In this unconference, attendees shared their experiences around testing and updating Backstage, driving TechDocs adoption, among other topics voted by the community.
- Frontside Software
Taras and Charles from the Frontside team demonstrate their solution for testing ingestors in Backstage. An article explaining the approach is also available - https://frontside.com/blog/2022-03-24-testing-backstage-catalog-ingestors/Watch Talk
Oliver Paraskos, Senior Engineer at Flux, lead a discussion to understand the role of domains and how to use them in Backstage. The attendees also shared their experience using systems, and outlined their relationship with domains.Watch Talk
Backstage is enabling teams to discover new collaboration possibilities. But as they consume and develop more decoupled services, consistent versioning across the ecosystem becomes critical to orchestrating compatibility and autonomy.
In this show, Iain introduced us to Roadie's advanced Backstage use-case—running it as a service! Then, Dominnik shared how they came up with the API docs plugin for Backstage at SDA SE and where the project is headed.
Iain talked about the architecture behind Roadie's SASS product — Backstage as a service. He covered how they manage changes, and how those changes make it to production. He covered AWS, Terraform, Flux and Helm.Watch Talk