Creating a new site with Hugo and Netlify, powered also by analytics, automated certs or custom domain config.

December 12, 2019 by Beatriz Martínez Web Development, Hugo, Netlify, Tutorial, Google Analytics

I recently decided to create a new site to share my posts, exploring the currently available options and decided on Hugo and Netlify. Hugo is nowadays one of the most popular open-source static site generators, very flexible, counts with shortcodes and plenty of themes. There is also a cli available, which burst the speed to have your site ready to be published. Netlify then covers all the aspects from continuous deployment workflow with Git integration, supporting several branches and versions, automated certificates renewal or DNS if you choose to use a custom domain.

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Network security for microservices with eBPF

April 15, 2019 by Beatriz Martínez Linux, Ebpf, Microservices, Networking, Cilium

Several open-source Kubernetes tools are already using eBPF. Mainly related to networking, monitoring, and security. The intention of this post is not to provide complete coverage of all eBPF aspects, but rather tries to be a informational starting point guide, from the understanding of Linux kernel BPF concept, through the advantages and features that brings to microservices environments, to some known tools that currently make use of it, such Cilium or Weave.

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Gaining efficiency with iTerm Prompt customization on MacOS

January 3, 2019 by Beatriz Martínez Terminal, Iterm2, Mac Osx, Prompt, Customization

I recently moved from Ubuntu to MacOS and found a whole new world of gestures and shortcuts that really made me work at a different level speed, so I decided to explore also new possibilities for my terminal. I moved from Terminator, which I used for years in Ubuntu with a common bash prompt. In the process of setting up my new laptop I tested several options and I found that iTerm and Oh-my-zsh were the right choices for me.

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