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Tutorials, case studies and how-tos from our experts

Introducing the Kloudless JavaScript SDK

At Kloudless, we value the developer experience because we ourselves are developers. Starting today, we’re taking steps to provide the most up-to-date SDKs for popular programming languages, in order to keep them consistent with our latest API improvements. We want you to have the best tools available, no matter the language, to access our Unified … Continue Reading

Monitoring PostgreSQL with Telegraf, InfluxDB, and Grafana

Kloudless uses Telegraf and InfluxDB for our system and application metrics as well as Grafana for visualizations and alerting. Telegraf allows us great flexibility in terms of data sources. It supports everything from the StatsD wire-protocol to custom shell scripts and database queries. Together, these tools form InfluxData’s TICK stack. For context, Kloudless provides an … Continue Reading

Custom Authentication to a private Docker Registry with Nginx, Lua, and AWS ECR

Background Here at Kloudless, we provide a Docker Container for Kloudless Enterprise that makes it easy to manage a Kloudless Enterprise cluster using industry standard tools like Docker Swarm or Kubernetes. For some background, Kloudless provides a unified API that enables engineering teams to quickly integrate several software apps with a single implementation. This means … Continue Reading

IDs: under the hood

Few attributes are as routinely used in the Kloudless API as the ID. This string that uniquely identifies an object is core to all of Kloudless’ REST endpoints. After all, almost the entire Kloudless API centers around either CRUD operations on objects or queries that return an object or set of objects. Best practices in … Continue Reading

Creating a reusable Vuetify component to use in other apps

Our newly introduced Meeting Scheduler UI Tool uses the popular Vue framework to power its single-page app. The Meeting Scheduler helps application developers prompt users to set up meetings with one another. Our engineers appreciate Vue’s simplicity, growing adoption, and robust ecosystem. The Meeting Scheduler requires several UI components, so we searched for a library … Continue Reading

Monitoring changes in Salesforce

Introduction Kloudless offers a unified Events API for developers to retrieve real-time notifications via Webhooks for any cloud service that we support. We’ve had to build a unique technical implementation for events from Salesforce based on the different options to efficiently track changes. Salesforce recently updated their platform with two new guides on how to … Continue Reading