HackKRK is back! Searchvana

In today’s world knowledge is abundant but wisdom is scarce. Can you find wisdom in ancient texts? Can you do it faster than the competition? If you’re into backend engineering, the hackathon will be an opportunity to pursue true wisdom with other skilled and like-minded engineers. It’s been a while since our last gathering and…

Terraform @ Base

How it all started A few months back we’ve been struggling with a migration of some of our Elasticsearch clusters to Amazon Elasticsearch Service. One part of the project was to have a neat way of setting up, configuring and maintaining this managed infrastructure part, including its side-cars and utilities. So far we’ve been using…

The ‘what’ of writing tests

In the previous post (The ‘why’ of writing tests) of this series I talked about my motivation behind creating automated tests and how I learned to appreciate them as a productivity tool. That explained why I write them. Today I want to share what I cover with tests. Let’s Recap Let me briefly summarize the…