Migration of Greenlight and BigBlueButtonQuite some time ago we tried out BigBlueButton and we still use it today. Sometimes for full-fledged meeting with recording of session. Sometimes for opt-in video only when we talk via another tool. Now we decided to update to BigBlueButton 2.3 and install it on a new server with a fresh operating system.
Cookie Punch - our Neos package for Consent ManagementThird party services are used in almost every website these days and managing consent settings can be quite the struggle both for the service provider and the client. Therefore, we developed a user- and client-friendly solution for Neos: CookiePunch.
Folge 39 - Eine Soziologin auf der HacknightIn dieser Folge des Sandpapierpodcasts sprechen Karo und Tobias über das Sandstorm Retreat 2021. Karo ist seit September Sandstormerin und hat gleich ihre erste Arbeitswoche mit unserem Retreat verbracht. Sie beschreibt, wie es sich anfühlt, direkt mit einem Barcamp ins Onboarding zu starten.
HTTPs redirection for MailcowAt Sandstorm we use Mailcow. It comes with a very nice Web-UI both for administration and accessing mails, calendars and contacts. User can enable 2-factor-authentication which is great. One details caught our attention though: users can access the Web-UI via an unencrypted HTTP-connection. Here I want to explain how we fixed that.
Book Review: A Philosophy of Software DesignFor me, this book is relevant because it frames abstract concepts very clearly, attaches concise names to them, and shows their implications. It sets the stage for a discussion about software design - independent from specific languages or frameworks. This review summarizes my take aways.
How to Reset U2F for SOGo-User in MailcowCurrently we are taking a closer look at Mailcow. During testing we asked ourselves: how can an administrator disable the 2F without logging in as this user? This was surprisingly difficult. Especially after sogo-tool did not reset SOGoGoogleAuthenticatorEnabled .
Making Rancher 2 and GitLab OAuth Authentication work togetherWe are big fans of GitLab for the DevOps Pipeline, and of Rancher 2 for Kubernetes Orchestration. However, there is no Single-Signon between GitLab and Rancher. It is requested some times, but I totally understand that the Rancher folks need to prioritize which services they support.