Mauro Morales

software developer

Blog

  • My Plans for FOSDEM 2023

    FOSDEM 2023 is just around the corner, and I’m very excited. This will be my first in-person tech conference since before the pandemic. My last talk in FOSDEM was back in 2016, so I’m very much looking forward to the presentation I will give on Sunday. There are many talks that I’m interested in listening…

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  • Deploying a Go Microservice in Kubernetes

    Most of my experience with web applications is with monoliths deployed to a PaaS or using configuration management tools to traditional servers. Last week, I submerged myself in a different paradigm, the one of microservices. In this post, I’m going to share what I learned by deploying a Go application on top of Kubernetes. To…

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  • Introductory Course to Kubernetes on Edge with K3s

    There’s a lot I need to learn for the new project I’m working on. Finding information is not really the problem, there’s quite a lot out there, what is hard is to filter through all the information you might not need and connecting the dots to have a clear perspective on your mind. I found…

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  • It’s Kairos Time

    I’m excited to announce that I joined Spectro Cloud. I’ll be part of the team building Kairos, the immutable Linux meta-distribution for edge Kubernetes. Ok, a lot to unpack there, and I’m still very new to it, so I have numerous questions myself, but for my own sake, I will unwrap it: For as long…

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  • The Maintenance Price Tag

    When adding new features to a software product, we tend to plan them by the value they bring versus the cost of development. However, it’s critical to consider that they also come with a maintenance price tag attached to them. Ignoring this cost, can affect the user experience, cause a system crash and/or make it…

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