In General It was a great experience going to Barcelona for the Spring IO conference. I really tried to get the most out of it. I feel like that worked out cause I learned a lot. Google Cloud What I will remember best is the workshop on Google Cloud by Ray Tsang. – workshop: bit.ly/spring-gcp-lab […]
A friend gave me a great tip to have more overview over the docker containers you need to manage. He pointed me to Portainer. Portainer is a lightweight docker container that will make it easier to manage your docker environment.
On my way to Barcelona to absorb some more Spring knowledge. Exciting!!
At my job we value CI/CD. Personally it is one of my favorite topics. When practiced correctly by everyone in the team it gives you great advantages. And it’s just beautiful how we can automate the steps of the deployment process. Jenkins is software which facilitates CI/CD. There is a very good course on Pluralsight […]
I wanted to refresh some insights that I got at work regarding integration testing. This lead me to the Cucumber getting started guide for Java. I quickly made some changes to the example and reformatted the structure of the code. Define the step definitions: Run the tests! Success!! It […]
I just ran my first java application on this server. If you remember, a couple of weeks ago I gave an introduction lecture about spring boot. I just put this sample app on this server using an image from my personal docker hub. Went trough the following easy steps to do it: create a Dockerfile […]
Last week I had the opportunity to teach a small spring boot intro course. I set up a small mvc Tips&Tricks application. Users can register and create their own tips for learning how to code. I made some REST endpoints and some thymeleaf views. Normally I’d prefer to put an Angular application on top of […]
A friend tipped me off about Google Code Jam. He told me he had been participating for years and proposed to practice together. I knew I wouldn’t be able to participate in 2018 since I was moving that particular weekend. But the idea was fun. So anyway, we got a bunch of friends together on […]
Awesome stuff still. Already had such a nice variety of work. Spring boot, Angular, Kubernetes, integration testing, Jenkin jobs, monitoring ..
I started at my new job last week. Super exciting stuff! A mix of new and less new technologies. Looking forward to my journey there !