People who want to benchmark an HTTP server usualy use tools such as Apache Benchmark or HTTPerf. The day I had do to it, it was against object storages: AWS S3 or DropBox, so I didn't have hands on servers. My goal was to measure object storages' performances as a real customer user (Cloudscreener ...
In Python packaged projects where I work, I used to add a
make register command for create a new version of my package. This launch a script I wrote which make the following things:
- Get the version number written in package
- Create a git tag
- Push the tag to the upstream
- Create a package
- Upload ...
Published Aug. 20, 2015 in Development - Last update on Aug. 21, 2015.
In some projects when I write unit test, I sometime need to have fixtures: a set of objects ready to use. As a Djangonaute, I used to deal with Factory Boy and django fixtures system but sometimes I can't use neither and for small usage list comprehesion or dict comprehension make the job.
Most users uses Libcloud only for make request against a compute service. In fact the library covers several IaaS components:
- Compute service
- Object storage and CDN
- Load balancers
A driver is a Python class which after instanciation will allow you to handle one the service listed above (except authentication).
So, what's a ...
In past I worked for CloudScreener.com as DevOps, I had in my responsabilities clouds benchmark. Computes' performances was mesured against a lot VMs categorized by the current parameters:
- Size or flavor: Number of vCPU, RAM size and root volume size
- Image: Chosen OS
- Location: Datacenter or region
As many public clouds don't use ...
A long time ago before Google launched Google Cloud Platform, I played with App Engine and Django. Despite of the fact you must swith from Django usual tools (Celery or ORM) to Google services like Memcache or Task Queue, I was seduced by their fast deployment system.
A standard Django app is fastly adaptable to ...
You had fun, you wrote a Django third app. You should have write unittests before but you didn't know where to place them. For my case when I wrote Django Admin CLI I used the work made in Django Comments, let's explain it a little.
All testing code are stored in
tests/ directory ...
In the Docker tsnuami where we are, most cloud company has their own public container offer:
- Google with Container Engine
- Amazon EC2 Container Service (ECS)
- Joyent with Triton
- And more and more
Those services are stiil often in Beta or Alpha and for begin a turn around of this Docker compatible offers, I started by ...
One tool I use a long time ago is CSS mutli-column generator by Jerome Debray. This tools helps me to make a correct CSS for create
<li> in sereral columns. Simple example:
- Column 1 - Row 1
- Column 1 - Row 2
- Column 2 - Row 1
- Column 2 - Row 2
-moz-column-count:2; -webkit-column-count:2; -o-column-count ...