Should you put all your eggs in a basket or build a link chain?

Eggs in a basket or links in a chain?

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I’m a site reliability engineer and so notions of reliability are something that I profess to be somewhat obsessed with. I was therefore very interested when I overhead a recent water cooler conversation between 2 engineers (whom I’m not acquainted with) that went something like this:

Kim: The users wanted more reliability, so we refactored our app into a hundred independent microservices! …

David: Wouldn’t that make it more prone to…

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Koon Seng leads the SRE group at DBS Middle Office where they build cool stuff, experiment with AI DevSecOps and learn a new thing or two everyday!

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