Hugo Martins

I like to build and break things. Lately, I’ve been working on tools that improve developer’s lives and productivity. Sometimes I also dabble in automating stuff and optimizing infrastructure. These days I write Python, Go and Kotlin.

I try to use this page for sharing whatever I am interested in or learning. Here you can also know more about me, what projects I am working on or have a look at my past research.

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Latest Essays

KubeCon Europe 2021: Highlights #2

Stream of consciousness notes about my experience during KubeCon Europe 2021 and cool things I’ve learned or enjoyed.

KubeCon Europe 2021: Highlights #1

Stream of consciousness notes about my experience during KubeCon Europe 2021 and cool things I’ve learned or enjoyed.

Software Engineering Problems Are Sociological

Peopleware has been published in 1987 and the reason that it is still as relevant today as it was back then is because of the premise of the book: software development projects fail because of inner failures within the teams that run those projects.

What If Kotest Had HTML Reports?

Another story about a small contribution to open-source. This time, I’ve opened a pull request in Kotest to implement generation of HTML reports.

DevOps Principles of Flow: Deliver Faster

A summary of the principles behind increasing flow of work, along with some of its practices, such as automating infrastructure, automated testing, deployment pipelines and continuous integration.

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