PKI is needed for micro-services

Hello! Today I want to explain why I think that for a proper micro-service software a PKI is needed. First the problem: when you have a network application you need a way to authenticate one service to another… Read More

The magic of ~/.ssh/config

Hi, today I want to talk about the ~/.ssh/config file. First thing about this magic file: if you are using ssh you must have this file, this is a fact. For example, i use git with ssh, because… Read More

Micro-services are only half the picture

Hello, today I want to expose my my thoughts about the general hype for micro-services. The first objection that one can move against this approach is that it does not really solve the problem of having the maintainable… Read More

SSH and complex configs

Hi! Today I want to talk about the .ssh/config file, for who don’t knows about it is the configuration file for SSH to customize options to connect with SSH. The issue with this file is: it don’t supports… Read More

“Once you stop learning you start dying”

Hi! The quote “once you stop learning you start dying” is from Albert Einstein and I’d love to explain why he was right. In the first place, Since I was 10 years old I started my journey in… Read More

Ansible automation tool

Hi! This days I’m working to improve my skils about prepare, test and deploy complex IT systems like mail servers or database cluster. To acomplish this I started using ansible to speed up the operation. With ansible is… Read More

I’m in the GARR Workshop 2016

Hi everyone! Today I’m at the GARR Workshop 2016, happening within the CNR headquarters in Rome, and I just presented to the audience how in WikiToLearn we work to develop our project in all tech stuff. I was… Read More

WikiToLearn 0.7 relased!

Hi! Yesterday was a good day, in some ways. WikiToLearn 0.7 was relased with the new WikiToLearnHome env. The process was not easy as i hoped but at the end of the day we got the new system… Read More

“I would like to change the way”

Hi, today (2 days after the end of the Sprint) I’d like to talk about what happended last week at CERN. The goal of the Sprint was the operation1000, this means that we had to re-think about our… Read More

Hug the LHC

Hi, today at CERN we went to the CMS to understand how the big scientists have found the Higgs boson and to see the greatest machines operating in that location. We visited the CMS experiment and it was… Read More