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Fastest Messaging Queue: IronMQ is 10x Faster Than RabbitMQ

By Dylan Stamat | November 14, 2020

We wrote IronMQ from the ground up as a cloud-agnostic message queue service with a focus on performance and easy deployment and management. Since…

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email and sms notifications

Parallel Asynchronous Processing: Emails & SMS Notifications Best Practices

By Dylan Stamat | November 13, 2020

Emails, texts, and other notifications are critical for engaging with customers. No matter what form they take – alerts, daily…

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REST API

What Is REST API?

By Nick | November 13, 2020

The term REST refers to a type of software architecture. It is an acronym for REpresentational State Transfer. Within the software development world, when REST architecture…

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RabbitMQ

What is RabbitMQ?

By Nick | November 12, 2020

Software applications can be connected and scaled using message queues. They make it possible for asynchronous communication to happen between two…

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Kubernetes

What is Kubernetes? Business Container Management

By Nick | October 30, 2020

App development and deployment is an ever-evolving and highly competitive industry. These days, that means looking at ways to ensure…

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Command Line Interface

Pros and Cons of a Command-Line Interface

By Nick | October 30, 2020

Often referred to as a character user interface, a command language interpreter, or a console user interface, a command-line interface…

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command line interface

What is command line interface (CLI)? CLI Basics and Docker CLI

By Nick | October 30, 2020

CLI stands for Command Line Interface, although it may sometimes be short for Command Line Interpreter or Command Line Input.…

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Cron Jobs

How to Run Cron Jobs Every 5 Minutes, 10 Minutes, or 15 Minutes

By Nick | October 29, 2020

In the fast-paced world of the internet age, everyone knows that efficiency is key. One way for you to increase…

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DevOps, Containers, and the Cloud: The Evolution of Information Technology

By Nick | October 18, 2020

In 2020, the cloud reigns supreme, containers make app deployment as easy as ever, and developers work directly with operators.…

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History of Information Technology

How the History of IT Has Changed Over the Years – And Will Keep Changing

By Nick | October 17, 2020

Over the last half-century, we’ve seen the advent, rise, and evolution of IT in response to technological and social changes.…

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Infrastructure as a Service

What is IaaS (Infrastructure as a Service)?

By Nick | October 17, 2020

As digitalization continues to disrupt industry after industry, the “everything-as-a-service” business model is one of the most important shifts. By reducing the…

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PaaS Platform as a Service

What is PaaS (Platform as a Service)?

By Nick | October 3, 2020

One of the most prominent technology trends during the last decade is the rise of the “everything-as-a-service” business model. PaaS (Platform-as-a-Service) belongs…

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