google Borg Paper
Interesting paper but I’m not working in this space so hard to appreciate all the details.

Notes on Distributed Systems for Young Bloods
Lots of great bits of advice. Question: When would knowing the 50th percentile ever be valuable?

Common Ground and Coordination in Joint Activity

Engineering for the Long Game – Astrid Atkinson

Antifragile – Things That Gain From Disorder

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