Found this inspriing presentation from a Chicago Docker meetup:
Chicago Docker – September 2014 at Mediafly
Thursday, Sep 25, 2014, 6:00 PM
Karl Grzeszczak: on Twitter @karl_grz and his website http://karlgrz.com/.
It linked to this amazingly well done animation on RAFT consensus and how it works:
Also linked a great blog post:
And here are some of the “main” coreos repos:
After digging up a bit on the presenter, he also had this interested post:
This advice might be aimed at people who already consider themselves developers, but there’s a nugget in there that’s perfect for anyone who is interested in getting started…
Pick some open-source project, probably a smaller one, that does something you’re interested in. Maybe it’s something you tried out and used. Maybe it’s something you tried out and it didn’t work out. Maybe it’s something you looked at and didn’t understand.