The Angularity is Near!

Migrating the HQ to Angular
and all the things we learn about it...

 
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Containers on Azure – Deploy your .NET Core Docker Container to ACS with Kubernetes


Containers are all over the place in the IT world right now. Their highest impact can most likely be felt in the context of microservice architectures. Small, independent but interoperating services are often deployed alongside each other. Containers create a good abstraction and separate services running on the same host. Managing microservices in containers, however,…

Using the HQ REST-API with Postman for Easy Integration Tests


The HQ API is becoming more powerful and many customers are already using it to expand the use cases of the HQ. Developing with a REST API is not for everyone, but we want to show how easy it is to try it out. We recently launched our developer portal where you can find all…

Announcing the All New Developer Portal


We’re very excited to announce our new Developer Portal. At developer.helloHQ.io we are bringing together our improved Developer Guide, the REST API Documentation, and a new Community Forum for everyone working with the HQ API. In our effort to enable more integrations and advanced use cases for the HQ, we have been busy enabling API…

Umzug zu Azure: warum und was wir gelernt haben


Looking for the English version instead? Wie wir bereits vor kurzem angekündigt haben, wechseln wir zu Microsoft Azure Deutschland als unseren neuen Hosting-Partner bis zum Ende des Jahres 2016. Hier erfährst du mehr über die Gründe, unsere Schritte und was wir dabei gelernt haben. Ein paar Infos zum Hosting des HQ Vor weit mehr als einem…

Octopus Deploy with Azure Germany


At HQLabs, we have been using a Continuous Integration process for more than a year now and it has become an integral part of our development and release process. We are using Atlassian Bamboo as our build server and Octopus Deploy for deployment, where we have environments set up for our Azure-hosted systems as well…

Moving to Azure: why we did it and what we learned


Suchst du die deutsche Version? As we announced earlier, we are changing our hosting infrastructure by the end of this year. Read more about the reasons, progress and learnings in this post. A Bit About Hosting the HQ Already a year ago we at HQLabs discussed how to host the HQ in a more reliable way….

The Three A’s – Angular, API and Azure: the Future of the HQ


We’ve already announced that the HQ is getting a huge workover some time ago. Now we want to share some specifics on how the shiny new HQ will look like from the technical perspective. Over the past year, we have been busy refactoring the application’s Core so that we can make use of a new, more…

How to set up an Angular 2 Component Library


What is a library good for? Creating a library for very generic components which are used throughout an app makes total sense when you think about reusability, versioning, separate maintainability or even making it public to support the community. These are the reason we decided to build a HQ Component Library for our apps where…