Coding Nagger

My name is Jean-Dominique Nguele and this is a place where I share my thoughts, whether it is IT related or not.

Experiences

Merging code before validating it through CI…

…is wrong. Thanks for joining my TED talk. Continuous integration is such a beautiful tool. Making sure that whatever change you implement does not break the software you’re contributing to. For more complex systems it even ensures you don’t break…

AWS Solutions Architect Associate in 10 days

On August 20th after a chat with my lead, I decided to practice to take on the AWS Solutions Architect Associate exam. I spent the rest of the afternoon discussing with some colleagues and looking up resources to get started….

Python is what I set myself to learn 46 days ago

As a software enthusiast I like to think we should strive not only for improvement but constant curiosity. Curiosity not only helps broaden our mind but also challenge potentially misplaced preconceptions. Preconceptions such as C# is the superior language, which…

Action your life and just jump into it!

You may be wondering why I have not written over the past five months or maybe forgot all about me and my blog. First things first, I confirm that this is not due to a pack of angry developers sending…

Slow CI: real problem or easy excuse for developers?

When you write software, you can end up in a place where your continuous integration takes too long to execute. For most of the post I will write CI because it’s faster to type. Also it makes your read slightly…