Announcement of Kubernetes focused 69th DevClub.lv

Hi!

Kubernetes at the moment is like teenager sex – everybody says that he is doing it, but … ūüôā Therefore we invited people who are doing it to share how it really is.
You are welcome on 22th November at 18:30, ZańľńĀ iela 1, 4th floor (Microsoft Latvia office).

Agenda for Kubernetes focused 69th DevClub.lv:

    • Artyom Suharev from DYNATECH¬†will give a talk¬†“Kubernetes: The Journey”.
      The story will focus on the development process of Kubernetes, the inception of the idea, its evolution, caveats and the current situation.
      (Language –¬†Russian)
      Tags: Kubernetes, doker, baremetal, cluster, devops

      Artyom leads the DevOps processes within DYNATECH and makes sure company is progressing fast in terms of the development infrastructure.

    • Anton Kranga¬†from¬†Agile Stacks¬†will give a talk “Kubernetes operators for fun and profit!”.
      Microservices deployed as containers in the Kubernetes cluster does not live in the vacuum. Often, Site Reliability Engineers or Kubernetes native applications talks to each other services in the cluster through the special API, which allows operators to react and perform an automated operation. Such as: revert to latest snapshot, reconfigure cache, gracefully down-scale application etc.
      This talk will guide through the notion of Kubernetes Operators. Share some recipes to write your own operator and share some experienced gathered though several years professionally operating Kubernetes clusters.
      (Language ‚ÄstEnglish)
      Tags: Kuberneres, operators, microservices, Golang

      Antons is a passionate DevOps evangelist and cloud architect. Enjoys to automate-everything and a specially Kubernetes. Likes to inspire and be inspired by talking in technology conferences.

    • Joonathan M√§gi¬†DevOps practices lead from Topia will give a talk ‚ÄúContinuous Delivery the Cloud Native way using Spinnaker and Kubernetes‚ÄĚ.
      This session will cover the Cloud Native continuous delivery methodologies built on Kubernetes and Spinnaker using the new manifest based Kubernetes (v2) provider. We will look on how Spinnaker will orchestrate the deployments to multiple environments and use manifest parameterization and hydration.
      (Language – English)
      Tags: cloud-native, kubernetes, spinnaker, continuous-delivery

      Joonathan
      is a DevOps practice lead and Cloud Native specialist with CKAD certification at Topia. His previous experiences include being employee #1 at Teleport and leading the platform engineering at Skype.

 

  • Get ready to explore new topics and dive deeper in the front-end world at FrontCon 2019 from April 3-5! Get your Blind Bird ticket now for 119 euros until November 23rd – send us an e-mail to dace@devclub.lv and we‚Äôll help you to get yours! Limited amount available!

 

  • 29-31 May 2019 join 700 developers for 5th anniversary of RigaDevDays – 3 days full with talks & workshops about Java, DevOps, Cloud, SQL Databases, .NET.¬†Blind Bird tickets now available!

 

  • What are the two biggest days of the year in e-commerce? Right, it‚Äôs Black Friday and Cyber Monday.¬†Intexsys¬†is making sure that shopping is smooth on these days for literally millions of customers.
    If you want to participate, please apply for:
    PHP Developer
    –¬†QA Engineer
    –¬†PPC Specialist
    We promise – it will never be boring!

 

 

  • ALSO Cloud Latvia¬†keeps doing awesome stuff and¬†looking for awesome people.

 

  • Thanks to our sponsors we are able to make DevClub.lv events and have drinks and snacks:
    ALSO-CloudIntexsys

Announcement of Quality Assurance focused 68th DevClub.lv

Hi!

This time lets talk about Quality Assurance.
You are welcome on 25th October at 18:30, ZańľńĀ iela 1, 4th floor (Microsoft Latvia office).

Agenda for Quality Assurance focused 68th DevClub.lv:

    • Rihards Skrebelis¬†from TestDevLab¬†will give a talk¬†“How We Test Audio Quality In VoIP Applications”
      Presentation will cover basics of VoIP and different challenges that we had to overcome to develop universal end-to-end solution for audio quality testing in VoIP applications.
      (Language –¬†Latvian)

      Rihards started working as tester during studies in Riga Techincal University and got Bachelor Degree in 2014 with thesis focused around testing audio quality. Following years parallel to work as QA and test automation engineer co-developed process for evaluating voice call quality. More recently working on developing process for evaluation video call quality.

    • Kirill Shepitko¬†from¬†Neotech Development¬†will give a talk¬†‚ÄúCloud-native apps REST API testing: our story‚ÄĚ
      ‚ÄúWe have an internal framework (open-sourced now) that we use to test our cloud-native apps’ REST API, which is based on an interesting combination of Docker, Testcontainers, Wiremock and Cucumber ‚Äď such solution makes it easy to use for both – QA engineers and business people. We are happy to share our experience in REST API testing – a path from 0 tests and problems to full coverage and nice test reports.‚ÄĚ
      (Language ‚ÄstEnglish)
      Tags: cloud-native, docker, cucumber, rest, wiremock, kubernetes

      Kirill is a Software Architect for multiple teams in Neotech Development, continuously exploring new tech to improve team skillset and efficiency. Working in software development for almost 18 years.

    • Artyom Ivanov from DYNATECH will give a talk ‚ÄúTest automation challenges. Automate just enough and improve as needed‚ÄĚ.
      РHow well hourglass or cupcake can work when the test pyramid just isn’t there?
      – Automating acceptance tests to minimize manual session-based regression testing.
      – UI test reliability and maintainability. Setting artificial limits for the test case coverage.
      – Agreement on goals and metrics. Bringing automation regardless of the level (UI or lower) to every story and collaboration between developers, manual testers and test automators.
      (Language –¬†Russian)
      Tags: test-pyramid, acceptance-testing, gitlab-ci, bdd, anti-patterns

      Artyom is a Test Automation Engineer, who started working at DYNATECH in 2016 as a Manual Tester and decided to switch his career to make a greater impact on the software delivery process. Since then he has worked in different teams, building compact and low maintenance test suites.

