The technical aspects of the Path 101 build (or, "Yeah... um... what Alex said")

"Our architecture is also based on a reliable template - lightweight caching reverse proxys in front, proxying to the heavier app servers, which in turn are driven by the databases. We will aim for a shared-nothing architecture - decouple everything, push the state out to the client, compress, minify, and cache the static content, eventually pushing it out to a CDN."
Painting the bike shed - machine text

And people thought I was snarky...  wait until you read his...

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