Event-Driven Architecture: Getting Started with Kafka (Part 1)

An event-driven architecture is a paradigm that has become increasingly used in modern microservices-based architectures. It promises a more flexible and responsive architecture to business events, while offering better technical decoupling. Let's see how we can build it with Kafka.…

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Oct 26, 2021 7 min read

Jean-François SIMON


Kubernetes Tutorial #1: Intro

Intro DevOps Engineers have moved from on-premise, monolithic applications to large-scale application systems in the…

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Oct 12, 2021 5 min read

David Elizondo


Creating My First Slackbot

One of the first things I do when onboarding to a new software project is…

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Oct 05, 2021 5 min read

Cory Walker


Beginning Decentralized Identity Applications with Solid

Summary This post is a follow up from "Distributed Personal Data Stores and Verified…

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Sep 24, 2021 7 min read



Distributed Personal Data Stores and Verified Credentials: Potential Opportunities in Finance

Summary In this article, we will explore the possible impacts and benefits of personal data…

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Sep 24, 2021 6 min read



Intro to Unit Testing: Where Do I Start -- Mocha or Jest?

Having worked as a Front End Developer for about five years now, testing code has…

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Sep 16, 2021 6 min read

Cory Walker


Jenkins vs. AWS CodePipeline

If you have worked with CI/CD, chances are you have used the likes of…

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Sep 10, 2021 3 min read

Jonathan Scharf


Git: Dealing with Pull Requests

Software Engineers are constantly working with Pull Requests (PRs). Most organizations have now adopted them…

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Sep 07, 2021 2 min read

Ben Scott


Introduction to Karate

Have you ever wanted to use JavaScript or execute code from within your Cucumber feature…

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Sep 01, 2021 6 min read

Mike Mitchell


Ippon Summer 2021 Internship Recap

This past summer Ippon welcomed three new interns: Reid Jesselson, Tyler Yarow, and Prashanth Krishnan.…

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Aug 27, 2021 6 min read

Davis Mohar


QR Code Conundrum

In these interesting times we live in, QR has made quite the comeback (or is…

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Aug 19, 2021 5 min read

Brad Halkett


A Beginner’s Guide to InfluxDB: A Time-Series Database

A time series database (TSDB) is specifically made for data that can be evaluated as…

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Jun 29, 2021 4 min read

Ketki V Deshpande


Kotlin: Like Java, But Better (Part 2)

If you haven't already read part one of this blog series, then check out 'Kotlin:…

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Jun 17, 2021 6 min read

Davis Mohar


Kotlin: Like Java, But Better (Part 1)

Kotlin has quickly risen to popularity as an alternative language to Java. In this blog…

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May 27, 2021 4 min read

Davis Mohar


A Dev's Intro to DevOps

I have recently been sucked into the field known as DevOps and I thought it…

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May 25, 2021 3 min read

Dennis Sharpe