Presentation deck from CloudExpo Europe

Last week I gave a talk at CloudExpo Europe in London. Some people asked for the presentation deck for this, so here it is. The title for the talk was “Server evolution: From mainframes to containers and PaaS.” The presentation was also recorded. Once the video becomes available, we’ll post that too.

How to run Docker on CloudSigma (with CloudInit)

Pre-requisites: An SSH key. Basic understanding of Docker. The official documentation is a great start. In the recent year or so, Docker has received a tremendous amount of attention. It appears to be one of those things where the timing was just perfect. While the concept of containers is hardly anything new (which I talked […]

Build your own PaaS (with Dokku)

One of the most popular PaaS providers today is Heroku. Heroku, along with other PaaS providers like Engine Yard is loved by developers because it makes the deployment of a new application extremely fast and simple. Since most developers rather write code than setting up and troubleshoot servers, it’s not hard to figure out why […]