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Which technology for a REST API

Creating a REST API is one of the building block of lot of software. It lets us access to data using an easy protocol accessible by most of the recent programming languages. That’s great but which language should we use to build the API.

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Linking InfluxDB and Grafana

We will once again use docker to deploy a fully functional stack of InfluxDB and Grafana. I was a little bit disappointed by the lack of free options to scale the InfluxDB horizontally but however, it is still a nice product when it is deployed in a single server.

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Playing with a Cassandra cluster via Docker

Docker is the best tool to quickly check new technologies without the hassles of installations.

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Have some fun with ClarifAI

A cool API for Image and Video recognition

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Monitoring Docker

There are multiple ways to monitor docker, at the end the power user will probably stick with the command line tools, but at least two free software can definitively help. And cherry on the cake, the two of them can be deployed as containers.

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Kibana 5.1.1 released

Kibana 5.1.1 is released. It is definitively worth the try.

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Monitoring Elastic Stack Part 2

In the part 1, we saw how to display the number of docs and their sizes per node. In the real life, it helps but we need more than that.

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Monitoring your Elastic Cluster health

There are multiple add-ons that can help you monitor your Elastic Search cluster health. We are addicted to the kopf/cerebro plugins which let us understand easily the current state of the cluster. But the drawback of such a plugin is that it does not keep track of what is happening when it is not running. Continue reading “Monitoring your Elastic Cluster health”

Secure Kibana with NGINX

NGINX as reverse proxy and HTTP server to get your infrastructure secured and reachable from Internet.

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