As businesses now rely more heavily on web applications to perform daily operations, a user friendly datatable/spreadsheet is indispensable to all web developers. While individual requirements vary, the core staple is the sortable table. Using Polymer’s Templates and Data-Binding, one can be implemented in a remarkably concise way. Continue reading
In a system of async service calls, sometimes the most indispensible debugging tool is knowing what and when network traffic is occurring. Unfortunately for developers Finagle’s default protocol is binary, which while undecipherable, it can be transformed into something a lot more useful. Continue reading
Ostrich is a stats collector and reporter created by Twitter, and it is a welcome addition to any Finagle (Apache Thrift) implementation. At its core it uses an extremely lightweight com.sun.net.httpserver.HttpServer to handle JSON and HTML requests.
Consider using the built in Ostrich stats server to host your Thrift API documentation. Continue reading