Operations

Infrastructure as Code, Part Three: Configuration With Salt

2019-01-22

In part three of this IaC miniseries, I will introduce you to Salt and show you can use it to decompose your infrastructure setup and configuration into reusable components.

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Operations

Infrastructure as Code, Part Two: A Closer Look at Terraform

2018-10-30

In part two of this IaC miniseries, I will tell you more about Terraform and provide examples from our own setup at Crate.io.

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Operations

Infrastructure as Code, Part One

2018-10-04

Infrastructure as Code uses code to provision, configure, and manage infrastructure. In part one of this IaC miniseries, I will introduce you to the basic concepts and explain some of the benefits.

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Development

On Writing Beautiful Tests

2018-08-30

Testing and thinking about modes of failure as you design code will help you to write more robust software, which is, in turn, easier to maintain. It also makes your code easier to refactor and easier to modify.

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Community

Crate.io at Berlin Buzzwords

2018-06-18

Some of the Crate.io team attended Berlin Buzzwords 2018 last week. In this post, we will share some of the things we learned.

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