Developer's black hole

Hi. I’m Flavio Percoco (a.k.a flaper87), and I’m a Software Engineer at Red Hat, where I spend my days working on OpenStack, speaking at conferences. In my spare time I contribute to Rust, write, read, surf, travel, smoke my coffee and drink my pipe.

Real-Time Systems: High level introduction

I've been working with real-time distributed systems for quite some time now. This is one of the topics I like the most. In this post I'd like to spend some time explaining at a high level what real-time systems are, where they're used, some of their requirements and I'd also …