Hello, my name is Bobby. Welcome to my Dev Blog

I am a professional DevOps Engineer with a demonstrated history of working in the internet industry. I am an avid Linux lover and supporter of the open-source movement philosophy.

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Introduction to Docker - Part 2

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IntroductionWelcome to part 2 of my Introduction to Docker blog post series! In part 1 I quickly went through installing docker and what containers are. If you've not read the previous post I encourage you to do so:https://devdojo.com/tutorials/intro...

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Introduction to Docker - Part 1

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IntroductionIt is more likely than not that Docker and containers are going to be part of your IT career in one way or another. In this blog post series I'll cover the following:What are Docker images, containers and Docker HubInstalling Docker on Ub...

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IntroductionDocker is the de facto standard to build and share containerized apps - from desktop to the cloud. You can basically run Docker virtually anywhere from your DigitalOcean Droplet or your Laptop, to your Raspberry Pi at home.Raspberry Pi on...

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IntroductionThere are many ways and tools on how to export or backup your MySQL databases. In my opinion, mysqldump is a great tool to accomplish this task.The mysqldump tool can be used to dump a database or a collection of databases for backup...

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The good and the bad of using Vapor

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Last year Tylor Otwell, the creator of the Laravel PHP framework, made an announcement about the new deployment platform named Laravel Vapor. It was a huge game-changer for the whole PHP/Laravel ecosystem. It allows developers to set u...

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IntroductionRecently I had to setup a Docker Web Interface for one of my Docker hosts so that it could be easier for the rest of my team to check the status of our Docker Containers, restart them in case that they needed to and also go through the co...

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In this tutorial I'll show you how you could horizontally scale up your Laravel application by adding multiple database instances.In case you are not familiar with the term 'horizontal scaling', it simply means that you scale up by adding more machin...

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Bash is a Unix shell, which is a command line interface (CLI) for interacting with an operating system. Any command that you can run from the command line can be used in a bash script. Scripts are used to run a series of commands. Bash is available b...

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NOIA Network - Programmable Internet

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NOIA is a great project that I've been following up on for the past one year. NOIA is the future of internet.NOIA Network utilizes Segment Routing, IPv6 and Distributed Ledger technologies to create a global Software Defined Network (SDN) on the...

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This is an easy step by step guide on how to add a contact from to your Voyager application.PrerequisitesBefore you begin you need to make sure that you have Laravel and Voyager up and running and that you've sorted out your database connection.If yo...

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