PostgreSQL is known to be a very good relational database system. Because it is robust, because it has all the features that modern RDBMS databases systems expects. On top of that it is an open source and free software with a very wide community behind...
After more than 3 years trusting Nginx to serve customer traffic I decided to list here a few common use cases I came up with. First in my previous working experience where I migrated the public facing webservers from Apache to Nginx. And now in my current job where I configure and maintain most of the Nginx configurations.
The following tips are common configurations which could easily be reusable or useful for other people. However all the following examples being from my experience might not be the best solution so please do not hesitate to comment my choices at the end of this article :).
I had the chance to attend Velocity conf 2016 in Amsterdam thanks to my current employer Trainline (formerly Capitaine Train). This article is a minimal transcript of my journey there during the talk sessions.
When it comes to a server stack, some people would like to see Docker containers running in production everywhere. It can be a great idea if your production infrastructure is designed to run containers.
What if you still run dedicated instances or bare metal machines? Would you even want to use it?
There has been a little while I wanted to create this mini-blog. I guess the panic monster finally came to say hello. So here it is I am happy to launch this site today! \o/!
You should expect some references here of my discoveries through my personal and professional IT projects. Mostly around software, automation, site reliability and distributed systems.