Twilio Engineering: Writing Effective Documentation

The Twilio engineering team recently shared a new blog post on the importance of detailed documentation. We run into the same issues any company does building an API and here we share some tips we follow to make sure we provide effective documentation for Twilio API. Ahoy Hoy is Twilio’s engineering blog where we gather our thoughts and lessons learned over time to share with our… Read More

Twilio Engineering: Achieving High Availability in the Cloud

The Twilio engineering team recently shared a new blog post on Scaling High-Availability Infrastructure in the Cloud.  It looks at the current state of the cloud industry and the challenges associated with providing high-availability services in the cloud.  The post argues that data persistence is one of the hardest technical problem most scalable SaaS businesses face and explores the difficulties of scaling big data services.  Ahoy Hoy is Twilio’s… Read More