Zabbix vs Prometheus which is the best ?

25th August 2019 Sylvain Leroy 0

Zabbix vs Prometheus which is the best ? In this article, I am presenting my first experience with Zabbix and why I decided to choose it. Related Posts:Two of the best machine learning frameworks for Java…Which framework to generate source code ?Code generation and data generator : the best use […]

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REST Http Client : Feign vs Retrofit 2

13th April 2018 Sylvain Leroy 0

I have been recently writing a new REST/Http client for the amazing APM product ManageEngine AppManager. In this context, I had to choose an efficient framework to build a new HTTP Client. I decided to let Netflix Feign and Retrofit 2 fight in the arena. Update 2020-06 Recently, the things have […]

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How to make a software developer happy ?

4th March 2018 Sylvain Leroy 0

To be or not to be (happy), that’s the question. In this article, I expose some thoughts about what could make a software developer happy in his work. I wrote this article with several targeted audience in mind : Junior developers, Senior Techleads and H&R resources. Related Posts:To rewrite or […]

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Java developer testing toolbox

31st January 2018 Sylvain Leroy 3

An article dealing with Java application and testing frameworks and related libraries. Related Posts:Java In Production : some useful tools for profiling…Test and Data Generation for Java Unit testsBook Review : Java by comparison, how to improve…Loop using lambdas and streams in Java 8 for lazy dudeTwo of the best machine […]

TOP open-source dashboard solutions 2017

23rd December 2017 Sylvain Leroy 1

A Dashboard can be a very efficient communication tool for a team, between managers and business units. It enables an organization around a vision to share common goals. It can also be useful to identify weaknesses in processes and adapt your strategy according to them. Related Posts:The disappointing quest for […]

How Docker is disrupting Legacy IT Companies

23rd December 2017 Sylvain Leroy 3

Thanks to its popularity, Docker has disrupted many companies and blurred the silos between Developers and Operations. In this article, based partially on my own experiences. Related Posts:Stop/Remove All Docker containersHow to do a legacy software migration : a successful… Tags: Application Lifecycle Management, Software, Software Technologies, Technologies

The disappointing quest for an Headless CMS in 2017

23rd December 2017 Sylvain Leroy 2

In 2017, this blog is powered by Hexo.js. However I am looking for a replacement since Hexo.JS is lacking of crucial features. Related Posts:TOP open-source dashboard solutions 2017Quest for a CMS in 2018 : KeystoneJS Feedback Tags: CMS, Software, State of the art, Technologies, Web