AVIF for Next-Generation Image Coding

By Aditya Mavlankar, Jan De Cock¹, Cyril Concolato, Kyle Swanson, Anush Moorthy and Anne Aaron TL; DR We need an alternative to JPEG that a) is widely supported, b) has better compression efficiency and c) has a wider feature set. We believe AV1 Image File Format (AVIF) has the potential. Using Read more…

Application Feature Toggles with HashiCorp Consul

Feature toggles (also known as feature flags) conditionally deliver application features to users. We previously discussed feature toggling of HashiCorp Terraform resources to mitigate the impact of production infrastructure changes. In this post, we demonstrate how to manage application feature toggles when using HashiCorp Consul and consul-template. In applications, we Read more…

Chef vs Puppet vs Ansible

Chef vs Puppet vs Ansible comparison is important to identify the ideal configuration management tool for specific projects. Let’s dive deep to understand the differences between Chef, Puppet, and Ansible! The importance of DevOps in the modern IT landscape is unquestionable. DevOps provides various components that should work together to Read more…

Chef vs Puppet vs Ansible

Chef vs Puppet vs Ansible comparison is important to identify the ideal configuration management tool for specific projects. Let’s dive deep to understand the differences between Chef, Puppet, and Ansible! The importance of DevOps in the modern IT landscape is unquestionable. DevOps provides various components that should work together to Read more…

Chef vs Puppet vs Ansible

Chef vs Puppet vs Ansible comparison is important to identify the ideal configuration management tool for specific projects. Let’s dive deep to understand the differences between Chef, Puppet, and Ansible! The importance of DevOps in the modern IT landscape is unquestionable. DevOps provides various components that should work together to Read more…