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Jeff Vincent

Orka Plugins Rundown: Part 2

These three plugins are the most recent additions to Orka, and have all been greeted warmly by folks who are using them already. Check out how Orka integrates with your CI pipeline (part 2).

February 2020
February 2020

Orka Plugins Rundown: Part 1

With Orka’s simple CLI and our growing library of plugins and integrations, ease-of-use is central to our targeted user experience. In short, Orka is a tool for everyone.

January 2020
February 2020

How to Connect Storage for Ephemeral Build Testing

Leveraging ephemeral builds as part of your CI pipeline greatly improves consistency, scalability, and ease of updating. In this post, learn how to connect your build server to shared storage.

January 2020
January 2020

YAML for the People: A Human Readable Primer

If you haven’t yet heard much about YAML, it – very much like JSON or XML – is just a way of representing structured data. Learn more in this beginner's guide.

January 2020
January 2020

Automate Your CI With These 3 Powerful Tools in 2020

Is CI automation on your team's wishlist for 2020? Check out this piece for three must-have tools before getting started.

December 2019
December 2019

Put Your Things Away with MacStadium’s Five Storage Options

With one or more of our five storage solutions your team will be ready and able to focus on the work at hand. We break them down in this piece.

December 2019
December 2019

Native vs. React Native for iOS: A Smorgasbord for Thought

A collection of our favorite resources based on specific use cases to help you make a well informed choice as to which route to take in the creation of your next application.

November 2019
December 2019

Selecting a Scalable CI Pipeline for macOS

Your company is growing and there are many factors contributing to the need for a more efficient CI infrastructure. Learn how MacStadium can aid in the transition to an infrastructure that can support a product at scale.

November 2019
December 2019

Top 5 Signs It's Time to Upgrade Your Mac CI Build Infrastructure

Is your homegrown Mac mini build farm keeping pace with your organizational growth? If you're not sure, the MacStadium team has put together the top five signs it's time to make a change for the better.

September 2019
December 2019

Check Out Our New Site-to-Site Networking Docs

We have recently expanded our Mac private cloud Site-to-Site Networking documentation to include specific setup instructions.

September 2019
December 2019

MacStadium + Ansible are Making Life Easier for DevOps Teams

Provisioning your Mac cloud virtual machines for macOS and iOS CI just got easier. MacStadium engineers have put together some example Ansible scripts for provisioning your CI build environment.

May 2019
December 2019