Dulcie Jackson articles

Harnessing the power of Open Data (Part 1: Voting and Democracy)

Published on 26 Oct 2021, By Dulcie Jackson.

Data is everywhere - but more often than not it can be overwhelming to find, format and use. In this article, Dulcie introduces you to some great open data sources, and give a few examples of how you could use voting and democracy data to level up your next project.

Using CASC to set up Slack messaging in Jenkins

Published on 21 Sep 2021, By Dulcie Jackson.

So you've set up your Jenkins server, and mastered Configuration-as-Code... but now you want to send Slack messages when your builds pass or fail? This tutorial will walk you through exactly that, using JCasC to set up the plugin and manage messaging within your pipelines.