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Introduction When scaling a network service, there are always two concerns: resiliency and load distribution, to understand these concepts let us first understand the broader term “Redundancy”. Redundancy is the duplication of a component to increase reliability of the system, usually in the form of a backup, fail-safe, or to improve actual system performance. Resiliency […]
This article walks you through integrating Playwright end-to-end tests into your React project and GitHub pull requests. By the end of the article, you should be ready to run and troubleshoot your GitHub Actions!
Note: We are delighted to host this guest post by Sylvain Bougerel from Grab. The post can also be found on the Grab Tech Blog. Grab is a Singapore-based technology company offering ride-hailing transport services, food delivery, and payment solutions in addition to being the most well-funded private fintech startup in the market in Southeast Asia.
What do Armory Agent and VMware Tanzu have in common? They enable dynamic consumption of Kubernetes in a Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)! Armory Agent is a newly announced feature of Spinnaker by Armory. It provides easier on-boarding and extends scalability for Kubernetes endpoints within Spinnaker. With the Armory Agent, on-boarding becomes as simple as […]
It’s six in the evening, and just as you are about to sit down for some dinner -wait for it- you’re getting paged for another production outage. Third time this week! You immediately SSH into the server to see that the JVM has been OOM killed. Great. As you inspect the endless stream of logs, […]
Spinnaker, a hub of the SDLC, offers the world’s most advanced collection of enterprise-tested software delivery abstractions. Spinnaker gardening days gives DevOps engineers, SREs, cloud architects, and all involved in the software lifecycle the chance to get involved in the project. As the global open source community around Spinnaker grows, companies like AWS, Salesforce, and Pulumi have joined to help build a thriving ecosystem.
Note: We are delighted to host this guest post by Irshad Buchh from AWS. The post can also be found on the AWS Open Source Blog. I work closely with partners, helping them to architect solutions on AWS for their customers. Customers running their microservices-based applications on Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (Amazon EKS) are looking […]
Happy Friday, folks! The spin team has been hard at work adding our Terraform Integration Named Profiles feature that integrates with Fiat for Authz. Now our customers have the ability to add more guardrails for their build, provision, and deploy experience. This helps to break down silos between teams as it’s adding a level of […]
I caught up with two of Armory’s product managers, Beth & Akshay, and three engineers, Ethan, Fernando & Jacob, to do a CEO interview about Armory’s Policy Engine, what we’re hearing from customers, and what’s coming next: You can subscribe to Armory’s YouTube channel here — let us know in the comments if you’d like […]
At Armory, we are intensely focused on building our culture, not just building our product. Our culture is the operating system of our company, underpinning and supporting everything that we do. From the get-go, we decided that Armory’s culture was going to be designed to be remote work friendly.