Issue 114 — May 3, 2017
What Happens When The Pager Goes Off?
Over thirty industry leading companies were asked about their incident response processes and they mostly break down into five universal steps.
Manifold: A Marketplace for Cloud Services
Discover and sign up for cloud services all in one place. Reminds us of
Heroku’s add-ons marketplace
, but without being restricted to Heroku
(no surprise then, that
worked on Heroku Add-ons ;-))
How to get started with MongoDB
We put together a hub of our most popular resources to help jump-start your understanding of MongoDB. Check it out today.
Putting WordPress into Hyperdrive
Hyperdrive is an in-beta Wordpress plugin from Josh Habdas that is said to speed up the stock Twenty Seventeen theme by
CAA Checking to Become Mandatory for Issuing SSL/TLS Certs
From September, certificate authorities will check a special ‘CAA’ record type on your domains to see if they’re allowed to issue certificates for them.
GoReplay: Test Your System with Real Data
“the simplest and safest way to test your app using real traffic before you put it into production”
Cloudflare Introduces TLS with Client Authentication
Usually clients authenticate servers, but servers
check if clients have the right certificates too. For enterprise customers only for now but will roll out to all eventually.
Red Hat's OpenShift.io: An Online IDE for Container-Based Apps
This is Red Hat’s first major foray into offering cloud-based developer tools and sits on top its Kubernetes-based OpenShift container management platform.
8 Surprising Facts About Real Docker Adoption
An update to a survey of real-world container use.
Germany's Hetzner Makes Dedicated Ryzen-Based Servers Available
Full-day Workshop: Using ES6 and React with Netflix's Brian Holt
React eschews the traditional MVC architecture, a counter-intuitive approach Brian explains along with JSX, React best practices, and the React component lifecycle.
Developing and Testing Microservices With Docker
A Go Web Deployment Tool Chain with NGINX, Gulp and Supervisor
An interesting and relatively complete approach to a Go web application deployment.
How to Enable TLS 1.3 on Nginx
Since Nginx 1.13, support has been added for TLSv1.3.
Using Localstack for a Fake AWS S3 for Local Development
What You Need To Know About OAuth2 And Logging In With Facebook
Using HTTP's Strict-Transport-Security Header
The Story of How SSH Ended Up on Port 22
He hadn’t shared the story till now.
How Facebook Live Scales
'Our First Kubernetes Outage'
A public postmortem shared for everyone to learn from.
An Alternative Approach to Rate Limiting
Checking Out Scaleway's New ARM64 Servers
In related news is
a look at if they support LXD.
How Bitmovin is Doing Multi-Stage Canary Deployments with Kubernetes
$20 Free Credit on a new account
Linux cloud hosting starting at 1GB of RAM for $5/mo. Use promo code WEBOPS20 and get $20 credit.
Postal: An Email Delivery System (a la Sendgrid or Mailgun)
Essentially an email delivery platform you can run on your own servers.
Webook: A Simple HTTP Server for Catching Incoming Web Hooks