Author Archives: Viktor Farcic

Google Cloud vs AWS vs Azure vs Linode – Speed Comparison

Which cloud provider is the fastest? Is it Google Cloud, Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services (AWS), or Linode?

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Argo Events – Event-Based Dependency Manager for Kubernetes

Argo Events is an event-based dependency manager for Kubernetes that helps us connect applications through events.

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Helm vs Kustomize – The Fight Between Templating and Patching in Kubernetes

Kustomize and Helm serve the same primary function. Both allow us to define applications in a more flexible way than using only Kubernetes manifests. However, the way Helm solves the problem is quite different from the approach adopted with Kustomize. Which one is better? Which one should you choose?

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Kustomize – How to Simplify Kubernetes Configuration Management

Kustomize is a template-free declarative approach to Kubernetes configuration management and customization.

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eksctl – How to Create and Manage AWS EKS clusters

A review of eksctl and step by step guide how to create and manage AWS Elastic Kubernetes Service (EKS) clusters.

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Okteto – How To Create Instant Development Environments In Kubernetes

Okteto empowers developers to get the infrastructure and environments they need instantly and without a steep learning curve.

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Amazon Lightsail Containers – AWS Service That Favors Simplicity

Amazon Lightsail containers are all about simplicity.

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Bitnami Sealed Secrets – How To Store Kubernetes Secrets In Git Repositories

Bitnami Sealed Secrets allow us to encrypt secrets safe to store in Git repositories, private or public.

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Amazon Lambda Containers – How to Package AWS Functions as Container Images

Amazon now supports container images as the deployment package format for its AWS Lambda Functions as a Service (FaaS) offering. Containers are finally replacing ZIP files.

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Copilot – What AWS ECS and Fargate Container Management Should Have Been All Along

The setup of a development environment tends to be complicated, time-consuming, and expensive.

Gitpod changes the way we think about development environments. It gives us an IDE to write code, all the tools we need to compile our applications, run tests, and do whatever else we might be doing. It gives us the infrastructure we need. It allows us to onboard anyone into any project instantly.

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