Setting up Minikube and Istio service mesh on your computer

Minikube is a tool that makes it easy to run Kubernetes locally. Here is the list of resources that will help you to set up Minikube on your machine along with Istio and other tools.

To Install:

Install Minikube : Istio:

The above resources will help you to set up the Minikube on your machine.

I often run into issues with minikube instance that runs on on my macOS and then look around for  options to delete the faulty instance. Finally, I decided to note it down somewhere for quick access ;)

To Unistall Minikube:

$ minikube delete $ brew cask uninstall minikube $ rm -rf /usr/local/bin/minikube $ rm -rf ~/.minikube .kube

Here is the quick summary of all commands for installing Minikube and Istio on macOS

Install Minikube

$ brew cask install minikube
$ minikube start --memory=16384 --cpus=4 --…

Security Measures for Your Single Page Application

Building a secured application is always a puzzle for many of us. This is so true when you  need to secure a Single Page Java Web application where many things are happening on the browser which is not in your control.  This post discusses this problem along with some of the popular preventive measures available today to secure your  single page web application.

What is Single Page Application?

In earlier days web browsers were not  really powerful as we see them today.  We used to build web applications by moving most of the processing logic to the server, leaving browser as a simple mean to render the DOM returned by server. Simple user action like clicking a button, scrolling page were all handled on server. Over a period browsers became more rich in terms of functionalities and we have witnessed JavaScript emerging as powerful scripting language.

A single-page application (SPA) is a web application that interacts with the user by dynamically rewriting the current page rather than …

The Top 50 Tools of 2018

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