Memory Conscious Programming in Ruby
When programming in Ruby many people think that egregious memory usage is the norm and unavoidable. However, there are ways and strategies to keep memory usage down.
A Minimalist Guide to SQLite
SQLite is a SQL database that you can embedded right into your program. It has binding in many languages so it is available almost everywhere.
MySQL vs. MariaDB: Reality Check
Evaluating, at a higher level, MySQL, MariaDB and Percona Server for MySQL side-by-side to better inform the decision making process.
Linux Containers in 500 Lines of Code
It’s actually 570 LOC. However, the point is to wire together kernel component to create container. It’s written in literate programming style so it’s pretty to follow.
Kubernetes on AWS Workshop
This workshop is designed for attendees on development and operations teams who would like to get started with Kubernetes on Amazon Web Services.
Scaling the GitLab Database
An in-depth look at the challenges faced when scaling the GitLab database and the solutions we applied to help solve the problems with our database setup.
Leveraging Kafka Streams to Reduce DB Hits
Kafka Streams enables capturing flow of events and changes caused by these events, and stores these to other data systems. The author convert multiple updates of the backend stores into a single update/insert to reduce DB load.
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