Learn about the basics of Serverless, Docker and deploying a Django (Python) application to Cloud Run, a serverless offering by Google Cloud Platform.
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When building new projects, it’s usually annoying to repeatedly set up stuff like web servers, databases, etc. It’s often expensive or tedious to set up and manage. That’s where open-source PAASs came in. They are free and often have an easy to use app/database deployment & web server manager.
The need for some kind of a design system appears when we start to get overwhelmed by the count of components in a project. Atomic design is well suited for this.
Imposter syndrome is 'not knowing what you are expected to know' and beginner syndrome is 'not knowing much & not expected to know much'. What's the difference?
django-serverless-cron 🦡 is a
Django app (library/package) with a simpler approach running cron jobs (mostly in a serverless environment) through HTTP requests with an integration with the Django admin. This allows you to run any task without having to manage always-on infrastructure.
There is also an option to run jobs via management commands and the Django admin.
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The system had over 400+ visitors and ran code 1200+ times in the first five days of launching it. At the same time, the open-source repository on GitHub also got 62 Stars and 200+ visitors. It was also hacked! - I was able to secure it better after that.
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