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Links - 29th April 2018

If You’re Not Doing Continuous Asset Management You’re Not Doing Security

For most companies, the single best thing they could do for their security program is to hire a dedicated person to maintain a near-realtime list of company assets.

Scaling a High-traffic Rate Limiting Stack With Redis Cluster

Philosophically, there’s a lot to like about Redis Cluster' design – simple, yet powerful. Especially when it comes to distributed systems, many implementations are exceedingly complicated, and that level of complexity can be catastrophic when encountering a tricky edge in production. Redis Cluster is scalable, and yet with few enough moving parts that even a layperson like myself can wrap their head around what it’s doing. Its design doc is comprehensive, but also approachable.