Master Of None
Personal Blog of Dinakaran Sankaranarayanan
Launching the Master of None Newsletter
I have recently launched my weekly newsletter ‘Master of None’. The newsletter is essentially a compilation and commentary of the interesting content that I read,...
01 Apr 2021
Atomic Habits by James Clear - Dummies guide to Habit Formation
Atomic Habits is one of the best books that I have read on personal productivity. While a lot of self-help books give us motivation, the...
01 Nov 2020
Cloud Vendor Lock In Conundrum
The whole world and its infrastructure are moving into Cloud at a rapid pace in the last decade. The speed and frenzy of this transformation...
08 Aug 2020
How To Find Useful Content To Read On A Daily Basis
On the internet, I always had this struggle to find and read content daily. By reading I mean not reading a book, but getting to...
05 Jul 2020
Designing Event Driven Systems for SAAS applications
While designing systems for SAAS applications, some common patterns are followed in stateful systems around databases. For compute as well, some aspects of scaling are to be considered. For a...
17 Oct 2021
Learnings from Running Amazon Aurora MySQL in Production
Using Aurora MySQL is a no brainer decision when running workloads in the Production environment. The Overhead of running a database is greatly reduced due to the managed services offered...
08 Aug 2021
Life Lessons after being in Tech for 15 years
I wrote something last year after completing 14 years in the industry
24 Jul 2021
4 key points about AWS Elasticache Redis Scaling and Monitoring
I have been playing with AWS Elasticache Redis for some time now. Here are the 4 key points about AWS Elasticache Redis Scaling and Monitoring that helped me to understand...
04 Jul 2021
New to AWS and Playing with AWS Free Tier? Do this FIRST
Cloud is changing the way we build applications. AWS is a pioneer and leads the cloud ecosystem. Exploring AWS services to get started is relatively easy. Sign up for a...
27 Jun 2021
AWS and the Paradox Of Choice
This post and the cover image was inspired by this tweet by Corey Quinn and his blog post.
29 May 2021