Partner – CAST AI – NPI EA (tag = kubernetes)
The Kubernetes ecosystem is huge and quite complex, so it’s easy to forget about costs when trying out all of the exciting tools.
To avoid overspending on your Kubernetes cluster, definitely have a look at the free K8s cost monitoring tool from the automation platform CAST AI. You can view your costs in real time, allocate them, calculate burn rates for projects, spot anomalies or spikes, and get insightful reports you can share with your team.
Connect your cluster and start monitoring your K8s costs right away:
>> FREE Kubernetes cost monitoring
Partner – MongoDB – NPI EA (tag = MongoDB) Partner – Thundra – NPI EA (tag = Jenkins)
You can get some real insight into your CI pipelines, and into your tests by using Foresight.
This includes not just the basics but some actual, actionable data like Change Impact Analysis, where we can see the changes in a PR and correlate them to test runs and test coverage to show how they affect our builds:
>> Try out Foresight in a project
1. Spring and Java
>> Exploring ZooKeeper-less Kafka [morling.dev]
Meet KIP-500 in action – simplified configuration, better scalability, and less operational overhead by removing the ZooKeeper dependency. Interesting.
>> JEP 406: Pattern Matching for switch (Preview) [openjdk.java.net]
Enhancing switch expressions in Java 17 by adding type patterns, null refinements, and pattern guards. Very nice.
>> Remote Recording Stream [egahlin.github.io]
JFR event streaming in practice: a few practical examples to stream and subscribe to different JFR events.
Also worth reading:
Webinars and presentations:
Time to upgrade:
2. Technical and Musings
>> A new era of DevOps, powered by machine learning [allthingsdistributed.com]
How to treat DevOps, and the toolchains around it, as a data science problem – very interesting, and definitely promissing.
Also worth reading:
And my favorite Dilberts of the week:
>> CEO Wants To Get Involved In Politics [dilbert.com]
>> Wally Works At Home Unsafely [dilbert.com]
>> Universe Preparing Problems [dilbert.com]
4. Pick of the Week
>> Solutions Architect Tips — The 5 Types of Architecture Diagrams [betterprogramming.pub]