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Cluster management systems -- rather than virtualization abstracting the unit of the server, abstract the datacenter. How do you roll out an app upgrade when the app is dependent on 50 services? Be sure to view John Wilkes' talk, linked in the article.
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Finance for Startups is an easy-to follow tutorial on finance for entrepreneurs. The course is taught by Lili Balfour, who spent over 20 years in investment management and investment banking in Silicon Valley and NYC. She is the author of Master the Finance Game, a Huffington Post blogger, and has served as an advisor to over 100 companies.
Nice CEO perspective.
Crowdfunding in the private equity market: about to break wide open.
Survey of where to find data for private market analysis.
Nice equity calculator for playing with round scenarios, estimating dilution, etc.
Original founder of AllFacebook.com, data-driven analysis of startups and VC.
Providing metrics for VC reach on mobile companies in their portfolios.
Great reference article for teaching people the Right Way to test integration with web service APIs. The VCR author even chimes in with some tips.
The author of ggplot2 is effectively compiling a book of R essentials and best practices on the wiki of his useful package development project.
Pretty cool minimalist personal knowledge management with a hacker flavor. Command-line, QuickSilver and Notational Velocity driven.