Getting Started with Open Source Probo.CI

By mrbagnall | 11th August 2017

Of the many challenges we face as software developers, getting our code through the code review and QA/regression testing process is often one of the more challenging. Moving and copying assets and databases between production, development and staging environments can be tedious, time consuming, and not always successful.

One of the newer tools to come out to help in this sphere of continuous integration and collaboration is Probo. Its singular purpose is to bridge the gap between branches of code to allow you to test specific instances of change within your repository.

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Secure SOLR, Apache, Docker & Proxy Directories

By mrbagnall | 29th May 2017

I'm going to straight up admit that I am not a SOLR expert from a system administration standpoint. As such, I have a lot to learn about various configurations and setup options for getting SOLR working in different ways.

 

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When Your Ship Comes In (Drupal 7/Docker)

By mrbagnall | 21st May 2017

When it comes to managing your cargo, it's hard go wrong with Docker. In fact when done properly, Docker and Drupal can be a formidable partnership for development and functionality. It can also bridge knowledge limitations presented by different technologies and your familiarity with them. Here I demonstrate a running log of how I implement Drupal with Docker containers for deployment. And provide a skeleton for you to do the same.

 

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