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Posts from: May 2016

Internet access in Cuba

I have just returned from a fascinating holiday to Cuba, spending time in bustling Havana and the beautiful, scenic Viñales valley to the west. I've been wanting to visit the island for some years. "Go now because Cuba is changing," or so we hear. There is the pervasive idea that one should get to the …
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Reduce Docker image sizes using Alpine

Here at Sandtable we love Docker because it makes our infrastructure so easy to deploy. However, it’s not great when you have 2GB Docker images that must be pushed and pulled over the network... We noticed that Docker is now offering smaller images based on the security-oriented, lightweight Alpine Linux distribution. Images based on Alpine can …
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