Tag: Web performance
How to design for panic resilience in Rust
Posted on June 10, 2020, Level intermediate Resource Length long
Don't panic! Learn to build quality software resilient to errors. In this story, we discuss methods for panic resilience in Rust applications, to make quality software users can rely upon. By Luke I. Wilson.
Setting SSL/TLS protocol versions with PostgreSQL 12
Posted on March 28, 2020, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
Straight to the point tutorial about setting SSL/TLS protocol versions in open source database PostgresQL. Published by Peter Eisentraut.
How to automate PostgreSQL 12 replication and failover with repmgr
Posted on February 17, 2020, Level intermediate Resource Length long
An article about using repmgr for Postgres replication failover. repmgr is an open-source toolset from 2ndQuadrant, a leading specialist in PostgreSQL-related technologies and services. The product is used to automate, enhance, and manage PostgreSQL streaming replication. By Sadequl Hussain.
Running a serverless Go web application
Posted on October 30, 2019, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
Recently Google introduced the beta program for Google Cloud Run. This is a service to run stateless containers on a fully managed environment by Google. An article by Bart Fokker.
Using the Python zip() function for Parallel Iteration
Posted on October 28, 2019, Level intermediate Resource Length long
Leodanis Pozo Ramos wrote this tutorial about Python's zip() function. It creates an iterator that will aggregate elements from two or more iterables.
Building a distributed time-series database on PostgreSQL
Posted on October 18, 2019, Level intermediate Resource Length long
TimescaleDB, a time-series database on PostgreSQL, has been production-ready for over two years, with millions of downloads and production deployments worldwide. Authors publicly shared their design, plans, and benchmarks for the distributed version of TimescaleDB. By Mike Freedman and Erik Nordström.
How to read a WebPageTest waterfall chart
Posted on October 10, 2019, Level beginner Resource Length short
Matt Hobbs put together this guide on web page test waterfall charts. He pulled together many bits of information into a single blog post.
Here's what we learned about page speed
Posted on October 8, 2019, Level beginner Resource Length long
Backlinko.com analyzed 5.2 million desktop and mobile pages and in this article they published what they learned about page speed.
How to make your Angular 8 forms reactive
Posted on October 7, 2019, Level intermediate Resource Length short
Angular provides two main approaches to handling forms -- the template-driven method and the model-driven method which involves reactive forms. This article focuses on reactive forms. By Nwose Lotanna.
Managing hundreds of millions of orders with Table Store
Posted on September 16, 2019, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
This article discusses how Table Store can help you store and manage massive amounts of data by using a fictional e-commerce platform as an example.
7 optimization techniques in React
Posted on July 1, 2019, Level intermediate Resource Length long
Ogundipe Samuel wrote this piece about optimization in React. One key factor for positive user experience is speed e.g. how much time a user has to wait to first see contents from your website or application.
How to remove unused CSS from your website
Posted on May 30, 2019, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
An article by Dan Englishby describing how to go about clearing CSS files. A cascading style sheet can gradually build up into a bulky file over time. This means two things, your CSS file is messy, and it's unnecessarily bigger.