Multicloud Series: 8 Best Practices for Reducing Cloud Spend – AWS, Google Cloud, and Azure Part III of IV

Make sure to come back every Wednesday for more tech shorts, how-tos, and deep dives into engineering tools and processes. Digitalization and the need to adapt rapidly to changing market demand have caused a rise in the requirements and expectations that are placed on businesses. Many companies find it challenging to accommodate and adapt to…

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Navigating Through Multicloud: When Should You Consider Adopting a Multicloud Strategy? Part II of IV

Make sure to come back every Wednesday for more tech shorts, how-tos, and deep dives into engineering tools and processes. Regardless of your size and industry focus, most organizations have come to understand how cloud computing services can benefit them. But what about multi-cloud? Only now are leadership and IT teams considering using a multiple cloud…

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Common Signals for Refactoring. Part IV of V Mini-Tech Series

In part I of our refactoring series we talked about what is code refactoring, and why it deserves an investment during development.  Part II was all about when to choose to refactor, what situations it’s absolutely crucial to refactor in, and our teams take on the clean code approach. In Part III we highlighted consideration points and…

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Spark Shares: Reflecting on Remote Work

When did you join Spark Equation and what do you do? In April of 2019, I joined the Spark team as a backend engineer working on a system integration project for Shiftgig. I gained experience and grew here. I work on processes and I’m responsible for the logic and data that sits on the server-side.…

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Spark Shares: Lessons from a Full-Stack Engineer

Tell us about your career journey at Spark Equation. I first started with Spark Equation 3 years ago as a software engineer. Since then, I have grown into my full-stack software engineer position. As a developer, I not only write code for front-end web applications, but I also write API code that sits in the…

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Serverless Microservice Reference Architecture

This reference architecture walks you through the decision-making process involved in designing, developing, and delivering the onboarding platform by HRcloud (a fictitious company). The goal is to provide you with practical hands-on experience in working with several integral cloud services and technologies that effectively are used in building serverless-based microservice architectures. We hope to illuminate…

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