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Creating a Low Cost Managed Kubernetes Cluster for Personal Development using Terraform

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Kubernetes is complex and tasks time to master, therefore some practical usage helps to understand Kubernetes. Running Kubernetes locally using [Kind]( is easy to setup and experiment with, it even supports multi node clusters. However, …

1 week ago New!
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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 weeks ago New!
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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 …

2 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 …

8 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: - …

8 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 …

9 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 …

9 months 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 …

10 months 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 …

10 months ago Popular post!
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Creating templates for Gitlab CI Jobs

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Writing Gitlab CI templates becomes repetitive when you have similar applications running the same jobs. If a change to a job is needed it will be most likely needed to do the same change in …