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Learn more about the evolution of inter-system communication from direct database access to message-queue based solutions.
It's not a Holy Grail or Silver Bullet but might prevent people making mistakes already made by others on their behalf.
The journey starts with a quick tour of things we used to do and progresses through time ... ending with an overview of an almost-in-production Net::ActiveMQ.
No Aardvark were harmed in the making of this presentation.
Attended by: Steffen Schwigon (renormalist), Peter Makholm (brother), Markus Pinkert (Bedivere), Clinton Gormley (DrTech), Barbie, David Faux, Tom Hukins, BinGOs, Aaron Crane (arc), Emanuele Zeppieri (emazep), fifi, Squeeky, Maciej Czekay (Bruno), lorenzo, Daniel Brunkhorst, Alexander Hartmaier (abraxxa), Dave Rolsky (autarch), Michael Jemmeson (michael), Ferruccio Zamuner (ferz), Fernando Santagata, Jose Luis Martinez, Mark Morgan, Rafiq Gemmail (Raf), Joel Bernstein (joel), JJ Allen, Bernhard Schmalhofer (bernhard), Valerio Paolini (valdez), Giel Goudsmit, Poul Sørensen (poul), Chisel Wright, Michele Valzelli, Imre Saling (pelagic), Alex Muntada (alexm), Søren Lund (slu), Marco Fontani (mfontani), Edmund von der Burg (evdb), Andreas Vögele,