Tumblr excels at perf fail!

perffail:

Tumblr’s static CDN does not compress, cache, or minify any of their resources! I mean… seriously!?

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Digging deeper, it looks like anytime you upload an asset to static.tumblr.com, the file is stashed directly into S3 and is then served via Cloudfront, which doesn’t gzip, minify, or…

I know a simple fix for that….

California: 1. New York: 0.

California: 1. New York: 0.

dbareactions:

When I look at the now-legacy code I created when I first started this job

dbareactions:

When I look at the now-legacy code I created when I first started this job

dbareactions:

When the developer says, “We just need to install this service on the database servers.”

dbareactions:

When the developer says, “We just need to install this service on the database servers.”