Alex Ellis Alex Ellis

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I help companies on their Cloud Native journey, to create leading content, and to build enduring community.

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Learn Serverless with my new eBook and video workshop

Serverless For Everyone Else eBook

"Serverless For Everyone Else" is a complete guide to self-hosting open-source serverless functions. Understand what you can use it for through practical exercises and examples. This eBook is both mini-course and a reference guide.

  • Learn how to deploy and self-host functions on any cloud, computer, or Raspberry Pi.
  • Understand practical use-cases for functions
  • Learn through examples in JavaScript and Node.js
  • Work with databases, secrets and remote APIs.
  • Setup your own CI/CD with GitHub Actions.

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My premium content portal where you can learn Golang, download my Raspberry Pi workshop, and get discounted 1:1 mentoring and coaching.
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Technical Blog

Technical writing on: OSS, Go, Serverless, Linux, Kubernetes, Docker & Raspberry Pi.
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Bootstrap multi-node or HA k3s clusters with a simple install and join command over SSH.

arkade - Open Source Marketplace

Discover apps for your Kubernetes cluster with a developer-friendly experience. Contribute, use it locally, or with any cloud.

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