Issue 138 — October 18, 2017
Transit and Peering: How Our Requests Reach GitHub
A high level look at GitHub's connections to the outside world. There’s also
an article about the evolution of GitHub’s data centers.
Docker Fully Embraces Kubernetes for Orchestration
Some interesting news from DockerCon Europe this week. Docker is to begin including Kubernetes 1.8 so you get the option to use both Kubernetes and Swarm to orchestrate containers.
The New Stack
State of Production Database Performance 2017
In this report we explore and definitively answer whether MySQL or PostgreSQL is truly faster than the other.
ACME Support Coming to Apache httpd
Better support for managing TLS certificates via the ACME protocol is coming to httpd soon and
is already under development.
ButterCMS Architecture: A Mission-Critical API Serving Millions of Requests Monthly
A look at the tech stack behind a hosted CMS used by thousands of sites and where as close to 100% uptime as possible is a must.
API Design: Choosing Between Names and Identifiers in URLs
Should you use human readable ‘slugs’ in URLs or (alpha)numeric identifiers? The answer isn’t always straightforward.
Google Cloud Platform Blog
What You Need to Know About HTTP/2
Unsure how to optimize your app to take advantage of HTTP/2? This article aims to clarify.
Kellen Evan Person
PostgreSQL 10 Now in Beta on Heroku Postgres
RocketMQ Reaches Top-Level Status at the Apache Software Foundation
RFC 8257 - Data Center TCP: TCP Congestion Control for Data Centers
A Cloud Service Map for AWS and Azure
Want to quickly compare the cloud capabilities of Azure and AWS services across the board?
Docker Expands Program to Help Containerize Legacy Java, .Net Apps
The New Stack
GoCD - Open Source Continuous Delivery Server
Open source continuous delivery tool specializing in advanced workflow modeling and dependency management.
Set Up World-Class Continuous Deployment using Free Hosted Tools
Writing WebSocket Servers
Volume Monitoring in Kubernetes with Prometheus
Copy Any API Call as a Curl Request from Chrome Developer Tools
Working with Terraform: 10 Months In
is a powerful tool for orchestrating cloud infrastructure.
A Breakdown of Operating Systems of Docker Hub
A look at what operating systems are used on Docker Hub and usage over time.
Max de Visser
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CRI-O 1.0: OCI-based Implementation of Kubernetes Container Runtime Interface