Karsten's blog

You want quick feedback

Speed matters (most) One reason for using cloud infrastructure is speed. Quick feedback and short deployment times are a matter of course. Here is a simple example to show how Google Cloud Platform (gcp) performs. Just create a Virtual Machine and ssh into it. In under two seconds of course! Playbook Run bash create-vm.sh SSH into your machine gcloud compute ssh "worker1" Have fun 😉 Delete it gcloud compute instances delete worker1 --quiet Prerequisites To be honest there are some prerequisites: Read more →

Build a production ready serverless blog

Setup with Hugo and GitHub Actions Publishing a website has come a long way since the days of handcrafted HTML pages. Here is how to setup it ‘serverless’ 😏 Just by using an editor and install little tool it is possible to preview and publish a pretty decent website. And best of all: its blazingly fast. From pushing changes to published pages in about 10 seconds! The workflow looks like this: Read more →


Hello World #include<stdio.h> int main() { printf("Hello World\n"); return 0; } Read more →