Continuous Delivery with GitLab and Kubernetes

Today I will just link an article I wrote for GitLab which received quite some positive feedback. It is a new approach I took for Continuous Delivery where I leverage the GitLab tools to create and manage my pipeline. I believe this is a superior and less costly approach to building the pipeline piece by … Read more Continuous Delivery with GitLab and Kubernetes

Package a Spring Boot application into a Docker container

In this article, I will describe how we can easily package our Spring Boot Java Application into a Docker container using the docker-maven-plugin The reason why we favor containers in our Continuous Delivery (CD) prototyping is that they offer greater isolation than Virtual Machines (VMs). When the number of applications deployed on a VM grows, … Read more Package a Spring Boot application into a Docker container

Microservices with Spring Boot

In this article, we will learn how to build a microservice in minutes with Spring Boot. The first step in our continuous delivery pipeline is the development phase. If we were allowed to start with a blank sheet, I would strongly suggest to consider a microservice architecture. Its core concept is to split the system … Read more Microservices with Spring Boot