August Edition, Sydney Serverless [Meetup]

Software Engineering

Alibaba Cloud have kindly invited us to their Castlereagh Street offices in between Martin Place and Wynyard stations. 1st speaker: Ben Dechrai, Auth0 A token walks into a SPA Securing SPAs isn’t as straight forward as a traditional web application. The code is there for all to see. Cookies and local storage aren’t 100% safe. […]


SSH Tunnelling With Alibaba Cloud To Expose A Local Environment

Software Engineering

What we want to solve with this tutorial? The problem we want to solve with this article is a very recurrent one. That one that appears when you are developing a website in your local machine, but your client wants to see the progress as you work. The classic approach is to start an ECS […]



How I built a serverless SaaS product on Alibaba Cloud

Software Engineering

Cirrus Audit Panel is a multicloud resource optimisation SaaS platform targeted to SME businesses (investors welcomed). It aims to help IT professionals deal with multiple cloud providers and accounts at the same time, all without worrying too much about the technical jargon. You can see how a Virtual Machine performs and costs within seconds, no […]


Using Aliyun Fun with Function Compute

Software Engineering

This GitHub repository is been created to help you understand how to easily deal with emails when working on serverless architectures on Alibaba Cloud Function Compute. We make use of nodejs8 runtime and the official SendinBlue API wrapper sendinblue-api. To orchestrate all, we leverage fun, an amazing tool made by Alibaba Cloud that helps you form serverless […]




Building Highly Scalable Marketing Campaigns With Alibaba Cloud

Software Engineering

Alibaba Cloud (阿里云) is certainly becoming an obvious place where growing organisations are migrating their websites and campaigns to the cloud. This is helping them seeing a lot more prosperity in their operations. Thanks to their fantastic stack made of Apsara (Operating System), hardware and unique products, expect anything running there smoothly. Today, I’m going […]


IoT with Alibaba Cloud [Meetup]

Personal

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



Alibaba Cloud Academy Certifications

Software Engineering

Alibaba Cloud Academy is the certification and training department of Alibaba Cloud (阿里云). There you can learn from Alibaba Cloud experts, improve your skills and knowledge. All training courses are taught by qualified Alibaba Cloud experts providing a professional learning experience. With continuously updated training, these courses allow you to deepen your cloud expertise and keep […]


My Alibaba Cloud Story

Personal

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

Electronics

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 […]