OPPSLA Part I
OOPSLA As a wack to the side of the head
The only real reason to attend a mad scene like OOPSLA is for that wack
to the side of the head that shakes lose some of your preconceptions,
and hopefully allows you some room for those ideas that seem to
gravitate to such occasions.
Here was the advice given at the start of the day:
three new acquaintances
gain an in site, lose...
Alternate Layer data as the web wobbles
I enjoyed Matt Perry's post of ten favorite
WMS services some months back, he is back today with a nice
observation on (lack of) reliability. Many of the solutions
proposed in the comments focus on the service aspect of the problem ...
tacking status for a quality of service estimate
cache the results (ie tile schemes)