When developing a bot for Slack (and most likely others) we have 3 seconds to respond until our request times out. What do we do if we are making a request in our bot that will take longer then 3 seconds?
Open source is everywhere, whether or not you are aware you of it you most likely used more open source software today than closed source software. For years we have been discussing and educating folks on the merits of leveraging open systems to achieve their business goals. There is a pattern in how folks new to the topic approach their questions.
Let's address some of these popular questions in this post: