Bluestem Brands Migrates from Monolith to Microservices Efficiently with NGINX Plus

2016-07-14 KENNETH 0

Bluestem Brands Migrates from Monolith to Microservices Efficiently with NGINX Plus Enabling Improved Performance and Continuous Delivery   Situation Bluestem Brands, Inc. is the parent to 16 fast-growing e-commerce retail brands. The company offers a unique mix of retail and payment options for a diverse set of customers with a wide range of financial needs. Bluestem Brands runs a separate site for each of its brands where customers shop for apparel, shoes, gifts, home accessories, and more. Three of the Bluestem Brands sites – Fingerhut, Gettington, and Paycheck Direct – extend credit to shoppers, letting them pay for purchases over time. Shoppers log in, check the balances on their accounts, and shop. Until recently, Bluestem operated these three sites on a legacy architecture with a monolithic application for each brand. The machines that handled production traffic for the sites hosted [ more… ]

Get the Hands‑On Guide to CI/CD with Docker in this Free O’Reilly Ebook

2016-07-14 KENNETH 0

Get the Hands‑On Guide to CI/CD with Docker in this Free O’Reilly Ebook It’s no secret that the use of Docker and container technologies is on the rise. We recently surveyed the broad community of NGINX and NGINX Plus users and found that a full two‑thirds of organizations are investigating or already using containers in some way. Whether you’re already running contained applications in production or are still thinking about putting them on your roadmap, if you’re using the modern DevOps approach to software delivery you need to know the best practices for continuous integration and delivery (CI/CD) in Docker‑based environments. The O’Reilly book Using Docker by Adrian Mouat provides a wealth of practical guidance on incorporating Docker into your full software development lifecycle. The final stages of the lifecycle – integrating Docker into your CI/CD workflows and ultimately into your production environment – [ more… ]

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개발자를 위한 SSD (Coding for SSD) – Part 1 : 목차

2016-07-14 KENNETH 0

개발자를 위한 SSD (Coding for SSD) – Part 1 : 목차 Introduction 현재 개발중인 Key/Value Store 가 SSD를 최적으로 사용하도록 하기 위해서는 SSD의 내부적인 특성이나 작동 방식에 대해서 정확한 이해가 필요했다. 인터넷에는 이미 많은 SSD 관련 자료들이 있지만, 대 부분은 부족하거나 잘못된 정보들이 많으며, 제대로 정리된 문서를 찾기는 쉽지 않았다. 결국 내 프로그램이 SSD를 최적으로 사용하도록 하기 위해서는 상당히 많은 문서들과 벤치마크 자료들을 찾고 살펴 봐야 했다. 내가 알게 된 사실들과 결론이, 다른 사람들에게도 많은 도움이 될 것이라는 생각을 하게 되었고 그래서 이미 온라인에 공개된 많은 정보들을 30 페이지 분량의 실용적인 지식을 담은 글을 쓰게 되었다. 단순히 블로그에 올릴 수 있는 분량이 아니어서, 좀 더 압축할 수 있는 수준으로 내용을 분류하여 5개의 챕터로 분류하였다. 전체 목차는 이 글의 아래에서 확인할 수 있다. “Coding for SSDs”의 요약 정보를 담고 있는 Part 6 는 가장 중요한 부분인데, 이는 아마도 급하게 SSD 관련 [ more… ]

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WordPress 4.6 Beta 3

2016-07-14 KENNETH 0

WordPress 4.6 Beta 3 WordPress 4.6 Beta 3 is now available! This software is still in development, so we don’t recommend you run it on a production site. Consider setting up a test site just to play with the new version. To test WordPress 4.6, try the WordPress Beta Tester plugin (you’ll want “bleeding edge nightlies”). Or you can download the beta here (zip). For more information on what’s new in 4.6, check out the Beta 1 and Beta 2 blog posts, along with in-depth field guides on make/core. Some of the fixes in Beta 3 include: Revisions: Autosaves can now be restored when revisions are disabled (#36262). An improved handling of PHP’s memory limit which doesn’t lower the limit anymore (#32075). TinyMCE has been updated to 4.4.0 (#37327). HTTP API: Proxy settings weren’t honored by the new HTTP library. This has been fixed (#37107). Improved handling of [ more… ]

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Connector/Python 2.2

2016-07-12 KENNETH 0

Connector/Python 2.2 Connector/Python 2.2 (2.2.0 m1, published on Tuesday, 12 Jul 2016) Source: Connector/Python 2.2