Pydantic Puzzlers II

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Pydantic is a library to validate JSON documents and converts them into Python objects, based on Python Type Annotations. It works really well, it is easy to use, it supports everything we can possibly expect it to support and saves us a ton of effort. However, there a few less intuitive aspects to it, which […]

Monitoring screen

Performance Monitoring

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In the 2019.2 release, we added built-in performance monitoring to the Inmanta Service Orchestrator. This post explains a bit about the why, what and how. Why performance monitoring? For both operators (who run the software) and developers (who make the software), in-app performance monitoring is important to keep track of application health. If an API […]

Pydantic Puzzlers

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Pydantic is a library to validate JSON documents and convert them into Python objects, based on Python Type Annotations. It works really well, it is easy to use, it supports everything we can possibly expect it to support and saves us a ton of effort. I’ve only started using it recently, but I love it. […]

Open-source Release 2019.2

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We have just released open-source version 2019.2 of the Inmanta Orchestrator. The big change in this release is the switch from MongoDB to PostgreSQL. When upgrading to 2019.2, please consult the documentation. By moving to PostgreSQL, we have roughly doubled the deployment performance. A second big improvement is that the orchestrator can now report performance […]