Application Management

10 September 2021

Generating GitHub Releases from Azure DevOps

Introduction While working with version control systems, a common need is to identify a specific set of changes in our repository (what is usually called commit or check-in, depending on the tool) and give that set of changes a special […]
13 August 2021

Planning zero-downtime deployments with Azure App Services and Azure DevOps

Introduction Every web application at some point of its life cycle has to be updated for some reason: it may be changes in business requirements, rebranding, bug fixes, adopting new versions of the libraries it depends on, etc. If all […]
23 July 2021

Database models in Azure

As it is widely known maintaining different types of on-premise infrastructure can be a tedious task and could need a fully dedicated resource that could increment costs and times for the IT department. It is due diligence to properly recognize […]
2 July 2021

Executing serverless background tasks in Azure using WebJobs

Introduction A need that often emerges while working on cloud solutions is to execute background tasks. That is, tasks that are executed without user intervention. These types of tasks may involve parsing and converting files, doing some batch processing on […]
16 April 2021

Keeping credentials secure with Azure DevOps

Introduction Every application needs to use different credentials and other sensitive information to access different resources such as Azure SQL databases, Azure Storage accounts, REST APIs, SFTP locations, etc. On top of that, there’s usually a set of credentials per […]
9 April 2021
AWS vs Azure

Cloud Providers comparison: AWS vs Azure

AWS vs Azure It has been known for some years now that a large number of companies with large infrastructures started migrating their on-premises services to the cloud, be it Azure or AWS (Amazon Web Services). In most cases, security […]
20 November 2020

DevOps – Out of the box

As part of development teams for more than 5 years, I have had to explain my role in that team more than once to my colleagues. In fact, there was a large part of history in which that answer was […]
1 October 2020

Why EKS?

Living in the year 2020 we cannot deny that the demands and needs have changed in the development sector compared to past times (perhaps decades). Today there are projects, platforms, solutions, applications that often have the need to grow exponentially […]