Implementing a CICD pipeline for the VotingApp

Implementing a CICD pipeline for the VotingApp

This is the fourth part in a series focused on teaching the fundamentals of building and developing applications using Acorn. In the previous step we introduced Acorn development mode, a feature which allows to develop an application in an interactive and iterative...
Constraining Memory in Acorn

Constraining Memory in Acorn

In our most recent update of Acorn, v0.5.0, we added the ability to constrain memory. This is a great way of defining how much memory you would like allocated to your application. Constraining the amount of resources is an important concept for administrators of an...
Getting Started with Acorn Workshop

Getting Started with Acorn Workshop

When I discovered Acorn a few months ago, I first wrote a blog post which details how to use it to specify, run, package, and distribute a microservice application. Then I started a series of posts which define the use of Acorn in a more progressive way. Creating a...
Rapid code iteration with Acorn development mode

Rapid code iteration with Acorn development mode

This is the fourth part in a series focused on teaching the fundamentals of building and developing applications using Acorn. In the previous post of this series we enhanced the Acornfile of the VotingApp defining volumes for both db and redis containers. In this post...