My favourite backend tools

This page summarizes the projects mentioned and recommended in the original post on dev.to

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  • go-formatter

    A curated list of awesome Go frameworks, libraries and software

    awesome

  • awesome-crystal

    :gem: A collection of awesome Crystal libraries, tools, frameworks and software

    awesome

  • SonarQube

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  • wrk

    Modern HTTP benchmarking tool

    wrk / hey

  • Hey

    HTTP load generator, ApacheBench (ab) replacement

    wrk / hey

  • postman-app-support

    Postman is an API platform for building and using APIs. Postman simplifies each step of the API lifecycle and streamlines collaboration so you can create better APIs—faster.

    postman

  • k9s

    🐶 Kubernetes CLI To Manage Your Clusters In Style!

    k9s

  • grpcurl

    Like cURL, but for gRPC: Command-line tool for interacting with gRPC servers

    grpcurl / grpcui

  • InfluxDB

    Build time-series-based applications quickly and at scale.. InfluxDB is the Time Series Data Platform where developers build real-time applications for analytics, IoT and cloud-native services in less time with less code.

  • grpcui

    An interactive web UI for gRPC, along the lines of postman

    grpcurl / grpcui

  • Nomad

    Nomad is an easy-to-use, flexible, and performant workload orchestrator that can deploy a mix of microservice, batch, containerized, and non-containerized applications. Nomad is easy to operate and scale and has native Consul and Vault integrations.

    nomad

  • Benthos

    Fancy stream processing made operationally mundane

  • prometheus

    The Prometheus monitoring system and time series database.

    prometheus / grafana

  • Grafana

    The open and composable observability and data visualization platform. Visualize metrics, logs, and traces from multiple sources like Prometheus, Loki, Elasticsearch, InfluxDB, Postgres and many more.

    prometheus / grafana

  • go

    The Go programming language

    golang

  • crystal

    The Crystal Programming Language

    crystal

  • Zigi

    Delete the most useless function ever: context switching.. Zigi monitors Jira and GitHub updates, pings you when PRs need approval and lets you take fast actions - all directly from Slack! Plus it reduces cycle time by up to 75%.

NOTE: The number of mentions on this list indicates mentions on common posts plus user suggested alternatives. Hence, a higher number means a more popular project.

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