Experiment: The hidden costs of waiting on slow build times
Posted on January 11, 2023, Level intermediate Resource Length long
How much does it really cost to buy more powerful cloud compute resources for development work? A lot less than you think. By Natalie Somersall.
Tags cicd cio devops cloud miscellaneous
Grafana Loki: Architecture and running in Kubernetes with AWS S3 storage and boltdb-shipper
Posted on January 10, 2023, Level intermediate Resource Length long
In the new project, there is no logging system at all, and since we all love the Grafana stack, we also decided to use Loki for logging. Loki is built on a microservices architecture, with all microservices assembled into a single binary. By Arseny Zinchenko.
Migrating to Google Cloud Spanner
Posted on January 2, 2023, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
This blog covers a typical migration journey from your existing database to Google Cloud Spanner DB. It covers the entire journey into three parts — essential things to do before, during, and after migration, so that you can also follow along similar lines and ensure a smooth migration of your data. By Hardik Taluja.
Tags php cicd cio miscellaneous
How we automatically share new content on social media
Posted on January 1, 2023, Level beginner Resource Length medium
When authors publish a new post on Laravel News, many things happen in the background for it to be automatically sent out to all the places around the internet. In this post, let's look at how they share it with all the services. By Eric L. Barnes.
Tags php cicd cio miscellaneous
Composability: The future of innovation
Posted on December 30, 2022, Level beginner Resource Length medium
In recent years there has been a constant stream of software architecture movements: microservices, API-led connectivity, event driven architecture, composable enterprise, automation, and data mesh. We're going to address how these trends can be positioned in a broader innovation strategy. By Jeroen Reizevoort.
Measuring Java 11 Lambda cold starts with SnapStart - Using Quarkus framework
Posted on December 28, 2022, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
In this article authors are going to measure the performance of snapstart using Quarkus as another popular Java framework. All in serverless environment with AWS Lambda. By Vadym Kazulkin.
How to use Git Reflog – Reflog vs. log
Posted on December 27, 2022, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
Git log and git reflog are two similarly named components that give developers an opportunity to look into the repository's commit history through the command line. Those useful commands are usually confused or misunderstood. In this article, you will get to know the differences between them, git reflog usage examples, and how to use git reflog. By Jakub Grodecki.
Building a CI pipeline for Kotlin Multiplatform Mobile using GitHub actions
Posted on December 18, 2022, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
When evaluating a Kotlin Multiplatform solution, it was very important to our team that we understand how we could build a CI/CD pipeline for the project. It needed to be easy for our team to push changes and build a new version of the project. By Nate Ebel, Android Engineer.
Tags kotlin devops open-source cloud cicd
Flutter CI/CD using GitHub Actions
Posted on November 23, 2022, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
We are in a state where companies are releasing software and solutions within minutes, and they are doing so by following the Continuous integration (CI) and continuous delivery (CD) set of operating principles. By Himanshu Sharma.
Manage Kubernetes cluster with Terraform and Argo CD
Posted on October 7, 2022, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
In this article, you will learn how to create a Kubernetes cluster with Terraform and then manage it with Argo CD. Terraform is very useful for automating infrastructure. On the other hand, Argo CD helps us implement GitOps and continuous delivery for our applications. It seems that we can successfully combine both these tools. Let's consider how they can help us to work with Kubernetes in the GitOps style.
Tags cicd devops apis kubernetes cio
Posted on October 6, 2022, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
In this article, we introduce Kueue, an open source job queueing controller designed to manage batch jobs as a single unit. Kueue leaves pod-level orchestration to existing stable components of Kubernetes.
Tags cicd devops apis kubernetes
Implement DevSecOps to secure your CI/CD pipeline
Posted on October 5, 2022, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
Before understanding DevSecOps, let's understand what is DevOps. DevOps is the combination of cultural philosophies, practices, and tools that increase an organization's ability to deliver applications and services at high velocity. In fast-moving projects, security often lags behind and given low priority which may lead to buggy code and hacks. Let's see how we can reduce the risk of attack by integrating security in our DevOps pipeline. By Alok Maurya.