Rotating beacon Light
Esp8266 Huzzah boards
434 mhz radio modules transmitter and receiver
RF controlled power outlets to act as relays
VM to run Docker images on, because everything is better with Docker.
When there is a Jenkins build failure an alert is posted to a Slack channel. In order for a developer to know there is an error they need to constantly monitor Slack, which is a suboptimal use of time.
We want a developer to be notified in the real world when there is a build failure without breaking their productivity. Enter the beacons. Lets take a step back and explain the topology that we are working with.