Get the latest news, deep dives into Backstage features, and a roundup of recent open-source action. Track the project without having to watch the GitHub repo.
Multiple companies demo their internal Backstage deployments and we round up the PRs merged in the past few weeks.
Backstage now supports searching TechDocs in three different search engines. Learn about the pros and cons of each.
The Backstage maintainers were on summer vacation for the month of July, but this didn't stop the contributions from flowing. 200 pull requests were merged during this holiday month.
Backstage search reaches the v1 alpha milestone and plugin maintenance is about to get a whole lot easier.
Plus... a recap of community session 4 and a look at the new Backstage catalog UI.
Expedia Group recently rolled out Backstage to more than 5,000 internal developers. It now functions as their designated internal service…
The final episode of Spotify: A Product Story, the podcast miniseries hosted by Spotify’s Chief R&D Officer, dropped last week. I really…
How Spotify use Backstage to form a collective knowledge graph and control cloud costs.
Code coverage plugin, use cases for security and compliance, and both the Spotify and Roadie teams are growing.
The last pieces are in place for the new Backstage plugin composability API. All the links you need are below. We also have a technical TechDocs deep dive. Try saying that 10 times fast!
Search begins its migration to the backend, read only mode and some catalog importer improvements.
Backstage was announced 1 year ago. We look at how Spotify developed the internal skills required to launch Backstage to its current heights.
Heads up on two upcoming Backstage meetups and a roundup of the latest merged pull requests.
The latest beta of the scaffolder opens up a world of potential for templating applications. We run through an example below.
A recap of the first Backstage community session and a look at some new features which dropped last week.
A look at Spotify's plans for the scaffolder in the early part of 2021.
Make sure you don't miss the first community meetup of 2021. Also, get a preview of an upcoming Roadie feature.
Three new plugins were launched in the last week. Plus, 3 great features have kicked off.
So much has happened in the year since Backstage was released. Let's look forward to see what the future might have in store.
A look forward at the Backstage roadmap in H1 2021 and backwards to the merges that happened in December.
The Pagerduty plugin, API graphs and an update to the Sentry plugin also included.
When to use various TechDocs architectures and a look at their roadmap for the next 6 months. 🛣
Onboard your services to Backstage by using the GitHub repo importer that Roadie has developed and contributed.
Lots of potential building up as we near year's end. The Backstage search plugin is nearly ready.
Backstage joins Kubernetes and other notable projects in adopting an open governance model. 🤝
The Backstage Kubernetes plguin - What it does and how it can help you.
The fifth edition of the Roadie Backstage Weekly newsletter. Tracking website performance over time with Backstage.
The fourth edition of the Roadie Backstage Weekly newsletter. Managing cloud costs by shifting left with Backstage.
The third edition of the Roadie Backstage Weekly newsletter. Backstage has been donated to the CNCF.
The first edition of the Roadie Newsletter. The pieces are starting to come together.
The first edition of the Roadie Newsletter. Find service documentation without NSA-level discovery skills.