Choosing the right application deployment strategy

Choosing the right application deployment strategy

DevOps teams that have a lot of team autonomy should think about the way they deploy their applications. Because they are now responsible from start to finish: you break it, you fix...
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...

Migrating Terraform from AWS to Azure: credentials & secrets

It is probably safe to say that the vast majority of Terraform users cut their teeth with the AWS providers to deploy their first cloud environments using infrastructure as code. It...
Building out a Kubernetes cluster with Terraform

Building out a Kubernetes cluster with Terraform

If you remember back to our last article in the series, the boss had just had an epiphany and decided that our perfectly functional LAMP stack was not resilient enough and...
Making-sense-of-Container-Data-Protection

Making sense of Container Data Protection

This question is often translated into “why backup containers?”. Perhaps the challenge is not about backing up containers but protecting modern containerized applications. Does it make sense to do container data...
HCP Vault

Announcing HCP Vault Public Beta

You will most likely know that Hashicorp Cloud Platform can allow the creation of a cloud-based Consul deployment on the AWS and Azure clouds. This enables the quick and significantly easier...
HashiCorp Vault 1.5 and Consul Service on Azure

HashiCorp Vault 1.5 and Consul Service on Azure

Whitepaper: Increasing Developer Velocity in the Cloud Operating Model This whitepaper discusses how HashiCorp tools and the GitHub platform work together to enable organizations to adopt a strong CI/CD workflow and increase...
esting Terraform code with terratest – part 1

Testing Terraform code with terratest – part 1

This is the first post on productionalizing your Terraform environments with Terratest. This builds on our original set of articles that show how to build out a traditional LAMP stack using terraform...

What does HashiCorp’s Series E of $175 million mean for cloud-native?

Hashicorp has raised $175 Million US in funding to aid them in their stage of growth. HashiCorp's Series E positions them to take advantage of their multi-cloud messaging. The money will...

New trends and buzzwords in the DevOps era: are you ready for 2021?

As the year 2020 comes to an end, it's nice to look back at the trends and hypes we got so far. It is even more exiting to see which trends...