Blog Articles

2018-02-23
Running Foopipes in Docker Swarm Mode

Quick example of how to run Foopipes in Docker Swarm Mode with an external configuration file.

2017-09-28
Html scraping with Page.REST and Foopipes

I don't know how many times I've programmatically wanted to fetch information from a website that doesn't have a public API. Page.REST together with Foopipes makes a powerful tool!

2017-09-07
Foopipes 2.4 with C# scripting released

Foopipes 2.4 is here! The big news is C# scripting capabilities using Roslyn and communitiy "Add-Ins"

2017-08-18
Article: Telemetry data to Google Analytics

In a real life project we had a whole bunch of node instances that needed to send back telemetry data to us for usage statistic purposes. In order to make it as a little burden as possible for the clients we decided to send the data as a small AES encrypted json, sent as an UDP package with an interval.

2017-06-30
Foopipes 2.3 released!

A new version of Foopipes has just been released with some new interesting features and enhancements, including a preview of C# scripting support.

2017-06-11
Article: Xml API to Elasticsearch with Foopipes

Listening on a port or polling an api. Transform the data, and then push it to a data store or another service is a common task in a developer’s life. Foopipes is a lightweight tool for easy set up of these kind of tasks without any or very little programming.

2017-06-09
Foopipes 2.2 released!

A new version of Foopipes has just been released. New config format sugar, and new features in httplistener service and http task.

2017-05-23
Roslyn scripting support in progress

As .NET core has moved on into version 1.1 the Roslyn C# compiler can finally be used for scripting on many platforms.

2017-05-18
Foopipes 2.1 released!

A new version of Foopipes has just been released.

2017-05-12
Foopipes 2.0.0 released!

A new major version of Foopipes has just been released to Docker hub.