Do you also feel that spot instance prices have been surging recently? If so, you’re not alone. We have conducted an in-depth analysis of spot instance pricing over the past 12 months, pulling data from every public cloud region for AWS, GCP, and Azure. Our findings provide a fascinating look into the current dynamics of spot instance pricing.
Modern engineering teams continue to expand their use of containers, and today container-based microservice applications are pervasive. Growing container usage is driving organizations to adopt complementary technologies that simplify how they operate their clusters, and this expanding container environment presents organizations with security challenges.
Kubernetes is ubiquitous in container orchestration, and its popularity has yet to weaken. This does, however, not mean that evolution in the container orchestration space is at a stand-still. This blog will put forward some arguments for why Kubernetes users, and developers, in particular, should look beyond the traditional Kubernetes we have learned over the past few years to paradigms that may be better suited for cloud-native applications.
Outage shows how Amazon's complex cloud makes backup plans difficult
Major companies using Amazon.com's data services got a painful lesson this week about how the complexity and market dominance of the company's cloud unit make it difficult to back up their data with other providers, analysts and experts told Reuters.
WebRTC (Web Real-Time Communication) is a free, open-source project providing web browsers and mobile applications with real-time communication (RTC) via simple application programming interfaces (APIs)
One of the most common questions we hear from our readers is: “How much does it cost to build a website?” We’re here to answer that question, and to help you put your money where it matters.
After 10 years of reviewing everything from web builders to hosting providers, you can bet we’ve made all the usual mistakes – meaning we can help you avoid them first-time!
The new release focuses on improvements of .NET Core 3.1: smaller single-file applications, support for Windows ARM64, and more capable JsonSerializer APIs are among the key features of .NET 5, along with many considerable performance improvements
Before the coronavirus pandemic, video conferencing was a niche tool for road warriors and a relatively small population of full-time remote workers. Today, it’s a fact of everyday life for millions of people.
In 2020, there were more than 1.2 billions biometric travel document (e-passport) in circulation. Biometrics provides irrefutable evidence of the link between the passport and its holder in border controls. Face recognition is the most natural means of biometric identification as it does not require any contact with the person. Thus ensuring quality face biometric enrollment is top priority for accurate recognition