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Migrating Kubernetes PersistentVolumes across Regions and AZs on AWS

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Persistent volumes in AWS are tied to one Availability Zone(AZ), therefore if you were to create a cluster in an AZ where the volume is not created in you would not be able to use …


2 months ago Popular post!
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Creating a Low Cost Managed Kubernetes Cluster for Personal Development using Terraform

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Kubernetes is an open-source system that's popular amongst developers. It automatically deploys, scales, and manages containerized applications. Yet for those working outside of the traditional startup or corporate setting, Kubernetes can be CPU and memory-intensive, …


2 months ago
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Quick, Pretty and Easy Maintenance Page using Cloudflare Workers & Terraform

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Maintenance pages are a neat way to inform your users that there are operational changes that require downtime. Cloudflare Workers allows you to execute Javascript and serve HTML close to your users and when Cloudflare …


2 months ago
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Github's Awesome Repository Traffic Analytics

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As someone that loves all types of metrics I was really glad to have discovered Github's traffic analytics. They've been around for a while, but I never knew about them and I wanted to share …


4 months ago
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Django A/B testing with Google Optimize

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Struggling to determine your product’s future path? A/B testing helps you decide if you should take the road less traveled by. To understand your users and their needs, start by creating two product variations and …


11 months ago
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Monitoring Kubernetes InitContainers with Prometheus

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Kubernetes InitContainers are a neat way to run arbitrary code before your container starts. It ensures that certain pre-conditions are met before your app is up and running. For example it allows you to: - …


11 months ago
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6 ways to speed up your CI

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Waiting for CI to finish slows down development and can be extremely annoying, especially when CI fails and you have to run it again. Let's take a look into approaches on how to speed up …


11 months ago
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Recipes when building a headless CMS with Wagtail's API

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Recently I built a headless CMS using Wagtail's API as a backend with NextJS/React/Redux as a frontend. Building the API I ran into some small issues with Image URL data, the API representation of snippets …


1 year ago
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Creating Group Webhooks with Templates for Gitlab CI

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Gitlab stores a vast majority of their functionality into their paid packages. Group webhooks is one of them and if your using a group runner, the group webhook becomes sought after. This is easily achievable …


1 year ago
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Kickstarting Infrastructure for Django Applications with Terraform

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When creating Django applications or using cookiecutters as Django Cookiecutter you will have by default a number of dependencies that will be needed to be created as a S3 bucket, a Postgres Database and a …