My Alibaba Cloud Story

Last week, as part of being part of the Alibaba Cloud MVP family, I had the opportunity to enjoy  a phone interview with James Fitzgerald, a passionate of cloud computing San Franciscan who currently works as Global Cloud Training Specialist at Alibaba’s HQ in Hangzhou, totally a cloud “evangelist” as is said nowadays. After the chat, […]


QS-2008 Pick And Place Vacuum Pump

I got this pick-and-place machine from eBay last week and, since I can’t find any disassembly page for it online, I make it. The post will be just images, as they speaks for themselves and the whole point of this post is to expose its guts to the public =) As you can see, it […]




Going Serverless with Alibaba Cloud [Meetup]

Introduction to Alibaba Cloud’s Serverless platform and discussion of different use-cases. Hear how to leverage the Serverless platform to create the next-gen applications. 5.30pm – 5.45pm Welcome and Networking 5.45pm – 6.45pm Introduction to Serverless Platform, Demo 6.45pm – ~ Networking over Pizza and drinks after the Meetup   Going Serverless with Alibaba Cloud Friday, […]



Being an Alibaba Cloud MVP

What is the MVP Program? According to Alibaba Cloud (阿里云) website, the MVP program is “a program to reward community leaders that are devoted to helping others fully understand and use Alibaba Cloud technologies“. Anyone can apply to be MVP, the decision will come after evaluating every applicant under some criteria I’ll explain you in […]




Introduction to Alibaba Cloud and Devops tools [Meetup]

Our first Meetup in Brisbane! What is Alibaba Cloud? What are the differences with other providers? Get answer for all this questions and more in our first introductory event where we will review the Official DevOps tools available from Alibaba Cloud like Git repository, Docker registry, Swarm, Kubernetes, Terraform or Packer.   – Hands On […]




Deploying and Best Practices with Alibaba Cloud

With this How-To I want to talk about Best Practices using Alibaba Cloud (阿里云) deploying a new website/webapp to their infrastructure, also covering the implementation of the maintenance. The article is going to focus on the deployment from a pure DevOps perspective, as Alibaba Cloud (阿里云) is a platform with all the potential for you to […]



Docker Image cleaning easy automation with cron

Docker makes it easy to ship your applications and services in containers so you can run them anywhere. The more you work with Docker it’s also easy to accumulate a huge number of unused images, containers, and data volumes in your filesystem that clutter the output and consume a lot of precious disk space. Docker, […]