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Jan 21, 2021
Why we started using JSON Schema in our internal Helm charts
Helm 3 supports validating the provided chart values against a JSON Schema. While it may be quicker to get started in your chart development without a schema, we found it valuable for a number of ...
Waypoint and JVM
What are we doing here? We’re going to to run Waypoint to build a Clojure web application, deploy it, and release it on a URL. Along the way, we’re going to see how it interacts ...
Oct 22, 2020
TICK Stack Monitoring for the Non-Technical
TICK – Telegraf, Influx, Chronograf, and Kapacitor – is a method of monitoring your systems and applications. In this article, I discuss in non-technical terms what the difference is between TICK and Prometheus Grafana A ...
Modern Development Environment for C++: Part 1
As an experienced Java (or C#, or Python, or any modern language) developer, the entire C/C++ ecosystem may appear, at best, somewhat drab and, at worst, maybe even dilapidated. The tools are cumbersome, the UI’s ...
Explore your Kubernetes cluster with k9s
If you use Kubernetes, you have probably become adept at crafting commands with kubectl (pronounced “koob-cuddle”). Sure, we prefer to interact with the cluster with declarative configs via a deployment pipeline, but sometimes you need ...
Add a custom object to your Liquibase diff
Adding a custom object to your liquibase diff is a pretty simple two step process. Create an implementation of DatabaseObject Create an implementation of SnapshotGenerator In my case I wanted to add tracking of Stored ...