The Rietta Blog

Happy New Year 2019!

Grateful for last year; excited for the new one. Update those copyright notices!

Prevent an Outdated and Broken bin/setup with This Simple Trick

Alex Piechowski

How often do you run this `bin/setup` if it's only ran when you set up your repo? Most developers setup their environment only every once in awhile. What happens when changes to the codebase happen and the bin/setup isn't modified as well?

Writing a good bin/setup

Matt Bettinson

What it takes to write a project setup script to ease on-boarding headaches and reduce company overhead

Automatically Migrate from Factory Girl to Factory Bot

Alex Piechowski

Gem updates are tedious. Gem name changes are even more tedious. This quick script converts Factory Girl references to Factory Bot references.

Deep Work and Remote Work

Matt Bettinson

By working deeply, you can achieve the best work you are capable of.

Security Quick-Wins: Use DNS CAA records to avoid fraudulent certificates

Brandon Dees

Prevent certificate fraud and boost your TLS security in 5 minutes using this simple standardized DNS entry.

Automate Scheduled Security Scans With CircleCI

Stay on top of vulnerabilities by automating security scans with workflow schedules.

How to Ask Great Questions Online

Alex Piechowski (Last Updated: 2019-12-04)

All devs ask questions. Good questions save time and effort for both the asker and answerer, follow these tips to become a superstar question asker and super power your development cycle with and without community assistance.

Migrate Away from SSL/Early TLS for PCI Compliance

Brandon Dees

PCI compliance 3.1 and 3.2 no longer allow for SSL/Early TLS. Upgrade now to ensure your company remains compliant with the changes that start June 30, 2018.

3 Developer Onboarding Tips From My Recent Experiences

This blog post briefly explores experiences and lessons that I have learned since joining the Rietta team; experiences that developers in a similar position can benefit from.