What’s hot, what’s not, and what technology should you say yes to as 2020 rolls in? Tech researchers from ThoughtWorks offer their input in the biannual Technology Radar. This issue highlights some rising tech techniques that you should adopt, what Kubernetes tools you should have a look at, and advice regarding cloud adoption.
Kubernetes makes it easy to give engineers the ability to deploy their apps to dedicated, isolated namespaces. In this article you will learn what Kubernetes is and how to use Chaos Engineering to help you reach your company’s objectives. Discover what containers, monoliths, and microservices are, why containers are useful, and how to lay down the foundations of success with Kubernetes.
Gloo is an Envoy-powered API Gateway for use with Kubernetes that can connect, secure, and control traffic from a variety of application services. Gloo’s architecture is very flexible; it can support hybrid applications with multiple technologies, clouds, architectures, and protocols. Recently, Gloo hit its 1.0 milestone and is ready to be used in production.
Modern technology can help free yourself from data sampling. Current computing power has made scalability vastly and available and machine learning algorithms have made the discovery of data quality issues automated and easy. Move on from the old ways of data sampling and learn how to enter the new world of big, smart data.
In this article, Kamesh Sampath shows us how to master the first steps on the journey towards a serverless application. He shows how to set up the right environment and takes us through its deployment.
The Java Framework Quarkus is making Java ready for the Cloud-native Age with Kubernetes and Serverless. With Quarkus 1.0.0, the first major version has been released. Although it does not contain any major changes, it represents an important milestone for the open source project.
Find out all about how to make Kubernetes clusters safe for DevOps in this talk by Jussi Nummelin. This session is highly inspired by Liz Rice’s talk at KubeCon EU 2018, “Running with scissors”. This session will focus on a different angle: how to take the scissors away from the developers so that they do not harm themselves.
In this JAX DevOps session, Hubert Ströbitzer takes a dive into how to get started with Knative, the Kubernetes-based platform for building, deploying, and managing all your serverless workloads. Check out a live demo and go over everything you need to know about Knative. Let’s learn all about Knative!
By 2023, it is predicted that companies will have more than two containerised applications in place. Don’t go into containers without knowing what is true and what is just a myth. Read about these five big misconceptions regarding container security and overcome the challenges of planning for strong security models.
Looking for a service mesh? A service mesh can help coordinate and monitor data and microservices communications across applications. Maesh is built on top of Traefik, an open source cloud-native edge router also known for its simplicity-by-design. This article explores its architecture, how it works, and how to install it.
This is part two of a tutorial series by Tomas Fernandez. By the end of this article, you will know how to introduce Kubernetes into CI/CD. Docker allows us to create easy-to-deploy, portable packages for our application. With Kubernetes, we can run those packages in the cloud, scaling them up and down to go along with fluctuating demands, and releasing updates with no downtime.
Kubernetes’ third release in 2019 has landed. Version 1.16 revolves around three main themes: Custom resources, overhauled metrics, and volume extension. It includes 31 enhancements in total. Users can install the newest version with kubeadm. Get a taste of what’s new, what’s moved to beta, and what’s graduated to GA.
DevOps continues its steady growth throughout 2019 and beyond. Here are some highly recommended tools for you and your team to check out and implement into DevOps strategies. Find out exactly what you need for your specific use cases and goals. Have you tested them out? Finding the best DevOps tool is something that will take some experimentation and testing.
Sumo Logic’s annual report reveals some observations and insights about modern applications and DevSecOps in the cloud. Multi-cloud solutions, Kubernetes, AWS, and open source software are all having a banner year according to data from Sumo Logic’s customers. See the key findings, including the top five AWS services and database technologies.