Tag: devops

Observability

The Top 5 Metrics You Need to Understand the Health of Your Applications

You’ve made an application, and you’re ready to launch. But do you know how healthy it is? You may think that you have followed all the necessary processes and procedures required to keep your new application safe and secure. You may be monitoring your system daily and think that is more than enough to keep…

Security & Compliance

5 Must-Haves When Integrating DevSecOps Into Your CI/CD Pipelines

Continuous Integration and Continuous Development—or CI/CD as it is more commonly known—is one of the best ways to develop and update applications. Continuous Integration urges development teams to move through a coding philosophy and set of practices that implement small changes and frequently check-in code version control repositories. When you are ready to deliver your…

Cost Optimization

The 5 Most Important Things About Cost Optimization

For organizations using the cloud, cost optimization is a key priority. The cloud offers endless opportunities for lower costs and unlimited scalability. To take advantage of these benefits, it is critical to understand and control your spending in the cloud. Cost optimization is the process that allows you to do this.  Optimizing is not the…

Observability

Tutorial: Utilizing VectorDotDev To Expose Log-Metrics To Prometheus

In this age of fast-growing advancement in cloud implementations, there is a great need to manage logs effectively. In some cases, you have to study the metrics and know what the system is about; it helps in understanding your system to take decisions, post-mortem analysis and several other interesting functions. In this piece, we would…

Automation - Docker

Top 10 Best Practices For Docker

Containers are the industry standard. They are a unit of software that packages up an application’s code and all its dependencies for it to run reliably from one environment to another. More specifically, a Docker container image is used as a stand-alone, lightweight software package with everything needed to run your application.  Organizations from banking…