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Commonly Used Terms

S. No.TermMeaningLink
1.AWSAmazon Web Services is a cloud computing platform provided by Amazon.AWS
2.AzureAzure is a cloud computing platform provided by Microsoft.Azure
3.BitbucketA Git-based source code repository hosting service by Atlassian.Bitbucket
4.ClusterA Kubernetes cluster created via the Humalect platform. Clusters created via Humalect platform are managed EKS/AKS clusters from your cloud provider.Cluster
5.DashboardDashboard is the Humalect's interface containing all the components.Dashboard
6.DatadogA SaaS-based data analytics platform that provides monitoring of servers, tools, services and databases.Datadog
7.DatasourcesDatasources refer to opensource versions of databases/caches that are hosted in your Kubernetes clusters via helm charts.Datasources
8.DeploymentsDeployments refer to application deployments that are done via pipelines on the Humalect platform.TBD
9.EnvironmentsAn environment refers to a Kubernetes namespace that is completely isolated and self contained entity containing multiple application deployments and datasources.Environments
10.GitHubProvides distributed version control of Git and a place where code repositories are stored.GitHub
11.GitLabAnother famous source code provider available to connect on Humalect platform.GitLab
12.Grafana CloudHosted version of the observability tool Grafana.Grafana Cloud
13.IntegrationsConnectors to various cloud providers, monitoring tools and source code management providers.Integrations
14.MongoDBThe famous NoSQL database.MongoDB
15.PipelinesA pipeline is a logical mapping of a git branch and an environment. It helps you deploy your code via CD or manuallyPipelines
16.PostgreSQLThe free and open-source Relational Database Management System(RDBMS).PostgreSQL
17.ProjectsProject is a logical mapping of a cluster and a code repository. A project encompasses multiple pipelines.Projects
18.RedisOpen source, in-memory, key-value data store.Redis


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