All posts about software development with PHP for backend and Javascript for frontend

When I'm not writting code for my job, I do it for personal project and fun. I'm self-taught man, 20 years ago I read a lot of tech blogs to learn basics and advanced concepts. Now it's my turn to share my knowledge. Most of posts in this category is about programing with PHP using Symfony framework for backend using cool poject like RabbitMQ or Elasticsearch. I'm also writting a little about Javascript for frontend dev.

Use Elasticsearch with Symfony Framework and elasticsearch-php library

Elastic provides a light weight PHP library: elasticsearch-php to connect to Elasticsearch cluster. This Library is an API client with all possible options. It's light weight and lets developer chose implementation to use it. It's a very good alternative to Elastica and his abstraction layer. On this blog I'm using elasticseach-php with Twig to manage my indices and query Elasticsearch. Read the post

Automatically controlling dependencies security with SensioLabs security checker, Jenkins

Today, we use more and more external libraries in our projects. Though it saves us time, it is possible that we may introduce security vulnerabilities via these libraries. Controlling this is unfortunately not systematic, and particularly seldom automated. I'll show you in this post how to automate this control using SensioLabs' tool and Jenkins. Read the post