Using uWSGI and Consul to design a distributed application

Foreword Let’s say we have to design an application that should span across multiple datacenters while being able to scale as easily as firing up a new vm/container without the need to update any kind of configuration. Facing this kind of challenge is exciting and requires us to address a few key scaffolding points before actually […]

Consul on Gentoo Linux

As a clustering and distributed architecture enthusiast, I’m naturally interested in software providing neat ways to coordinate any kind of state/configuration/you-name-it over a large number of machines. My quest, as many of you I guess, were so far limited to tools like zookeeper (packaged on my overlay but with almost no echo) and doozerd (last commit […]