John Downs

John is an engineer in the FastTrack for Azure team based in Auckland, New Zealand. John focuses on application and solution architecture, and particularly on globally distributed systems and Azure’s PaaS services.

17 - The Throttling, Retry and Circuit Breaker Patterns

17 - The Throttling, Retry and Circuit Breaker Patterns

How are you thinking about handling load on your application, scaling out perhaps? But what about if you’re building a multi-tenant service and worried about safeguarding resources on a per tenant basis? What happens if there’s a temporary blip, and there are issues that impact the …

Architecture APIs Cloud Design Patterns Azure Architecture Center

Architecting for the cloud, one pattern at a time

Chris Reddington John Downs Published on Fri, Dec 4, 2020

14 - The Deployment Stamps Pattern

14 - The Deployment Stamps Pattern

Want to focus on scaling an application, or care about resilience? Have a multi-tenant app, but some of your customers have specific requirements for their scenario? Want to have an application deployed globally, but users housed in a particular area for Data Sovereignty? Then listen in to this …

Architecture APIs Cloud Design Patterns Azure Architecture Center Requirements

Architecting for the cloud, one pattern at a time

Chris Reddington John Downs Published on Fri, Nov 6, 2020