17 Mar 2023
Go with the flow
I have always tried not to go with the flow. This is actually kinda funny, since one of my favorite songs when I was a teenager is “Go With the...
31 Jul 2020
Kubernetes: Deploying a PHP Pod
In this tutorial you will learn how to deploy a PHP application to Kubernetes. The goal is to have a PHP container running inside a POD and accessible from outside...
20 Jul 2020
Local Kubernetes cluster with Minikube
If you are using Docker for local development it is natural to move to the next step and also have it in production, but it surely is a total different...
29 May 2020
Running chained jobs
Recently I found myself maintaining an interesting piece of code. It is a sequence of Symfony Commands to do some calculation and publish the results. It was a sequence of...
20 May 2020
This post is about how one can help their colleagues being more productive and avoiding unnecessary work battling the source code they are trying to run. User experience User Experience...
12 Apr 2020
Tips for job interviews for software developers
This post is a follow up to Rafael’s post on how to tailor a nice CV for developers. If you did not read it yet, then go ahead and do...
24 Jun 2019
My experience at the Dutch PHP Conference 2019
I’m speaking at tech conferences since a long time, from small meetups to big conferences like the PHP Conference Brasil. Speaking at such events is something I enjoy a lot...
11 Jul 2018
Bleeding edge or LTS - Which framework version to choose?
Starting a new software project is nice and the mythical green field project is usually able to bring joy to any developer. After planning what the application will do it...
20 Nov 2017
Do not change the framework's default architecture
A development framework will usually guide the development of web applications, from back office systems to e-commerce and websites. A framework contains basic functionalities and guidance that help the development...
11 Jul 2017
What a senior PHP developer should know in 2017
This post is my opinion about what I think a senior PHP developer should know in 2017. The main reason for me to write this post is to help developers...