Tag: Open source
Introduction to crun, a fast and low-memory footprint container runtime
Posted on August 4, 2020, Level intermediate Resource Length short
Check out crun, an OCI-compliant alternative to runc for Linux container runtime. By Dan Walsh (Red Hat), Valentin Rothberg (Red Hat), Giuseppe Scrivano (Red Hat).
Progressive Web Apps: Caching strategies
Posted on August 3, 2020, Level intermediate Resource Length short
Write up about doing some brushing up on progressive web apps and effort to understand some concepts better especially caching strategies. Progressive Web Apps(PWAs) are normal web applications which can feel like native mobile applications to the user. By Sholley O.
What is DevSecOps? Why it's hard to do well
Posted on July 28, 2020, Level intermediate Resource Length long
DevSecOps is about introducing security earlier in the life cycle of application development, thus minimizing vulnerabilities and bringing security closer to IT and business objectives. By Lucian Constantin.
Firebase -- Short introduction for beginners
Posted on July 27, 2020, Level intermediate Resource Length long
In the current tech world, Firebase is one of the most trending technologies that help you to make a super cool web app or mobile apps in a short span of time. Firebase is a BaSS (backend as a service) provided by Google. By Sm0ke.
6 best practices for managing Git repos
Posted on July 7, 2020, Level beginner Resource Length medium
This article reviews some of the best practices when it comes to adding files to your own repositories. Resist the urge to add things in Git that will make it harder to manage; here's what to do instead. By Seth Kenlon (Red Hat).
Host a static site using Linode Object Storage
Posted on June 28, 2020, Level beginner Resource Length medium
Static site generators are a popular solution for creating simple, fast, flexible, and attractive websites that are easy to update. Traditionally, these static HTML files would be served by a web server (like NGINX or Apache) running on a Linode. Using Object Storage to host your static site files means you do not have to worry about maintaining your site's infrastructure. By linode.com.
How to pay your rent with your open source project
Posted on June 18, 2020, Level beginner Resource Length long
Many open source projects are terribly under-resourced and under-funded. Some open source developers even have to sacrifice their financial security to work on their passion. Written by Marko Saric.
How to deploy Deno applications to production
Posted on June 9, 2020, Level beginner Resource Length short
In this tutorial, you will be creating a simple Deno application to display hello world. Unlike NodeJS, you do not need to run npm init to create a new application. You can simply create a TypeScript file and start coding away. By Michael Okoh.
How I created a coronavirus tracker app in just 3 days with Ionic and Firebase
Posted on June 8, 2020, Level intermediate Resource Length long
Kapil Raghuwanshi creted this tutorial for any fun of hybrid mobile apps. He is really fond of Hybrid App technologies -- they help us achieve so much in a single codebase. Using the Ionic Framework, author developed a cross-platform mobile solution for tracking Coronavirus cases in just 3 days.
Aggregator Leaf Tailer: An alternative to lambda architecture for real-time analytics
Posted on April 7, 2020, Level intermediate Resource Length long
Aggregator Leaf Tailer (ALT) is the data architecture favored by web-scale companies, like Facebook, LinkedIn, and Google, for its efficiency and scalability. In this blog post, I will describe the Aggregator Leaf Tailer architecture and its advantages for low-latency data processing and analytics. By Dhruba Borthakur.
Repository in PHP -- Design pattern with examples
Posted on April 6, 2020, Level beginner Resource Length medium
The Repository pattern is used to create a middle layer between a data layer (which can be a database, a file, a CSV, etc) and your controllers. It is mainly used on large scale application, where there will be dozens of reference to a single data layer. It gives the ability to change the data layer without affecting any code in your controller. By Anastasio Nico.
Best practices for microservices on kubernetes
Posted on April 4, 2020, Level intermediate Resource Length long
There are several best practices for building microservices architecture properly. In this article author mentions the best practices with some new rules dedicated especially for microservices deployed on Kubernetes platform. By Piotr Minkowski.