It seems like programmers are offered new paradigms on a nearly daily basis. While many look like good ideas, we obviously cannot try them all, since it can often take weeks or even months to know enough about a system from working with it to determine if it is worth using in an actual product. No matter what, we are trying to balance the risks and rewards of a new system.
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J.JaDisclosure of Justin's industry affiliations: Justin James has a contract with Spiceworks to write product buying guides. He is also under contract to OpenAmplify, which is owned by Hapax, to write a series of blogs, tutorials, and other articles.
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Justin James is the Lead Architect for Conigent.