       

  • This time¬†Neotech Development¬†team will be happy to share even more of their experience with you. In our company ¬†– people come first! We care about collaboration, growing and advancing our skills together. Seize the opportunity to join the team:
    DevOps Engineer
    Front-End Developer
    –¬†App Support Engineer

 

  • At DYNATECH we’ll give you space to grow. With our internal lectures, mentoring programs, in-house school and the possibility to attend international conferences, we’ll make sure you are growing in your desired direction.¬†Want to fulfil¬†your potential?¬†Check out our open vacancies:
  • –¬†Back-End Developer
    –¬†Front-End Developer
    Database Developer

 

  • ALSO Cloud Latvia¬†keeps doing awesome stuff and¬†looking for awesome people.

 

  • Did you know that Intexsys is behind online store, which is selling more than 1 000 000 different products?
    Intexsys is looking for:
    PHP Developer
  • –¬†Product Owner
  • –¬†iOS Developer
  • We promise – it will never be boring!

 

  • Thanks to our sponsors we are able to make DevClub.lv events and have drinks and snacks:
    ALSO-CloudIntexsys

Announcement of DevOps focused 67th DevClub.lv

Hi!

It is already year around since we had previous DevOps event. Since DevOps is probably even hotter then before, we decided to get more people to share their experience with us.

You are welcome at 23th August 18:30, ZańľńĀ iela 1, 4th floor (Microsoft Latvia office).

Agenda for DevOps focused 67th DevClub.lv:

    • Deiwin Sarjas¬†from SaleMove¬†will give a talk¬†“Safe and fast delivery with branch deploys”¬†
      Deiwin will show how he helped SaleMove deliver more value more frequently. Developers now have more confidence in their changes and they have to switch contexts less often. All without sacrificing product stability. Code snippets and examples will demonstrate how Jenkins pipelines, Kubernetes, GitHub, and Slack come together to coordinate a smooth deployment process.
      (Language –¬†English)
      Tags: branch-deploys, continuous-delivery, jenkins, kubernetes.
    • Deiwin¬†has spent years helping European Space Agency process and make sense of massive amounts of data. Passionate about building reliable and maintainable systems both in the small and at scale, he is now working at SaleMove to realize its dream of innovating online customer experience.
    • Sergey Chernecov from Intexsys¬†will give a talk¬†DevOps ‚Äď culture over separation!¬†Buzz: puppet, aws,¬†apper.in, shinny unicorn, no docker.
      ‚ÄúI am a developer! I don‚Äôt want to think about OS, I/O nor network latency. I want to click-click and profit.‚ÄĚ- hearing this makes me sad. when I get sad, I stop being sad, and be¬†AWESOME¬†instead. A true story of a¬†Dev¬†meeting theOps¬†and developing¬†a¬†Devops¬†culture together.
      (Language –¬†English)
      Tags: puppet, elastic, haproxy, php, devops, pair-infrastructuring.
    • Sergey¬†is a Software Architect in¬†South Park¬†team at Intexsys, currently mostly interested in enterprise integration patterns, SOA, AWS, Kafka.¬†Favorite comedian: Uncle Bob Martin; Interests outside programming:¬†quantum physics. Working in software development since 2006.
    • Edgars Sńďlis¬†from TestDevLab¬†will give a talk¬†“Continuous Testing in Agile Mobile app development”
      – Testing is not a separate phase, it occurs throughout the development
      – Creating test pipelines – challenges to create and maintain them
      – Acceptance test automation – how much to automate; best approaches to keep them stable, managing physical device laboratory
      – Continuous Integration practices – testing branches, using triggers and continuous monitoring/feedback
      (Language –¬†Latvian)
      Tags: Testing, Quality Assurance, Automation, Continuous integrations, Jenkins
    • Edgars is a QA engineer and Team lead, working in TestDevLab for more than 4 years in several different projects all around the world. Has experience in setting up testing process from¬†scratch for Agile teams and managing it. Edgars has Professional Master degree in computer science and several certifications in Testing, Test management and Agile/Scrum.

 

 

  • Hey, hey, hey, we have new sponsor DYNATECH!
  • DYNATECH¬†is an information technology company based in Riga, Latvia. We focus on providing IT services and solutions to global brands within the DYNINNO Group in three key areas: travel, finance, and entertainment. DYNATECH maintains IT services for brands in eight countries and we are expanding fast. Our people are our core strength, and their talent and dedication allow us to always be one step ahead of the competition.
    –¬†Mid-level PHP Developer
    –¬†Senior Front-End Developer
    Database Developer

 

  • ALSO Cloud Latvia¬†keeps doing awesome stuff and¬†looking for awesome people.

 

  • Did you know that Intexsys is behind online store, which is selling more than 1 000 000 different products?
    Intexsys is looking for:
    PHP Developers РJunior, Mid, Senior Рwe got work for any level!
    –¬†PPC Specialist (Pay Per Click, Paid Search) –¬†the opportunity to manage a multi-million dollar ad-spend for multiple properties of our US-based customers.
  • Product Owner –¬†Do you want to own the development of our large-scale international E-commerce projects?
  • We promise – it will never be boring!

 

 

  • Thanks to our sponsors we are able to make DevClub.lv events and have drinks and snacks:
    ALSO-CloudIntexsys