Setting Up Databases on Kubernetes

Kubernetes now supports StatefulSets and CRDs, one of the next logical steps is to run databases on it. But why should I do that in the first place? How hard is it? What are the challenges? Is it production ready?

Wrangle Your SQL With Arel

You wanted to use those fancy Postgres features so you wrote raw SQL. Some time and a few more features go by and now your app is littered with SQL strings. Keep the power and lose the mess by building composable query objects that leverage Arel, the query builder under the hood of ActiveRecord.

Using Together GraphQL & Serverless

This talk discusses how GraphQL and Serverless have drastically gained popularity and what problems they were made to solve. Then it explains how the two can be used together and provides a little demo with the Serverless framework.

Continuous Integration & Delivery for Databases

This talk looks at the common problems faced with making database changes through continuous delivery. It covers the major tools used to address database changes, and the advantages and disadvantages to each. Then it discusses how database migrations can effectively address schema changes over time, for both SQL and NoSQL databases. Finally, it explores solutions …

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Postgres at Any Scale

This presentation starts with the basics you need to know as an app developer about interacting with your PostgreSQL database. Then, it digs into how you can start to analyze performance. You will learn what you need to know for a small application, then the things you should be cautious of as you start to …

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