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The end of the Database Mangement System as we know it

In Microservices architecture, you decompose your services in a set of fine-grained services. These services are full-stack software, from front end API down to database layer. Each microservice is responsible and owns its data. For instance if you have a … Continue reading
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AWS ECS is NOT Docker Swarm

Amazon Elastic Container services (ECS) is the Amazon Solution for running  docker containers on Amazon. ECS is not a docker swarm implementation. I am writing this article to stress this, because this point is not very clear digging in the tutorials … Continue reading
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Misterio: Ansible and Saltstack killer in docker

With bash & docker-compose as dependencies, Misterio is a agent-less super-customizable solution in few bash lines. Sorry Ansible/Saltstack/Puppet/Chef/... Continue reading
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Mail Server on Docker: sanity checks

I have a shiny mail server on gioorgi.com. I decided to manage it on first person because it is important. I had some troubles sending mail to Hotmail: they banned my IP. So I find out this fantastic site which … Continue reading
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QB64: basic Revenge

Quick Basic64 is a QBasic compatible programming language actively mantained. It produce C-compiled code and works under Linux and MacOS too. It resemble the original QBasic IDE, and supports its dialect. If you have some old qbasic code to “update”, … Continue reading
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runif

Idempotent and minimal python 3 library for rapid scripting. Provide support for creating file, adding data to them, patching and so on. Why? (Ba)sh scripting is very easy to setup. So we end up using it all the time for … Continue reading
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