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Andrew J. Pierce collects Yixing teapots and lives in Virginia with his wife, son, and Ziggy the cat. You can follow him on Twitter.

ZFS File Server: A History and Parts List

September 02, 2020

Bit rot, failing drives, and an unfamiliar OS plague our file server. In this post, we explore options for building a new ZFS-based file server with modern parts

Profiling Clojure Programs with Tufte

December 23, 2019

Speed up your Clojure programs by identifying hot spots, then cool them down! Using profiling, we make our Advent of Code Day 04 solution 45% faster.

Clojure on Metal

December 21, 2019

We compile Clojure using GraalVM's native-image tool, and do some benchmarking to compare it with running a JAR.

Hello, World!

December 20, 2019

Thank you for taking the time allow me to share my thoughts. I'm looking forward to sharing what I discover with you!

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