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I’m personally excited about this year’s Google Summer of Code (GSoC) project try.spinnaker.io. Daniel Ko is the student who worked with Armory mentors and the Continuous Delivery Foundation to complete the project. After his midterm demo, I asked Daniel some questions about the project and why he chose it. Nikema Prophet: What inspired you to […]
My Second Spinnaker Summit is in the Books! Last week I attended and spoke at my second Spinnaker Summit. Like last year’s summit, it was fully virtual. This time Spinnaker Summit was co-located with cdCon and took place on the Hopin platform. Last year, I spoke on a panel about Black professionals a few months […]
I’m an AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner! I took the exam and I passed. I fell behind on blog updates starting about a month ago but I studied up until the day before the test. I was somewhat disappointed in myself for not keeping my schedule but in the end, I passed and that was the […]
March Madness If you are a college basketball fan, March Madness is the time of year when champions are crowned. The NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Tournament, also known and branded as NCAA March Madness, is a single-elimination tournament played each spring in the United States. A quick look back in time, I had the […]
I passed my practice exams thrice in a row so I felt ready to register for the real thing. I booked my test yesterday (February 26, 2021) and my exam date is April 9th. Sharing what I’ve learned So far, I’ve written about how I’m studying for this exam, but I haven’t shared much about […]
Executive Summary Glovo, a Barcelona, Spain-based startup began its journey in 2015 to become the globe’s on-demand marketplace that can deliver anything to their customers ordered through its mobile application. The three-sided marketplace serves customers, couriers, and vendors, which means there are a lot of moving pieces to it. As the company grew from serving […]
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.
Microsoft Teams is now supported Microsoft Teams notification support is now available in Spinnaker 1.23.0.
Chaos engineering is an essential ingredient in delivering reliable services. As underlying infrastructure becomes more and more ephemeral for efficiency’s sake, it becomes ever more important to ensure your workloads are resilient in a constantly changing environment. LitmusChaos is an emerging tool in this space and garnering traction in the Kubernetes community. So if you’re […]
The inaugural AWS DevOps Partner Summit took place on October 14, 2020. This invitation-only virtual event brought together Technology and Consulting partners to share common DevOps use cases, as well as feature voice of customer commentary. As customer demand for modern application development expertise continues to grow, AWS sees channel collaboration between our Consulting Partners […]