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Istio: Part 4 – Introduction to Containerization

In my previous article I provided a high level overview of the differences between Microservices and Monoliths. In this article I do the same, but for containerization. We are slowly reaching the point of my Istio blog series where we finally start working with Istio itself. Following this article will be one […]

Docker Containerization

Istio Grafana Dashboard

Istio: Part 2 – Surviving the Documentation

It’s been just over a week since I blogged my first Istio article: Part 1 – The Journey Begins. It’s unreal how much I now know about containerization and deployments versus a few days ago. It’s definitely been an interesting week. Skills required to take on Istio When I first looked at the documentation, […]


Recipe for becoming an ultimate programmer

I find myself completely immersed in what’s possible with technology and the direction it’s taking. In the last few months alone I’ve become proficient in various platforms, frameworks, libraries and strategies, yet when I look at what I still need to learn and gain experience on, it frightens me to my […]

Awesome Computer Desk

IBM Bluemix and Node.js Battle – Part 3: I Stand Bleeding Code

Welcome to Part 3 of my IBM Bluemix and Node.js Battle blog series. Here you’ll learn valuable lessons from my experience taking on the first 2 challenges. In Part 1 and Part 2, I introduced you to the competition and took you through the necessary preparations to get to the point […]

IBM Bluemix and Node JS Battle

IBM Connect 2016 - The Hilton - Orlando Florida

Join John Jardin at IBM Connect for some techie awesomeness

  John Jardin will be presenting 2 sessions at IBM Connect at the end of January 2016. The event will be held at The Hilton hotel in Orlando Florida and will take place from the 31st January to the 3rd February. Session 1 – Optimus XPages: An Explosion of Techniques […]