Ansible rulez!

In the last weekend I needed to restore my RasperryPi service box. It is a raspberrypi 2 which mostly make backups of my blogs. Its microSD card gets corrupted, forcing me a full reinstall. I decided to try to make everything via Ansible. I have already a strong experience with Saltstack, another software used to …

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Docker tips

Use docker in docker to drive docker from a container Working under windows, sometimes docker slow down. Sometimes you need to access to the MobyVM. With this line: docker run --rm -ti -v "/var/run/docker.sock:/var/run/docker.sock" -v /:/host docker sh you run a container which will removed upon exit. This container can access to docker daemon (via …

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Prometheus + Grafana: vincere facile

Abbiamo provato Prometheus in congiunzione con Grafana. Prometheus è un tool di monitoraggio e alerting, scritto in Go e caratterizzato da un database orientato all’archiviazione in time series. Entrambi sono molto curati, open source e caratterizzati da una offerta commerciale per chi ha bisogno di un supporto a pagamento. In particolare la documentazione di Prometheus …

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Detecting Agile bullshit

The department of defense, has published a nice document to “detect” agile bullshit. The document is called DIB_DETECTING_AGILE_BS_2018.10.05 and was published on October 2018. We saved a copy on our site, because we think it is very very interesting…

Docker & containers: uso ideale

Docker is a tool that can package an application and its dependencies in a virtual container that can run on any Linux server. This helps enable flexibility and portability on where the application can run, whether on premises, public cloud, private cloud, bare metal, etc. Da Docker e la “containerizzazione” sono l’evoluzione di due tecnologie molto “antiche”: