DZone Daily Dose - 2009/11/14
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Microservices! They are everywhere, or at least, the term is. When should you use a microservice architecture? What factors should be considered when making that decision? Do the benefits outweigh the costs? Why is everyone so excited about them, anyway? Brought to you in partnership with IBM.
ARIN is now pleading with the Internet community to switch to IPv6. They are saying less than 15% of IPv4 address space is remaining. ARIN says IPv6 is more than ready for migrations and sees problems in the future for Internet community members who do not switch soon.
Got a quality plugin for WordPress? There's a a store for that. The recently opened WordPress plugin store hopes to become the App Store of blogging. Developers can sell WordPress plugins as-is or by subscription. WordPress only takes a 10% cut of each plugin sale. You can sign up for a developer account here.
Dell now confirms that it's planning to release the previously rumored, Android-based smartphone, Mini 3i. The Mini 3i will feature will be launching this year in Brazil and China with 2G and 3G models. It will be the first Dell phone to feature the Android OS.
"Introducing Scalar - Scala-based DSL for Cloud Computing" is the top link in 24 hours. It introduces "Scalar", a new addition to the GridGain 3.0 release. Scalar is a Scala-based cloud computing DSL.
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