decentralized and distributed systems

decentralized and distributed systems

Pointers for distributed vs decentralised: Some bookmarks to read if you are a distributed systems researcher [1] A decentralized system is a subset of a distributed system. The primary difference is how/where the “decision” is made and how the information is shared...
DNSed: A simple useable internet name for large scale IoT

DNSed: A simple useable internet name for large scale IoT

Intent When there is a city wide Wireless Sensor Network (WSN), this has to be resolved with anything meaningful, say name of where it is located. then this has to be the name that it should be resolved to. to creat DNSed, as in past tense in English for DNS. To DNS...
SensyLight: sensible atmosphere using Internet of Things

SensyLight: sensible atmosphere using Internet of Things

The above video is from a research lab at the MIT Media Lab called Responsive Environments. They have a really interesting article [1] about a multimodal mediated work environment. Internet of Things has been of great buzz these days. It is interesting, but why is it...
Developing for ESP8266 using Arduino IDE

Developing for ESP8266 using Arduino IDE

Cut to action steps: Install Arduino IDE Install board support packages to compile for ESP8266 http://arduino.esp8266.com/stable/package_esp8266com_index.json How and where to do it! first add that URL in the additional board managers URL now goto the board manager...

I have an app idea, which cloud provider to choose?

There are millions of cloud providers out there, may be not, but there are enough to confuse you with their features and creative billing terms. Ofcouse, its traditional VPS style and not using Docker to pack your app. Now, the two cloud provider I choose to choose...