Slimming Down Your Kafka Streams Data

So you’ve just put the finishing touches on your fancy new Kafka Streams application, and are going through your list of to-dos to prepare it for a move to a production environment.  Configuration? Check. Error .. READ MORE

Up and Running with AWS Glue

AWS Glue is a managed service that can really help simplify ETL work. In this blog I’m going to cover creating a crawler, creating an ETL job, and setting up a development endpoint. Since Glue .. READ MORE

Scaling Apollo GraphQL

The newest versions of Apollo Server are introducing Apollo Gateway as a way of horizontal scaling using services. Up to this point, GraphQL Schemas were merged together into one big schema, called Schema Stitching, making .. READ MORE

JavaScript Modules: A Brief History

In this article, you will learn about the history of modules in JavaScript, what is possible today, and how to use JavaScript modules in your own applications. Before modules JavaScript was designed for use in .. READ MORE

Speed Up Spock Spring Tests

This article follows up some excellent info on testing Spring with Spock here and here. Developing with Spring and testing with Spock means you’re using two of the best tools available on the JVM today. .. READ MORE