Welcome to the 135th edition of #ThisWeekInDevOps !
This blog aims to keep you up to date with the latest news from the world of DevOps.
Grace Mollison presents the best practices for managing account keys in GCP application environments.
Neal Cardwell, Yuchung Cheng, C. Stephen Gunn, Soheil Hassas Yeganeh, Van Jacobson and Amin Vahdat announce that a new TCP congestion control algorithm, BBR, is available in GCP. BBR (Bottleneck Bandwith and Round-trip propagation time) tackles congestion control by using measurements from network's delivery rate and round-trip time to control how fast the data is sent and how much data is allowed to be in the network at a time for a given connection.
Guocheng Xie and Yanjun Huang blog about why and how they built a custom prediction system for Uber on top of the ELK stack. In the article, they also share the best practices and lessons learned from working with Elasticsearch.
Github releases Soft U2F a software U2F authenticator for macOS.
Bryan Payne talks about BLESS: Netflix's open source SSH Certificate Authority that runs as an AWS Lambda function. He goes on to explain how BLESS works, how we can start using it, and what BLESS architecture is running in the production at Netflix.
Matthew Barlocker wrote a series in Golang Pros and Cons for DevOps
HashiCorp Consul 0.9 | This release includes:
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Also if you are interested in the latest Scala news you can check Petr's blog post: This week in #Scala 24/07/2017.
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