Published articles


Dealing with eventual consistency in a CQRS/ES application

Published on Oct 06, 2017

Eventual consistency can cause headaches when building a CQRS/ES application. You’ve successfully dispatched a command, but has the read model been updated with the latest changes? Commanded v0.14 supports command dispatch with strong consistency guarantees. This article describes how to use it to alleviate eventual consistency woes.

HTTP unit tests using ExVCR

Published on Nov 07, 2016

Request/response recorder for rapid test-driven development when accessing external web services.

Installing git and gitosis on an Ubuntu server

Published on Aug 28, 2011

Discover a simple way to manage git repositories, with tight access control. This quick setup guide runs through the install of git and gitosis on an Ubuntu server.

Vibrant Ink theme for Visual Studio 2010

Published on Jul 30, 2011

Fantastic dark colour scheme for Visual Studio (2005, 2008 or 2010) with this refresh of Rob Conery’s take on the Vibrant Ink theme for TextMate.