Category: Cloud

Fast-track your old school Jenkins architecture with Kubernetes

Why is Jenkins so famous? It is well known that Jenkins is one of the first Java-based open-source automation testing tools that appeared in the market before the cloud era. It allows developers to test their products or software on-the-go. It also offers a wide range of plugins for continuous integration and delivery. Many developers...

AWS Cost Optimization – Tools, Tips and Techniques

AWS Cost depends on various services in use. The cost of each of these services in turn depends on many factors. In this blog we will look at a few common workloads, the AWS services they typically use and how to contain cost for each one of them. AWS well architected framework has a Cost...

Legacy Product Modernization

Legacy Application Modernization – The Need And Approach To Successful Product Modernization

Everything has a life and software applications are no exception.  Legacy application modernization, re-hosting, re-platforming, re-factoring are few buzzwords being heard around the software industry. From ISVs to enterprises, everyone is talking about them. In a typical product life cycle, every product reaches a stage where it needs to modernize. We have seen even computationally...

NetDevOps: Methodology and Business Use Cases

Networking involves two primary teams, namely network development engineers and network operations engineers. These two teams have different responsibilities. The development team works on code development and testing, whereas the operations team deals with the environment, IT architecture, deployment, availability, etc. Traditionally there are silos across these teams, and multiple hands-off are involved while taking...

AWS Fargate – A Quick Introduction & Why Is It Awesome

AWS Fargate - A perfect middle ground between EC2 and Lambda based serverless architecture When your product or offerings are in an early stage, there are a lot of unknowns related to timelines for adoption as well as the speed at which adoption will shoot up. You want the product to scale up or down as...

A/B Testing of Web Apps using Traffic routing feature

Introduction A/B Testing feature gives you an amazing way to test new website content, processes, workflows, etc. by routing the production traffic into multiple slots. At a very high level, you split your website’s traffic between two deployments of code and measure the success of each version of the site based on your needs. Normally…

Using “Kudu” to Manage Azure Web Apps

Introduction We discussed about creating a web app on Azure using Visual Studio here and through eclipse here. In this blog, we’ll go through Kudu – a managing & monitoring service available for every App Service on Azure. Web Apps Dashboard on Azure Once Web App is created successfully, we can see Web App management...

Evaluate Need For Cloud in Enterprises

Cloud has created a lot of buzz in the industry and every enterprise – small, medium and large have experimented with it. So the real question that needs answer is “Is there a need for cloud in the enterprises?” So let’s discover the answer, as there is no cookie cutter approach to solve this problem…

Create Java Based Web App in Azure using Eclipse IDE

Introduction We discussed creating a web app on Azure using Visual Studio here. In this Blog, we’ll elaborate the details of creating a Java-based Web App through Eclipse development Platform. Create Web Apps in Azure using Eclipse In this tutorial, let’s create sample Java web app in Eclipse and publish it to Azure. Prerequisite Java…

Create Your First Web App in Azure!

Introduction We talked about Azure App Service and advantages of Web App in our previous blog titled ‘Web App Hosting and App Services options in Azure.’ In the upcoming series of blogs, we will deep dive into Web App Development by discussing various areas like app creation, deployment, performance monitoring and security through series of…