In this first part of a blog posts series I want to guide you through the journey of building a production grade PostgreSQL Cloud Foundry service. The goal of the blog post is to share experience collected in the anynines team from years of building production grade backing services. PostgreSQL in particular is a good… Read more »
As you probably know, anynines is build on top of Cloud Foundry which lets you easily deploy and scale applications in a just few minutes. There is a restriction, though: to profit from Cloud Foundry functionality, your application should be build on a shared nothing architecture which means it should be stateless.
Web apps often produce files such as images, videos or documents. For a long time it was standard to put those files into the filesystem – but as we mentioned in a recent post – today that is considered a bad practice. Instead we recommend using OpenStack Swift, a highly scalable solution that can serve… Read more »