GCP, Ansible and GitLab - Part II

Following the the blog post GCP, Ansible, GitLab and Puppet - Part I here comes part II of it. As you may have noticed, currently Puppet is not uses for the setup for now. Therefore, I stripped it …


Posted on: Sun, 16 Feb 2020
Estimated reading time: 11 mins

Hugo with Lunr Search and GitLab Pipelines

Implementing a static site search for Hugo is not as easy as I thought 😂. But, with some online resources and a bit hacking, I was able to get the static search for our site up and running with Lunr. …


Posted on: Mon, 03 Feb 2020
Estimated reading time: 8 mins

DevConf.CZ 2020 Brno

DevConf.CZ 2020 was really great! Three days (one and a half for us) full of interesting content and people! Day one Together with one of my colleagues we drove all the way up from the south of …


Posted on: Wed, 29 Jan 2020
Estimated reading time: 2 mins

GitLab Heroes Automatized Twitter List

Some days ago I was appointed as GitLab Hero - yeah! Yesterday I was on a Twitter search for the other GitLab Heroes on Twitter and during my surf, I recognized that there is no Twitter list of all …


Posted on: Tue, 28 Jan 2020
Estimated reading time: 3 mins

GCP, Ansible, GitLab and Puppet - Part I

GitLab Runners with preemptive GCP instances created with Ansible and managed by Puppet can be a cost efficient way to boost your GitLab pipelines. But, step by step. This will be a blog series about …


Posted on: Fri, 17 Jan 2020
Estimated reading time: 6 mins

Unikernel

A tweet of Brandon Lum got my attention today. He posted an article about Unikernels which covers a statement from the CTO of IBM about Unikernels about the current situation about Unikernels in the …


Posted on: Wed, 01 Jan 2020
Estimated reading time: 4 mins

Work Tech Blog Issue 2019.51

Issue 2019.51 features: Some site news, Nginx, Oracle monitoring Side news My daughter has modified the CSS of our Hugo blog theme. You know, I am a systems engineer so CSS is not one of my strengths …


Posted on: Thu, 26 Dec 2019
Estimated reading time: 1 mins

Work Tech Blog Issue 2019.50

Issue 2019.50 features: GitLab, various clean-ups GitLab Currently we are cleaning up our GitLab users. The intention is to cut down the number of users because we are thinking about licensing our …


Posted on: Sun, 15 Dec 2019
Estimated reading time: 2 mins

Work Tech Blog Issue 2019.49

Issue 2019.49 features: Elastic, AzureAD, Zabbix, CoreDNS ECE (Elastic Cloud Enterprise) Azure AD single sing-on This week we had some very nice calls with the support team from Elastic. One colleague …


Posted on: Sun, 08 Dec 2019
Estimated reading time: 2 mins

Work Tech Blog Issue 2019.48

Blog issue number 2019.48 is about cloud and some other interesting topics. Google Cloud Platform (GCP) We are starting to evolve to use the Google Cloud Platform (GCP) beside the other big ones. …


Posted on: Sun, 01 Dec 2019
Estimated reading time: 2 mins

Work Tech Blog Issue 2019.47

This weeks issue will be short but interesting! Connect2019 Job fair at the University Klagenfurt Like last year, we were at the Connect2019 Job fair at the University Klagenfurt. This year the number …


Posted on: Sun, 24 Nov 2019
Estimated reading time: 2 mins

Work Tech Blog Issue 2019.46

For all of our readers out there (if there are any 😜), I would like to start a weekly blog series about our work tasks and what technical news have moved us during the last week. You may ask why I am …


Posted on: Sun, 17 Nov 2019
Estimated reading time: 4 mins