Installing and testing DC/OS on AWS


In the step-by-step tutorial Getting Started with DC/OS on Vagrant, we have learned how to install a MesosPhere DC/OS data center operating system locally. This time, we will install a DC/OS system on AWS Cloud: existing AWS CloudFormation templates will help us create a fully functional DC/OS data center with a Mesos master and five Mesos slaves within … More Installing and testing DC/OS on AWS

Angular 4 Docker Example – for Angular Universal CLI


In this previous blog post, I have shown how to dockerize an Angular CLI application using NginX. However, the method works without adaptions only for classical (client-side rendered) Angular projects. In the current post, we will show, how an Angular Universal CLI project with server-side rendering and transition to client-side rendering can be dockerized. In … More Angular 4 Docker Example – for Angular Universal CLI

Angular Universal CLI – Step-by-Step Example with REST Client


This time we will learn how to create a small Angular Universal CLI project that is using the WordPress REST service to retrieve and display the title and content of a WordPress blog post. Angular Universal CLI combines the Universal features like server-side rendering (see Angular 4 Universal: Boosting Performance through Server Side Rendering) with a state-of-the-art … More Angular Universal CLI – Step-by-Step Example with REST Client

Behavior-Driven Angular – Part 2: Inserting REST Data as “innerHTML” into a Web Application


Today, we will extend the behavior-driven development example of the previous blog post and add the blog content to the document. Like last time, we will retrieve the HTML content from the WordPress API. Sounds easy, right? We will see that the challenge is to display the HTML content correctly, so we do not see escaped … More Behavior-Driven Angular – Part 2: Inserting REST Data as “innerHTML” into a Web Application

Angular 4 Docker Example – for Angular CLI projects


In this Hello-World-like tutorial, we will show how to run Angular 4 applications that have been created with Angular CLI in a Docker container. As an introduction, we will start running an existing, already dockerized example from Github. As a second step, we will create and dockerize our own Hello World app. We will verify our … More Angular 4 Docker Example – for Angular CLI projects

Resolving the VirtualBox code E_FAIL Problem caused by Hyper-V


Shoot! The Microsoft update this morning has caused trouble with my VirtualBox installation. Again! This is the second or third time I had to search for my blog post that is describing the resolution in an appendix. Since the number of blog posts containing the word “Hyper-V” is increasing on my blog, I now publish the … More Resolving the VirtualBox code E_FAIL Problem caused by Hyper-V

Behavior-Driven Angular – part 1: Consuming a RESTful Web Service with Angular 4


In this step-by-step tutorial, we will follow a behavior-driven development approach to create an Angular 4 application from Angular CLI. The hello-world-like application will consume the WordPress REST API and it will display a blog post title. We will create and run end-to-end test scripts that simulate the customer behavior on a Chrome browser within … More Behavior-Driven Angular – part 1: Consuming a RESTful Web Service with Angular 4

Companies that Mimic Life Inherently Apply Management 3.0 and Belong to the Most Successful Companies


Consider the following seven companies: – Unilever – a producer of household goods – Nucor – a global steel producer – United Technologies – a manufacturer of capital goods – Novo Nordisk – a player in the global pharmaceutical industry – Henkel – a world leader in applied chemistry and adhesives technology – Nike – … More Companies that Mimic Life Inherently Apply Management 3.0 and Belong to the Most Successful Companies