Testing the microservices. Our approach to API testing.

Testing microservices versus testing monoliths There are numerous advantages of using microservices over the monolithic application structure. Microservices, though, unlike monoliths don’t have the established development patterns. A lot of problems are still unsolved and we yet to witness the emergence of de-facto standards of “the microservices way” of development. Testing is not an exception. … Continued

Caveats of running Mesos cluster in Docker containers

The Problem In our efforts to simplify and speed-up the MiniMesos Testing Framework, we decided to move away from a Docker-in-Docker implementation to one where each node ran in their own containers. We thought running each node in their own container was the right way to run a local Mesos cluster. We assumed that it would increase transparency, simplicity and speed of … Continued