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Being Trans in Tech: Why are we here, and where are we?

Ever wonder why are there so many trans people in tech? Didn’t know? Why we don’t hear more often about them? Karla O’Brien a final-year student of computer science in University College Dublin and an intern with the Inspirefest team, an annual convention on the topics of science, technology and creativity tries to answer these…

Seven Ways Technology is Changing for the Better

We learn about seven ways tech is changing for the better from 2020 and how female, LGTBQ+, and racial inclusion matter. These are the 7 determining trends for technological work in this era of Covid-19 and social upheaval:  Bridging the digital divide. Phasing out facial recognition technology. Include women in decision-making. Make the tech industry…

Software Testing: Learn about End-to-End Testing

Nowadays, no company that takes its work seriously would launch an application or a new program to the market without performing the proper software testing. And although there is any number of types of testing, today we will be talking about end-to-end testing. End-to-end testing is just one of the many ways to test software….

5 Frequently Asked Questions About Software Testing and QA Automation

Finding errors or defects is the main characteristic or function of Software Testing. If you are starting in this field, this article will be present the questions that arise most frequently when talking about the subject and QA Automation. The first of them is what is the task or work of the Tester? These are…

In Software Testing: What is Black-Box Testing?

Within the world of software testing, there are countless terms, steps, and types of tests. In that sense, it is important to know each of the processes that integrate software testing. In this opportunity, we will be talking about black-box testing. In Black Box Testing, the tester performs the test of an application without knowing…

Learn The Importance of Software Testing

Software testing is necessary because we all make mistakes. They may be minor mistakes, but there is a possibility that they can also be serious, costly, and dangerous mistakes. In that sense, we need to review all our work and what we do because things can always go wrong. Assuming that our work can have…

The seven fundamental principles of Software Testing

Software testing is -nowadays- a fundamental practice to ensure the quality of the digital product we want to deliver. And it is precisely through software testing that we can get clear answers about the performance of an application and whether it complies perfectly with the parameters that we ourselves have organized and with what the…

What is QA when it comes to software testing?

In the field of software development or software testing, Quality Assurance (QA) refers to a set of evaluation activities at different stages of the development process to ensure that the final product is of high quality. The concept of quality lends itself to multiple interpretations, but it always implies that the software meets the customer’s…

Inclusiva, leading the way to trans equality at workplace

Léalo en Español aquí On March 31, the International Transgender Day of Visibility, we’re proud to announce the launch of Inclusiva, a leading organization in recognizing the huge, untapped potential of the transgender community around the world to excel in the tech space. As a joint project between Flugel.IT, a company with extensive experience in…

Getting trans people onboard

Inclusiva may be a new company, but it is a joint venture between Trans-TI and Flugel.it. We believe this combination will be very productive, Flugel.it has an outstanding service quality and experience with building devops teams, Trans-TI also has experience building tech teams, but with trans community members. Although we explored and learned as much…

Inclusiva: Liderando el camino hacia la igualdad en el lugar de trabajo

Read it in English here En este 31 de marzo, Día Internacional de la Visibilidad Trans, estamos orgullosos de anunciar el lanzamiento de Inclusiva, una organización líder en reconocer el gran potencial desperdiciado de la comunidad transgénero para sobresalir en tecnología. Un proyecto en conjunto entre Flugel.IT, una compañía con amplia experiencia en DevOps y…

How to setup Fluentd to retrieve logs, send them to GCP Pub/Sub to finally push them to ElasticSearch

FluentD First of all, let’s talk about FluentD, which is an open source data collector for unified logging layers. It allows you to unify data collection and consumption for a better use and understanding of data. In general, it has a large 500+ plugin system that allows the community to extend its functionality. It is…

What is “Serverless”?

In some cases, serverless is wrongly related to a context in which a server does not exist. However, a server does exist, but no management tasks on a server will be performed; its maintenance and execution is be done by a vendor. In other words, having a “serverless” architecture involves avoiding server management and as…