Ramblings on programming and software design

December 10, 2017

Bootstrapping Jasypt

Recently, one of my juniors was facing an issue with encrypted passwords in Spring config server. This post is to discuss about that issue and how the issue was resolved.

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December 03, 2017

The Mystery of Eureka self-preservation

Eureka is an AP system in terms of CAP theorem which in turn makes the information in the registry inconsistent between the servers of a zone, during a network partition. The self-preservation feature is an effort to minimize this inconsistency.

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December 01, 2017

The Mystery of Eureka Health Monitoring

Even though I’m fairly experienced with designing and configuring systems with health monitoring, when I first started configuring Eureka health-checks, I had to put some considerable effort to find out answers to a few why and when questions. This post is to complement the Spring Cloud Netflix Eureka documentation on...

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