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We’ve recommended customers use +GitHub, but never really taken a deep dive into it, or how our customers can start using GitHub. Catch the highlights from last week's Cloud Office Hours Hangout for all the info! http://rack.ly/6266B1kFa
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For the second year we're a leader in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Cloud-Enabled Managed Hosting. See how our commitment to Fanatical Support kept us in that winning position. http://rack.ly/6265B18Ac
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It's time for our next weekly Office Hours Hangout. This week +Alan Bush is joined by guest host Martin Smith to discuss getting started with GitHub. Martin is a DevOps engineer and has years of experience hosting his own projects on GitHub, as well as collaborating with Rackspace customers via GitHub. If you're considering using, or increasing your use of GitHub, this is a great place to start. 

* Basic overview of git/GitHub
* How to get started on GitHub
* Best practices
* How to collaborate via GitHub
* Fun, non-technical uses for GitHub

Join us live to be part of the conversation. Use #CloudQA  to submit comments and questions via Twitter.
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Episode 108 : GitHub Basics

Recorded Live: 7-30-2015

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Hosts:
Alan Bush -@alanbush
Guests:
Martin Smith -@martinb3– DevOps Engineer


Highlights
What is GitHub? (3:24)
-Difference between GitHub and Apache Subversion (SVN)
-GitHub stats
How GitHub works (10:37)
GitHub Example (19:09)
How does Rackspace use GitHub? (29:00)
Q&A - What happens if GitHub goes down? (32:31)
GitHub and Automation (35:40)
Jenkins and testing (42:14)
Q&A – Lifespan on GitHub projects? (47:11)
Q&A – Rackspace Hosts GitHub (53:32)
Q&A – GitHub vs. Bitbucket (54:02)
Q&A  - Non-Racker access to internal repos (56:57)
Wrap Up (59:18)

Links
Rackspace on GitHub
https://github.com/rackspace

Rackspace DevOps
http://www.rackspace.com/devops

Office Hours Hangout Episode 108 on GitHub
https://github.com/albush/Office-Hours/blob/master/shows/2015-07-30/github_basics.md

Gitter – Chat for GitHub
https://gitter.im/

Markdown Basics on GitHub
https://help.github.com/articles/markdown-basics/

GitHub is Moving to Rackspace (2009)
https://github.com/blog/493-github-is-moving-to-rackspace

Bingo for awkward dinner parties
http://albush.github.io/bingo/
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Our new 10G switches are high-performance, cost-effective, and offer scalable solutions to maximize network connection speeds. And if you want a peek into the future, the new 10G switches give us a leg-up for future scalability into 40G solutions! Learn more: http://rack.ly/6260BEsJA
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CDN for the first time can be a bit daunting—here are some tips and tricks to get you started. http://rack.ly/6268BEYqq
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Rackspace and +Intel will build and make available to the +OpenStack community the world’s largest OpenStack developer cloud consisting of two 1,000 node clusters to support advanced, large-scale testing. Learn more about this and the OpenStack Innovation Center. http://rack.ly/6265BETch
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Last week Racker +Justin Phelps was recognized as the first Ansible Certified Engineer. Justin will join us for this week's Office Hours Hangout as our special guest host, as we discuss Ansible, their new certification, and spotlight this great Racker. 

Join us live to ask your questions on air, or submit them via Twitter to #CloudQA . We'll see you Thursday! 
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There's a lot to think about when embarking on a large scaling project and to do it properly, you must follow a long list of guidelines. Do you have your bases covered? To help, we put together this: http://rack.ly/6267BEC7U
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With Rackspace's partnership and hyper-flexible model, Graphic Packaging International is able to fill 40% of the average person's grocery cart with a 4 person team. Highlighted at Rackspace::Solve Atlanta, learn more: http://rack.ly/6262BEsVw
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Webhooks are an extremely flexible way for email senders to monitor the health of their email messaging in real time, analyze deliverability data and program apps to handle unsubscribes, spam reports and bounces instantly. In this hangout, Chris Hammer, Email Expert at Mailgun will introduce webhooks and demonstrate what they can do for email senders and how to deploy them.

* What are webhooks and why use them?
* Defining events and parameters
* Securing webhooks
* How to use webhooks
* Use case: Tracking email bounces

Make sure to register and submit your questions prior to the event. Want to submit your questions to Twitter? No problem. Make sure to use #mailgunhangout.
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Learn how PlanetRisk leverages the power of Big Data and analytics at higher throughput, in a more secure environment, with stronger support. https://www.youtube.com/watch?t=20&v=kL-W4HXiY2o
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The early days of OpenStack saw spirited debates around whether or not we could create our own open source cloud platform—five years later, the OpenStack community is thriving. http://rack.ly/6269BEyBR
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Rackspace (NYSE: RAX) is the #1 managed cloud company. Its technical expertise and Fanatical Support® allow companies to tap the power of the cloud without the pain of hiring experts in dozens of complex technologies.  Rackspace is also the leader in hybrid cloud, giving each customer the best fit for its unique needs — whether on single- or multi-tenant servers, or a combination of those platforms. Rackspace is the founder of OpenStack®, the open-source operating system for the cloud. Based in San Antonio, Rackspace serves more than 200,000 business customers from data centers on four continents. It ranks #29 on Fortune’s list of 100 Best Companies to Work For.  rackspace.com.

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