How F5 tackles multi-cloud complexity

How F5 tackles multi-cloud complexity

Multi-cloud is often referred to as a solution to cloud vendor lock-in. While this is certainly true, this is not the only or the most important advantage of a multi-cloud strategy. This...
VMware vSphere with Tanzu is the simplest implementation of Kubernetes

VMware vSphere with Tanzu is the simplest implementation of Kubernetes

While we have had capabilities to run Kubernetes on vSphere for a while now with VMware Tanzu Kubernetes Grid on VMware Cloud Foundation, I've argued in the past (listen to this CTO...
F5 NGINX Ingress Controller and App Protect in a cloud native container world

F5 NGINX Ingress Controller and App Protect in a cloud-native, container world

In this post in our series of F5’s application services, we’re looking at how F5 and specifically NGINX help application development and DevOps teams, with features like the NGINX Ingress Controller...
Infrastructure inflexibility is wasting Kubernetes potential

Infrastructure inflexibility is wasting Kubernetes’ potential

At KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe 2020 Virtual, the CNCF and its members talked about the adoption of cloud-native technologies. As Kubernetes is approaching version 1.19, the technology is starting to mature,...
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Terraform 0.13 drives code simplification with for_each, count, and depends_on

On the 10th of August Hashicorp released the latest version of their Infrastructure as Code product, Terraform 0.13. This release appears to be not as transformational as their previous release which...
Ten cloud migration barriers and how to tackle them

10 cloud migration barriers and how to tackle them

Winning teams at large enterprises adopt cloud technology at a rapid pace. This brings changes to 3 well-known aspects: people, process & technology. Despite good efforts, there are also departments that...
Let your Pods do the talking

Let your Pods do the talking

In this article, we'll let your Pods to the talking. Almost all applications deployed to Kubernetes need to access cloud-native resources sooner or later. The application might need to talk to an...
Lift and Shift to the cloud what you need to know before you start

Lift and Shift to the cloud – what you need to know before you...

As of today, businesses are in the middle of their journeys to migrate their workloads to the public cloud. There are multiple strategies and paths to follow. Some follow a very...
Building auto scaling groups in Azure with Terraform

Building auto-scaling groups in Azure with Terraform

In our last article, we started to deploy our LAMP infrastructure to Azure. However, we soon hit some difficulties with the azurerm provider not supporting some key needs, there were plenty...
Resilient infrastructure and applications to overcome failures in the cloud

Resilient infrastructure and applications to overcome failures in the cloud

Cloud adoption grows exponentially. Development teams use on-demand infrastructure that scales up and down. They benefit from multiple datacenters and regions, as well as dedicated connections from their on-premises datacenter. Although...