How zero-trust security principles can help your IT organization scale Kubernetes with confidence

Zero-Trust: Examining Security Practices for Kubernetes

In this article, we’ll explore how users can secure Kubernetes by discussing the four essential pillars for secure access to K8s, go over how zero-trust principles can be applied to Kubernetes, and look at best practices to create and maintain end-to-end zero-trust K8s environments across data centers, public clouds, and even the edge.

Change and growth

Three trends in enterprise open source

What is the current state of enterprise open source, and how has this been changed with the pace of digital transformation? This article looks at Red Hat’s State of Enterprise Open Source report and digs into the top trends in the enterprise open source community during this time of change and growth.

Security tactics

The DevSecOps Approach to Kubernetes

There are a variety of security best practices specific to Kubernetes ─ and containers in general ─ that can help secure the clusters and workloads. They all should be incorporated. This article explores DevSecOps and its approach to handling the Kubernetes infrastructure in a secure manner.

Helping developers become more productive

4 Ways GitOps Can Make Developers’ Lives Easier

At the heart of a deployment, we as developers must describe how we want the workload to run — yes, at some point, there’s some YAML. But by moving the state of our CI/CD pipelines forward we can improve the state of the art. The GitOps process can both lower the often dreaded learning curve and the number of operations-related challenges that developers typically face when deploying on Kubernetes.

Watch Adam Wright's DevOpsCon session about PostgreSQL in a cloud native world

Cloud Native Patterns with Postgres on K8s

Adam Wright, Senior Product Manager at EnterpriseDB is always excited to share how you can use Postgres alongside data-driven apps born in the cloud. In his DevOpsCon session “Cloud Native Patterns with Postgres on K8s”, Adam will show you some core features and how to integrate PostgreSQL into Kubernetes and OpenShift Container Platform workloads.

Develop the ideal direction

Kubernetes Cost Management: Challenges and Notable Tools

This article describes Kubernetes cost management challenges while highlighting select tools from among the market-leaders. Kubecost, Opsani, Rafay and StormForge provide prominent examples of the value standalone tools can bring to K8S cost efficiency and why you should consider investing in them.

Supporting organizations' digital transformations

How GitOps Offers a Direct Path to Self-Service for Developers

With the adoption of GitOps, the inherent structure is largely in place for developers to rely on a self-service approach to commit application code — minus the complexity associated with having to spend inordinate amounts of time working with operations teams to configure Kubernetes clusters.

Managing Kubernetes

The Hard Thing About Kubernetes; The Great Kubernetes Irony

Kubernetes is an incredibly powerful enabler for enterprise-wide app modernization strategies, but if not done right, the cost of modernization can take a toll. The Great Kubernetes Irony is that the very technology that was created to streamline the management of modern applications is, itself, incredibly difficult to manage.