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The journey to Thumbor, part 3: development and deployment strategy
Introducing Thumbor replaces an existing service, and as such it’s important that it doesn’t preform worse than its predecessor. We came up with a strategy to reach feature parity and ensure a launch that would be invisible to end users.
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November 20, 2017Gilles Dubuc
The journey to Thumbor, part 2: thumbnailing architecture
To understand why Thumbor is a good fit, it’s important to understand where it fits in our overall thumbnailing architecture. A lot of historic constraints come into play, where Thumbor could be adapted to meet those needs.
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November 17, 2017Gilles Dubuc
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