Top tips to improve JavaScript performance for faster websites

Performance is one of the most important concerns when developing an application. All software developers should monitor and improve performance in every layer of the application. From the database to the server-side language, there are plenty of opportunities for performance issues to arise, and the front end is certainly no exception. So that’s why today we’re talking about JavaScript performance and how to improve it.

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Kubernetes Rolling Update Configuration

Deployment controllers are a type of Pod controller in Kubernetes. They provide fine-grained control over how its pods are configured, how updates are performed, how many pods should run, and when pods should be terminated. There are many resources available for how to configure basic deployments, but it can be difficult to understand how each option impacts how rolling updates are performed.


Why use a virtual machine?

Virtual machines are software computers that operate like physical computers. But why are they all the rage in the DevOps world? Why use a virtual machine? Although servers and virtual machines are similar, they differ because virtual machines don’t have a 1:1 relationship to the hardware. What’s beneficial about virtual machines is that they even have their own virtual hardware devices, and they allow applications to run on different operating systems within the same computer.


What is a Data Dead Zone?

Being protected in the digital age means having access to all your data and using it to detect intruders and crashes immediately when they happen. But some traditional solutions fail to give access data until minutes after it comes in and may charge you too much to capture all of your data. If you’re using one of these, you may be trapped in a Data Dead Zone — a place where you don’t have all the data you need to answer your business or security questions.

The Best Resources for Learning Kubernetes

Kubernetes is the world’s leading container orchestration platform. Its cloud agnostic status enables you to manage your workloads with ease, whether they reside in the cloud or on-premises. It has reduced the necessity of being locked into services provided by a cloud provider as well as the need for an entire operations team to manage large workloads on-premises on virtualization platforms.


SaltStack SecOps Wins SC Award for Best Risk / Policy Management Solution at RSAC 2020

SAN FRANCISCO – February 26, 2020 – SaltStack®, the creators of intelligent automation software for security operations teams, today announced SaltStack SecOps was recognized as the 2020 SC Awards Trust Award winner in the Best Risk / Policy Management Solution category at RSA Conference 2020.


Three ways to debug IIS web server failures using logs

Unresponsive and slow pages are both terrible for any website. Even with the best user interface (UI), unresponsive and slow pages negatively affect the customer experience and the brand's reputation. Research from the Nielsen Norman Group has determined that the average user will leave a site after about 10 seconds of waiting for a page to load. If your page takes longer than a few seconds to load, it's time you check your IIS server logs.


How to monitor kube-controller-manager

Monitoring kube-controller-manager is important, as it is a main component of Kubernetes control plane. Kube-controller-manager runs in master nodes and it takes care of the different controller processes. These controllers watch the status of the different services deployed through the API and take corrective actions in case real and desired status don’t match.


A New Integration between Sumo Logic and ARIA Cybersecurity Solutions

When thinking about many of the worst data breaches we’ve seen so far (Equifax, CapitalOne, Target, Home Depot, and more), there was one common element: The attacks were not detected while they were active on the internal networks. It’s easy to think of the internal network as what’s onsite and directly in control.


5 Customer Success Metrics That Impact Your Business Performance

Do you know how satisfied your customers are with your service? Well, if you feel that customer success metrics is mere numbers, think again! In reality, customer success metrics largely depends on the company mindset and culture. But, how do you measure how well your business is doing? Or how successful your customer support efforts are? Of course, by creating customer lifetime value. Believe it or not your business health score increasingly depends on the productivity of your customer support team.