spring-boot, spring, rest api, java, yaml

Handling YAML in a Spring Boot based REST API

On how to add support for YAML in a Spring Boot based REST API
Armel Soro
Armel Soro
6 min read
Aug 31 2021
data-pipeline, java, apache-beam, google-cloud, google-cloud-dataflow, google-cloud-firestore

Batch writes to Google Cloud Firestore using the Apache Beam Java SDK on Google Cloud Dataflow

On how to leverage Apache Beam DoFn lifecycle methods to optimize writing to Google Cloud Firestore, when running in Google Cloud Dataflow.
Armel Soro
Armel Soro
7 min read
Apr 23 2021
ghost, kubernetes, backup, cronjob, init-container, aws, s3

Leveraging Kubernetes CronJobs for automated backups of a headless Ghost blog to AWS S3

On how to leverage Kubernetes CronJobs to implement a simple automated backup solution of a headless Ghost blog to S3.
Armel Soro
Armel Soro
6 min read
Jan 03 2021
flutter, gauge, animation, dart, android

Creating a mid-circle animated radial gauge in Flutter

This blog post walks through building a simple and animated mid-circle radial gauge widget in Flutter.
Armel Soro
Armel Soro
5 min read
Oct 16 2020
kubernetes, kustomize, continuous-deployment, tip

Using system environment variables with Kustomize

After a general overview of what Kustomize allows to do, this blog post is more about giving few tips about how we can leverage system environment variables to parameterize Kustomize files.
Armel Soro
Armel Soro
5 min read
Jul 01 2020
gatsbyjs, reactjs, netlify, ghost, kubernetes, k8s, cms, gatsby, react, jamstack

Migrating this blog to the JAMstack: Gatsby as the FrontEnd, with Ghost as a headless CMS running in a self-hosted Kubernetes cluster

This blog post depicts how a last year experiment of running this Ghot blog in Kubernetes went further by migrating to the JAMstack: Gatsby as the FrontEnd (deployed to Netlify) and Ghost as a headless CMS running in Kubernetes.
Armel Soro
Armel Soro
6 min read
Jan 23 2020