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Paris Apostolopoulos
Geek, Java Developer,Addicted to Apple computers, blogger, podcaster and blue belt Judo-ka.
Geek, Java Developer,Addicted to Apple computers, blogger, podcaster and blue belt Judo-ka.


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Testing and using AWS EKS #kubernetes - findings
Context I have been working in a team where we use kubernetes in production (not the nginx example- the real shit) for 2 years now. I have configured and used Kubernetes clusters from version 1.4.x with tools like kube-aws to 1.6-1.7 configured with kops . ...

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#terraform your #fastly Service - a simple example
In the past 2,5 years while working for Ticketmaster in London,  I had the chance to use extensively (still do) Fastly , one of the best CDN and Edge Compute services out there. Fastly is not just a web cache but a more wholistic service offering. It enable...

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its always good to have one Ambassadors in your Kubernetes clusters @getambassadorio
I have been working with Kubernetes in production for 2 years now. Over this time we have migrated 3 or 4 times clusters, changed techinques and tools of deployments, changed habits or pushed back to some of the hype and trends coming up every day on the ku...

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Bonus επαναπατρισμού..
Δεν είναι λίγες οι φορές, που πιάνουμε την συζήτηση με φίλους και γνωστούς εδώ στα ξένα, για υποθετικά σενάρια επιστροφής στην Ελλάδα, προυποθέσεις και άλλα λοιπά. Ιδιαίτερα αν η παρέα σας ή ο κυκλος σας έχει να κάνει με την πληροφορική τέτοιες συζητήσεις μ...

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My take on terraform #terraform
Disclaimer - don't shoot the pianist It's been some time since I wanted to write this post. For those that are going to read it, I need to say that a ) I hate the term DevOPs as a way  ' label' engineers b) I'm a software developer at heart, meaning that I ...

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one slack to rule them all
It seems that over the years the services and applications I tend to use, for chatting and keeping in touch with friends and family change. Just some minutes ago, I  removed from my Dockmy beloved ' Adium ' which served me well for far too many years, being...

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Χάζευα κάτι στο twitter, σχετικό με agile, scrum και λοιπές μεθοδολογίες και θεωρίες. Θυμήθηκα πριν πολλά χρόνια, στην Ελλάδα σε μια εταιρία που δούλευα, ειχα βρεθεί κάτι σαν lead μιας μικρή ομάδας για ένα project, τότε ήταν οι εποχές του agile manifesto, κ...

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Μια non political correct απόψη για το 'Adults in the room' του Γ.Βαρουφάκη
Στο γυρισμό από τις διακοπές μας στην Ελλάδα, αγόρασα στο αεροδρόμιο το πιο πρόσφατο βιβλίο του Γ.Φαρουφάκη με τίτλο ' Adults in the room '. Δεν θα το κρύψω, το αγόρασα από νεύρο, ίσως μια παράξενη, άρρωστη ανάγκη να διαβάσω με λεπτομέρειες όλα έζησα κι εγώ...

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my day to day Kubernetes command line tools & apps #kubernetes
The other day, I was chatting with my friend Stathis about command line tools that I use every day, extra to kubectl , operating on different kube clusters in production. Command line tools 1. kubetail Allows you to tail logs from one or more pods simultane...

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Voxxed Days - Athens 2017 - short review #vdathens
Yesterday I had the pleasure to attend the very first Voxxed Days Athens . As I have written 6 months ago while attending Voxxed Days Thesalloniki , this was the day I've waiting for too many years, a  proper conference, with top class speakers on the main ...
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