This is the first post to the development journal. The intent of this is to provide more insight to the sausage being made. For those who'd rather not know how their sausage is made, this likely extends to the content of these writeups.
Confluent is intended in the short term to supersede conserver, and in the longer term supersede many tasks currently done in xcatd. I thought I'd take a little time to explain the state and plan. This post is going to focus on relationship between conserver and confluent, though some points will flow through to the larger situation.... read more