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Taylor Jones

When to Switch to Microservices

Industry

Reading Time: 4 minutesWith the rise of microservice architecture in the past couple of years, many developers find themselves wondering if it’s right for them. There are two frequently asked questions I’ve seen concerning microservices: Should I switch to utilizing microservices? When and how should I switch to microservices? “Should you switch? And when and how?” via @hiimtaylorjones […]

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Using IBM Cloud Functions to Create Serverless Microservices

Development

Reading Time: 4 minutesModern web developers are increasingly embracing the usage of serverless applications in their architecture. These applications are referred to as “serverless” because they’re hosted and executed on the servers of third-party providers (and not on servers you own). Delegating this responsibility to another cloud provider allows you to worry only about the code that’s run […]

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Using Codeship Basic to Test and Deploy Node Express Applications

Codeship Basic

Reading Time: 4 minutesCodeship offers developers a vast array of possibilities when creating a continuous integration and deployment pipeline for their applications. I want to focus today on how to build a solid CI/CD pipeline for any kind of JavaScript-based application with Codeship. Setting Up Your Local Environment We’ll kick things off by configuring our local application. Once […]

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Using Codeship Basic to Test PHP Laravel Applications

Codeship Basic

Reading Time: 4 minutesCodeship offers developers a vast array of possibilities when creating a continuous integration and deployment pipeline for their applications. I want to focus today on how to build a solid continuous integration and deployment (CI/CD) pipeline for a PHP Laravel application with Codeship Basic. Setting Up Your Local Environment Our tutorial has a few prerequisites: […]

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Using Codeship Basic to Test Django Applications

Codeship Basic

Reading Time: 4 minutesCodeship offers developers a vast array of possibilities when creating a continuous Integration and deployment pipeline for their applications. I want to focus today on how to build a solid CI/CD pipeline for a Django application with Codeship. Setting Up Your Local Environment Our tutorial is going to require a few prerequisites: Docker Community Editiion […]

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Using Codeship Basic to Test Ruby on Rails Applications

Development

Reading Time: 4 minutesCodeship offers developers a vast array of possibilities when creating a continuous integration and deployment pipeline for their applications. I want to focus today on how to build a solid CI/CD pipeline for a Ruby on Rails application with Codeship. Setting Up Your Local Environment Our tutorial has a few prerequisites: A local installation of […]

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Integrating Ruby on Rails Static Analysis with Codeship

Development

Reading Time: 5 minutesEvery development team has their own preferences for what kind of checks they want to run on newly committed code. One specific flavor of tools that developers use is static analysis. Static analysis tools are programs that preform checks “statically” on code. This means that they determine the correctness or validity of code without executing […]

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