Geek Reading November 30, 2015

Starting off our week we have The Modern Team talking about flat corporate structures and how they may not work in practice. I think people are not really ready for true flat structures just given our experience, and flat requires a huge change in our basic thinking. TechCrunch has an excellent post about the platform paradox when it comes to startups. Basically, you are trying to build a product and a company, but VCs love the idea of a platform so when do you start building one? There were a ton of good development articles over the weekend, so please remember to take a look at all of those articles. In the infrastructure and devops section, there are a number of good posts as well, so don’t forget to read those as well!

As always, enjoy today’s items, and please participate in the discussions on these sites.

Startups, Career and Process

Design and Development

Concurrency, Performance and Scalability

Infrastructure, Operations and DevOps

Security, Encryption and Cryptography

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