Category: DevOps

04 Aug 2019

Incident Management Process

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Originally published on Medium. The world’s technical giants, like PayPal and Alphabet, invest huge amounts of resources into the scalability and stability of their environments; and even they are not immune to critical incidents. All the popular services are susceptible to failure, but they are prepared to effectively deal with it. Even when you employ passionate developers and […]

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22 Oct 2018

GitFlow for SemVer

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Originally published on Medium. Developers should focus on solving problems by writing code. They don’t need to be concerned about how, why, or where their solutions are deployed. The ecosystem should take responsibility of the technical complexity. Introduction The GitFlow Workflow¹, published by Vincent Driessen, is a branching model that allows for multiple streams with strict boundaries […]

Category: DevOps

10 Oct 2018

Basic developer environment for Ubuntu 18.04

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Originally published on Medium. This guide will assist in how to set up a basic developer environment in Ubuntu 18.04 with docker, npm, and a local wildcard domain. I’ve had to set up an environment in Ubuntu recently for a new developer and found some great articles out there about setting up the different components, […]

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TL;DR As encoding becomes a regular part of your development cycle, you may start to wonder how you can automate the process and make it part of your continuous delivery model. This article explains how to automate code obfuscation as part of your continuous delivery model. What? As a release manager or developer I would […]