Sara Villanueva

What is platform engineering?

What is platform engineering?

What is Platform Engineering? It is one of those terms that suddenly start to pop up in every tech article and job offer, and you can’t help but look at it suspiciously. Is it a new trend that will be forgotten in two weeks? Is it a new name for the same old DevOps...

Benefits of an Internal Development Platform

Benefits of an Internal Development Platform

When we talk about developer autonomy, cloud-native has brought a new era to app development, allowing dev teams to become independent from the SysAdmin team and provision the resources they need whenever they need. But, while it certainly is an improvement regarding...

Environments in Napptive

Environments in Napptive

Before we dwell into what are environments in Napptive, let's clarify the usual definition in software development: An Environment is usually understood as a delimited set of resources to deploy an application. The most common examples are production, staging, and...

The State of Cloud-Native Development

The State of Cloud-Native Development

Are you thinking of investing in cloud-native software development, but you're not entirely sure if it is just a trend that will fade away next year? Maybe you want to enter this realm, but don't know if you'll find a big enough community on the other side. Or you...

10 Best practices for cloud-native app development

10 Best practices for cloud-native app development

Cloud-native app development is quickly becoming the new standard; more often than not, its incorporation into companies that already have established development systems in place can become challenging.  Being a new paradigm, it requires a reframing of many concepts...

Clusters Vs Namespaces

Clusters Vs Namespaces

When developing cloud-native apps, isolation is a must. It is therefore key to understand the differences between clusters vs namespaces.  The different services running in each cluster must have their own private space, so their code and the information they keep are...

Why cloud-native app development?

Why cloud-native app development?

You are probably asking yourself, why cloud-native app development? Most likely, your company has a traditional approach to app development, where every quarter (if the team is diligent) the apps are upgraded with the feedback the clients offer. This approach has been...