Required Reading – 2016-03-19

Module ngx_http_memcached_module GitHub - bpaquet/ngx_http_enhanced_memcached_module: Use memcached to do cache into nginx, with lot of advanced features Nginx and Memcached, a 400% boost! - igvita.com Advanced Caching with Nginx and memcached -...

Required Reading – 2016-01-28

Batsh - A language that compiles to Bash and Windows Batch https://weakdh.org/imperfect-forward-secrecy-ccs15.pdf The Case for Deployment Pipelines — AWS Startup Collection — Medium Packaging a python library | ionel's codelog Nginx, reverse...

Required Reading – 2015-12-02

AWS re:Invent 2015 | (DVO317) From Local Docker Development to Production Deployments - YouTube Jens Rantil's Hideout bosh http://blog.pivotal.io/pivotal-cloud-foundry/products/managing-stateful-docker-containers-with-cloud-foundry-bosh If Is...

Building an event stream

I'll admit it; I have a bit of an event stream fetish. I've been toying with getting all the state in one place for a good 10 years now. The latest version of OpLog is the metamorphosis of the original Oplog, which was built on straight python...

slack-gateway

I created a micro gateway for the slack api that supports the default output of logstash's http output plugin. If this sounds handy to you, check it out: https://github.com/dougland/slack-gateway

Required Reading – 2015-10-16

jordan orelli [Concurrency is not Parallelism (it's better)] Storage | Prometheus Rugged Software | Are you Rugged? jq GitHub - stephen/airsonos: AirPlay to Sonos Enabling two-factor authentication – Slack Help Center Dropwatch to see where the...

Required Reading – 2015-09-11

reStructuredText Markup Specification reStructuredText Primer — Sphinx 1.3.7+ documentation Quick reStructuredText ZeroStack Inc. | Zero Ops. Complete Stack. Your Cloud. Sysdig | Home...

code vs config

I've given overviews to many people over the years about how we run deployments at Vast and figured it was time I wrote some of this down. Right or wrong, I've chosen to separate code and system configuration management. Much of that decision...

Required Reading – 2015-08-26

StranglerApplication GitHub - yo61/awesome-remote-job: A curated list of awesome remote jobs and resources. Inspired by https://github.com/vinta/awesome-python PyInstaller Manual Cython: C-Extensions for Python goless: Go-style Python — goless...

Required Reading – 2015-08-06

http://sirupsen.com/production-docker/ Secrets at Shopify - Introducing EJSON – Engineering Install/Upgrade to Linux Kernel 3.18 in Ubuntu 14.04/14.10 | UbuntuHandbook How to Upgrade to Linux Kernel 3.19 in Ubuntu 14.04/14.10 | UbuntuHandbook...