Platform services play an increasingly important role in cloud infrastructures. They enable application operators to quickly stick together the dependencies they need to run their applications. For example, when deploying your application and you need a database, you just request a service instance for the database of your choice and connect it to your application. […]
You are a developer and have been dreaming of someone to take care of deploying and operating your cloud-native applications? With Cloud Foundry you might have found a solution to this. What is Cloud Foundry? Cloud Foundry is a container-based open-source software for application deployment. It enables developers to deploy apps of all common programming […]
If you are just about to run your first application in Cloud Foundry, this is the place to start. First of all: Congratulations! Cloud Foundry is a great technology used by developers and it is amazing how it can make your life easier. If you feel like you have been a sys admin, even though […]
Many SME companies use Synology Disk Stations if they have a manageable amount of files to share in a small group. While you can set up a local RAID with mirrored disks to ensure the data is not lost if a disk fails, you should also take care of an off-site backup. Fire, lightning or […]
If you should ever lose your public key, but still have your private key, you can always compute your public key from your private key. The following command prints your public key to stdout (with id_rsa being your private key file, e.g. under ~/.ssh) ssh-keygen -y -f id_rsa Or just pipe directly to a file […]
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The cloud comes along with new approaches to application architecture. One of those is described by the “pet vs. cattle” analogy.