Cloud Native


Replacing Nginx with YARP Reverse Proxy

Yesterday, Microsoft announced the release of a new open-source project called YARP (Yet Another Reverse Proxy). YARP is a reverse proxy built using .NET and my initial thought was to try it to see how different it is from using Nginx. I basically copy/pasted the code from the blog announcement, bui

Passed the Kubernetes and Cloud Native Associate (KCNA) exam

At the last KubeCon, the CNCF announced a new exam called Kubernetes and Cloud Native Associate (KCNA). This is an entry-level exam in the spirit of the AWS Cloud Practitioner, Google Cloud Associate Cloud Engineer, and Azure Fundamentals exams. The choice of KCNA as an acronym is somewhat stra

PrairieDevCon Winnipeg and Calgary presentations

I recently presented a few sessions at the PrairieDevCon Winnipeg and Calgary conferences. The PrairieDevCon are organized by D'Arcy Lussier long-time Microsoft MVP who now works at Microsoft. It was so nice to see old friends I hadn't seen in years and make new ones. Here are the slide de