Terraform Deployments (Almost) in Real-Time

May 12, 2015 by Lukasz Guminski

What if Terraform deployments could be visualised in real time? It would be quite exciting, and surely worth investigation.

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Is Hashicorp’s Terraform a Transformational “Third-Generation Language (3GL)” for Operators?

May 11, 2015 by Daniel Bryant

The introduction of third-generation programming languages (3GL) into mainstream software development during the 1950’s was arguably the point of inflexion for the programming industry, and languages such as COBOL, C and Java have since paved the ways for the development of incredible technologies and platforms. Are we now seeing a similar trend with operational ‘programmable infrastructure’ languages that are being used to automate the.

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Things we learned - Proxy problems in Docker 1.5

May 7, 2015 by Frank Scholten

One of our clients is a large organization which run its systems behind a proxy. This means the developers have to set environment variables like http_proxy and https_proxy to get many *NIX tools working correctly. Today we were running into an issue with Docker 1.5.

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Dev and Ops in the Time of Clouds

Mar 19, 2015 by Lukasz Guminski

The pace of technological changes in software engineering is continuously increasing, and every day we are surprised with new innovations. Most of them are insignificant, but some of them are true revolutions. With no doubt, cloud computing is one of those.

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Continuous Delivery with Docker on Mesos in less than a minute - Part 1

Mar 2, 2015 by Pini Reznik

Docker Compose

Except for a few small shortcuts, this post will demonstrate how to start your own functional Continuous Delivery pipeline for a Node.js project in less than one minute.

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