Category Archives: Computing

Simple NiFi Dataflow

This post shows a simple NiFi dataflow and tries to demonstrate some of the elements of creating a NiFi workflow including adding and connecting processors, attributes and properties. This simple NiFi dataflow takes files from an input directory and routes them to different folders depending on the file name. Configure NiFi and Docker Compose In… Read More »

Writing a Vagrantfile

Vagrantfiles are used to configure vagrant virtual machines. This post goes a little beyond the basics of creating a Vagrantfile, and looks at some of the more advanced topics for writing a vagrantfile to make a more polished machine. I have posted before about how you can provision your virtual machine via the vagrantfile –… Read More »

Use Vagrant With Git

Vagrant is a tool for managing virtual machines. By combining vagrant with git (and shared git repositories like github or bitbucket) it is possible to share machine configurations. This post explores how using vagrant with git works and some possible challenges with collaborating with vagrant machines. Sharing Virtual Machines Sharing virtual machine images can be… Read More »