OVO Tech Blog

Our journey navigating the techosphere

user

OVO Tech Blog

Our journey navigating the techosphere


Featured

IaC ProductionEngineering aws terraform devops

Complexity in Infrastructure as Code

Posted on .

As a high level concept Infrastructure as Code (IaC) is a well established practice that is helping to improve the consistency and quality of infrastructure deployments. However IaC, just like all other code, can be overly complex, use poor conventions, and can build tech debt.…

Featured

Scala Functional programming

Highlights from Scala Italy

Posted on .

Through an unexpected series of events, I found myself travelling to Florence to attend Scala Italy 2018 (14-15th September). The conference has been going on for a few years. This was my first time attending and the first year it was organized in Florence. Th…

Featured

coaching technology tooling

Wizards, Goblins and Service Outages

Posted on .

OVO's service management coaches have just finished the first round of Major Incident simulations. In this post I'm going to tell you a little about our approach, and explain what Major Incident Management coaching has to do with Dungeons & Dragons.…

Featured

React Rally Takeaways

Posted on .

I've managed to attend my second ever tech conference; React Rally. One of the best things about attending a conference like this is that you find out that there's so much you don't know and it gives you the chance to figure out what you'd like to learn more d…

Featured

gtm angularjs config environments

Dynamically loading Google Tag Manager environments in a single page application

Posted on .

Having separate GTM environments is a good thing . But, different environments means loading a different script for each environment…So how can you add it to your index.html, without maintaining a separate index-uat.html and index-prod.html?…