In part 2 of this series, I review the application requirements and create a proposed cloud native architecture based on AWS Amplify.Continue reading “Migrating a Legacy App to Cloud Native – Part 2”
In this post, I begin exploring how to migrate my SqAC app to be an AWS cloud native application. I give some background about the current app architecture, consider lift & shift and serverless approaches to migration, before declaring my intended approach. The next part in the series will present and discuss the new architecture.Continue reading “Migrating a Legacy App to Cloud Native – Part 1”
I haven’t written about SqAC in this blog for over a year. In that time though, there have been six releases and it has reached version 1.0 feature completeness! See the release notes within the news section of the app itself: https://sqac.fanello.net/#/home/news
Meanwhile, I am not done. I have plans to move the cloud services (authentication & data storage) to AWS, and a redesign of the dance screen on my to-do list.
See you in a square!
I haven’t blogged for two months now, but if you head over to SqAC, you’ll see news about four releases over that time. What’s new? Here’s some highlights… Continue reading “SqAC is nearing feature completion”
Today I have released the latest update to SqAC. The big change: documentation! Each screen now includes documentation on how to use the application. Many programmers slap together code, put it out there, and expect everyone to get it. They are rarely successful. This blog exists so that I, as the author, can connect with possible users. The documentation right in the application is how the app connects with the user. Continue reading “SqAC at a Crossroad”
In a couple of previous posts, I have announced SqAC, told you a little about it, and pointed you to where to play with it. But what exactly is it doing? Continue reading “How SqAC Works”
Square Auto-Choreographer (SqAC, pronounced ‘squawk’) is an app to assist a caller, or even a square dancer, in calling patter. Continue reading “Introducing Square Auto-Choreographer”
As I went through my first caller class, I immediately started thinking: “I could write a program to help me with this.” As I continued to learn, I continued to be just a bit distracted as I evolved my program idea. Continue reading “A new app for square dancing is coming!”