Glossary of definitions


Slack is a cloud-based service for team collaboration (chat, voice, video, screensharing, etc). read more »

Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)

Sofware-as-a-Service is a form of a cloud services platform, whereby the computing platform (operating system and associated services) is delivered as a service over the Internet by the provider. read more »

String Interpolation

String Interpolation is the process of evaluating a string containing one or more placeholders (e.g. $FOOBAR or {{...}}) and replacing the placeholders with their corresponding values. read more »

Technical Debt

Technical debt represents all the things that need to be redone later due to poor choices or necessary tradeoffs made today. read more »


A topology is the arrangement of various elements (links, nodes, etc.) in a network architecture. read more »