cloud testing
Cloud Testing at Facebook

At Speedscale, we are on the cutting edge of defining autonomous testing for the cloud era.  However, we aren’t the only company trying to solve

Chick-fil-a kubernetes gitops
Kubernetes GitOps at Scale from Chick-fil-A

Matt and I are out in Los Angeles this week for KubeCon 2021 this week. At the GitOpsCon event Tuesday we were excited to attend

Looking forward to KubeCon

KubeCon + CloudNativeCon North America is just around the corner. I’ve been looking forward to this event for a long time, especially since 2020 was

speedscale vs locust
Speedscale & Locust: Comparing Performance Te...

Picking the right performance testing tool can be a challenge. What should you look for and what is important? Performance testing is a phrase many

Intellyx Brain Candy Brief

Speedscale was featured by Intellyx in a Brain Candy Brief on our new Traffic Viewer Software Release launched earlier this month. Below is a repost

API Dependency Map
Feature Spotlight: API Dependency Graph

As APIs become more complex, it can be easy to accidentally break connections. To prevent this, Speedscale can automatically detect and make you aware of

API Traffic Viewer
Speedscale Announces New Software Release: Traffic...

We are excited to announce a new global release of our software with unique API visibility features to help organizations discover problems with their cloud

api traffic
Application Logging in 2021

Have you ever written a Hello, World! application? In most of these tutorials the first step is to log words to the console. It’s an

envoy in webassembly
Creating Envoy WebAssembly Extensions

In the CNCF ecosystem, Envoy, an open source service proxy developed by Lyft, is a very common choice in service mesh networking. In a previous

kubernetes packet capture
Packet Capture Without “tcpdump” for G...

Every developer knows there are some utilities that are completely indispensable from their workflows. The programmer’s toolbelt, if you will. These toolbelts are usually different

Istio and Speedscale
Announcing Istio integration

Adoption of service meshes like Istio is increasing. As a result, Speedscale has developed a webassembly plugin.  We extended Envoy using Rust, and no changes

service mesh
The Service Mesh Landscape in 2021

A service mesh is a software infrastructure layer for controlling communication between services and usually tasked with handling all the network logic required to make

local kubernetes clusters
Desktop K8S in 2021

For this article we’ll dig into some of the options for Local Kubernetes Clusters if you are developing on a Mac.  When doing microservices development,

service mock diagram
Feature Spotlight: Service Mocks

Why Mocks? Nowadays APIs are the de facto method of communication between services.  With all the connections points, setting up environments to efficiently build and

gitlab devops
GitLab 2021 DevSecOps Survey Key Findings

For the last several years, GitLab has run a major survey about the trends facing the DevSecOps community. This year over 4,000 people responded to

kubernetes resources
Top 15 Kubernetes Resources

While Kubernetes is a very powerful and comprehensive application, it can also be very complicated and confusing to new users. Thankfully, the community is great

root cause analysis
Replay Single Transactions for Root Cause Analysis

Speedscale was built primarily to provide engineering teams with better insight into their applications over time, replaying single transactions for root cause analysis that give

Software Engineering Daily Podcast

Podcast Source: Speedscale: Automated Testing with Ken Ahrens and Matt LeRay Large portions of software development budgets are dedicated for testing code. A new component

Longer-Log

Stress test your APIs with real world scenarios.  Collect and replay traffic without scripting.

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