Required Reading — 2016–11–16

Habitat and Amazon Elastic Container Service


Mesos: kong

Four Node.js Gotchas that Operations Teams Should Know about — The New Stack

One year with Apache Mesos — The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly

GitHub — AcalephStorage/consul-alerts: A simple daemon to send notifications based on Consul health checks

Docker in Production: A History of Failure — The HFT Guy

Open source dashboard tools for visualizing data |

Thoughts on Serverless

Instant Messaging at LinkedIn: Scaling to Hundreds of Thousands of Persistent Connections on One Machine | LinkedIn Engineering

GitHub — twitter/twemproxy: A fast, light-weight proxy for memcached and redis

GitHub — fabric8io/funktion: funktion is an open source lambda style event driven programming model for Kubernetes

Using Secrets Safely in Docker Builds

key management — Passing secret keys securely to docker containers — Information Security Stack Exchange

PAL is your pal: Bootstrapping secrets in Docker — Nick Sullivan

Stuff The Internet Says On Scalability For November 11th, 2016 — High Scalability -

The Accidental DBA —

Writing a Docker Volume Plugin for S3

GitHub — stackmate/stackmate: Execute CloudFormation-style templates on CloudStack

What are five problems every programmer should be able to answer? — Quora

Learn Python the Hard Way — Read for Free

GitHub — containernetworking/cni: Container Network Interface — networking for Linux containers

Running Asynchronous background Tasks on Linux with Python 3 Flask and Celery -

web server — Free open source alternative to pingdom? — Server Fault

Infrakit, Docker’s Software for Self-Healing Infrastructure, Gets Mixed Reviews — The New Stack

Install And Upgrade Linux Kernel In Ubuntu-based Systems

Originally published at on November 16, 2016.