Issue 150 — January 24, 2018
The Gravity of Kubernetes
has become a popular way of deploying new distributed applications. This posts outlines why and what the implications are. Prefer to listen?
Podcast version here
Best Practices for Staging Environments
When you’ve got a new feature to push, it’s tempting, but risky, to go straight to production. A ‘production lite’ staging environment can help you indulge yourself without affecting end users.
Scaling ipify to 30 Billion Requests on Heroku
The tale behind scaling an IP lookup service to 10,000 requests per second on Heroku.
Redis 4.0 with HA from RedisGreen
Try Redis 4.0 with HA and memory analysis features from RedisGreen.
Scaling Kubernetes to 2,500 Nodes
OpenAI runs over 2,500 nodes using Kubernetes on Azure for its deep learning workloads. Here they share issues they’ve run into over the years.
AWS Auto Scaling: Unified Scaling For AWS Apps
Numerous AWS services support automatic scaling features but now there’s a single interface to set up alarms and actions for them.
An NGINX Configuration Generator Tool
Specify domain, path, if you need PHP, cache expiry times, and a few other settings to get some initial configuration suggestions.
Apache Mesos & Kafka Streams for Highly Scalable Microservices
How to build a scalable, mission-critical microservice infrastructure with Apache Kafka, its Streams API and Apache Mesos.
Serverless Status: The Latest Serverless News
In case you haven’t seen it yet, we have another newsletter dedicated entirely to
architectures, tools like AWS Lambda, etc. Here’s
the latest issue
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Flattening Networks – And Budgets – With 400G Ethernet
Network bandwidth opportunities are scaling faster than Moore’s Law.
Timothy Prickett Morgan
Be Prepared - High Traffic Can Impact Your Website & Apps
How to Record SSH Sessions with OpenSSH Servers
For educational or compliance purposes.
How To Establish a High Severity Incident Management Program
Serverless WebSockets with AWS Lambda and Fanout
Adding realtime data push to a serverless backend using
, a third party service.
Make Your Site Faster with Preconnect Hints
With preconnect hints, reduce request latency and make your site faster.
Build a Ping Service & Status Page with StdLib Scheduled Tasks
The State of Web App Vulnerabilities in 2017
What do web threats in 2017 mean for 2018?
How to Overcome Cultural Challenges & Transform to True DevSecOps
Experiences with Running Postgres on Kubernetes
Using Envoy to Load Balance gRPC Traffic
A 7 Minute Overview of DevOps with Microsoft Azure
How Netflix Tunes AWS EC2
How Slack Stays Secure During Hyper Growth
The Secure Developer Podcast
How Netflix Supports DevOps at Scale
Run and Scale Apps in Seconds on DigitalOcean - $100 Credit
Kedge: Simple Declarative Kubernetes Definitions
Supercronic: Cron for Containers
crontab-compatible and written in Go.