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Using Spring Boot Data Geode

Spring Boot Data Geode is a new project aimed at simplifying the use of Geode/Gemfire/PivotalCloudCache. Its primary goal is to extend Spring Boot with auto-configuration support as well as streamline the programmer’s experience while...

Modern Software Development: Infrastructure as Code

Modern Software Development Infrastructure as Code Test Driven Development and Continuous Integration In the last few years the methodologies for developing software have evolved as software development has become more complex. We have seen...

Moving Docker Machines Definitions

Docker Machine is a new tool from Docker that allows you quickly create Docker hosts on your local machine or a cloud provider such as EC2 or Google Compute.  During the machine creation process...

Working with Docker Machine Source Code

Recently I dived into creating a pull request for docker-machine.  Unfortunately when creating EC2 instances docker-machine did not provide an option for specifying an EBS optimized instance.  EBS Optimized instances provide much better disk i/o performance...

Docker Tricks to Remember

Chances are if you have been working with docker for a while you may have noticed that removing containers does not free up the disk space associated with that container.  When removing the container...

Spring Integration with GemFire

Quick Example of using Spring Integration to move data around between GemFire regions. More detailed explanation to follow. See the code on GitHub gemfire-boot/gemfire-integration-transaction.