A system brought to life

Vladimir Sibirov on building software systems and engineering teams

The state of Flow-based Programming

Where Flow-based Programming stands after 50 years since its introduction. What problems it solves today. And what problems it can solve tomorrow for broader Software Engineering industry

Forcing a specific NoFlo version for all dependencies

Using NPM Shrinkwrap to enforce the same version of NoFlo for all dependencies to fix backwards compatibility issues

Development efficiency challenges in NoFlo

Obstacles on the way to happy day-to-day life with NoFlo and ways to overcome them

On NoFlo database applications

A few thoughts on design of NoFlo backends frequently talking to a RDBMS

Running web services as NoFlo graphs

Some problems that occur when trying to run entire web services as NoFlo graphs and some (radical) ways to solve them

Comparison of dataflow models

Comparison of Flow-based programming, Actor model and Communicating Sequential Processes in a scientific manner