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Proxy Models in Container Environments

Inline, side-arm, reverse, and forward. These used to be the terms we used to describe the architectural placement of proxies in the network. Today, containers use some of the same terminology, but they are introducing new ones. That’s...

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Why Internal SLAs Shouldn’t Feel Like Punishments

Service-level agreements (SLAs) are becoming increasingly familiar territory for the average IT leader. Unfortunately, the number of SaaS SLAs is sprawling across IT organizations to the point that it’s nearly impossible to manage them all. Business-...

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Getting Started with Azure Event Grid Services

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Composing Serverless Apps With IBM Cloud Functions

At Serverlessconf, IBM announced a new key capability (as an IBM Research preview) of IBM Cloud Functions. With the new tool Composer,& apps can be created that contain multiple cloud functions. These apps coordinate the invocations of actions and th...

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A New Cloud Platform to Deploy Modern Apps Quickly

Liferay, Inc. has launched& WeDeploy, a new cloud platform that gives developers the infrastructure, services, and hosting capabilities required to quickly build, launch and scale their applications. “With WeDeploy, we’re releasing a platform designe...

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Setting Up a Cassandra Cluster in AWS

Apache Cassandra is a NoSQL database that allows for easy horizontal scaling, using the consistent hashing mechanism. Seven years ago, I tried it and decided not use it for a side-project of mine because it was too new. But things are dif...

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PaaS for Java Developers (Part 3)

I want to start Part 3 (check out Part 1 and Part 2 if you haven't already) by saying that I really do like and recommend Pivotal Web Services and Cloud Foundry as a simple and robust way to deploy Java applications. I've been running Structurizr on...