api traffic
Application Logging in 2021

Have you ever written a Hello, World! application? In most of these tutorials the first step is to log words to the console. It’s an

envoy in webassembly
Creating Envoy WebAssembly Extensions

In the CNCF ecosystem, Envoy, an open source service proxy developed by Lyft, is a very common choice in service mesh networking. In a previous

api
Choosing an API technology: gRPC, REST, GraphQL

How do you choose an API style and API technology when you start a new project? Today, if you look at API technology research such

kubernetes packet capture
Packet Capture Without “tcpdump” for G...

Every developer knows there are some utilities that are completely indispensable from their workflows. The programmer’s toolbelt, if you will. These toolbelts are usually different

Istio and Speedscale
Announcing Istio integration

Adoption of service meshes like Istio is increasing. As a result, Speedscale has developed a webassembly plugin.  We extended Envoy using Rust, and no changes

service mesh
The Service Mesh Landscape in 2021

The Service Mesh Landscape in 2021 A service mesh is a software infrastructure layer for controlling communication between services and usually tasked with handling all

local kubernetes clusters
Desktop K8S in 2021

For this article we’ll dig into some of the options for Local Kubernetes Clusters if you are developing on a Mac.  When doing microservices development,

k6 grafana acquisition
Performance Tool k6 Acquired by Grafana Labs

There was a big announcement this year at GrafanaCon 2021 that performance testing tool k6 is being aquired by Grafana Labs. It was really exciting

Speedscale Website Screenshot
New Website!

We’re happy to debut our new Speedscale website, highlighting our newest features!  We’ve been busy updating our product UI and decided to showcase some of

atlanta fire award
Finalist for the Atlanta Fire Award!

Speedscale is one of the finalists of the 2021 Atlanta Business Chronicle’s Fire Award!  This award is Atlanta Inno’s premier recognition program, honoring the companies

test in production
Dale Frohman: Should we test in production?

It’s always exciting when your work is recognized! We appreciate that Dale Frohman chose to include us in his most recent blog on LinkedIn –

digital innovator
2021 Digital Innovator Award

Intellyx, the first and only analyst firm dedicated to digital transformation, today announced that Speedscale has joined the inaugural class of their 2021 Digital Innovator

service mock diagram
Feature Spotlight: Service Mocks

Why Mocks? Nowadays APIs are the de facto method of communication between services.  With all the connections points, setting up environments to efficiently build and

gitlab devops
GitLab 2021 DevSecOps Survey Key Findings

For the last several years, GitLab has run a major survey about the trends facing the DevSecOps community. This year over 4,000 people responded to

kubernetes resources
Top 15 Kubernetes Resources

Top 15 Kubernetes Resources While Kubernetes is a very powerful and comprehensive application, it can also be very complicated and confusing to new users. Thankfully,

atlanta startup podcast
Atlanta Startup Podcast

The Atlanta Startup Podcast is the briefing room for the innovation ecosystem, featuring the investors, founders and activators creating the fastest emerging venture capital ecosystem

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Dependency Wrapping, in Go

All but the simplest applications borrow code. You could write everything yourself from just core language features but who has time for that?  Instead you

inhersight DEI
Speedscale DEI Initiatives Recognized by InHerSigh...

Speedscale was recently featured for its diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) inititatives by InHerSight, a firm that uses data to help women find and improve

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