DevOps : Building a Python virtual environment

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When embarking on a devOps journey, getting a consistent development environment is the key. In this post, I show how to setup a virtual environment and install the correct libraries necessary for a project.

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Better notes with Markdown and SublimeText!

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Learn why Markdown is a good for taking notes during trainings and meetings and plugins for Sublime Text2+Markdown integration. It's very good for converting to blog posts with Github pages as well.

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Notes from "Akamai Connector For Varnish" training

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Akamai and Varnish are launching a new solution called Akamai Connector For Varnish. Here's how to setup and work with Varnish.

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Synthetic Testing and with WPT and Jenkins

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Webpagetest is very good for monitoring website performance. By using Jenkins to run synthetic tests on WPT, it is possible to build a decent solution for automated performance monitoring and validating your performance budget.

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AWS Summit - SFO - Day-2 Notes from Keynote and Fireside chat

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AWS Summit - SFO - Day - 1 Notes

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Wordpress.com vs Github Pages Performance compared

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Wordpress.com gets a lot of attention about its bloat and slowness. While moving to Github pages, I ran a comparison and wanted to show the magnitude of difference across the 2 platforms.

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Perceptual SpeedIndex - What, Why and is it necessary?

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Recently a paper was released about perceived performance around a new metric called SpeedPerception. Although interesting, it does not appear to be practical like SpeedIndex, TTFB or other metrics.

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