The Cloudify Blog
We Built Alexa Voice Control for Cloudify with Serverless, AWS Lambda
Serverless. It’s all the rage. And one of our awesome engineers, Joshua Cornutt, wanted to see how we could apply it to Cloudify. From that initial thought came inspiration – voice control. Amazon already has the ability to create new Alexa skills, and, with Lambda, it’s pretty simple to build a basic application. So, he
Overcoming the Five Hybrid Cloud Adoption Challenges
This article originally appeared in SDxCentral on August 25th. Let’s start with a couple of questions for the CIO reader. First, should your enterprises work with a single cloud provider? Most likely your answer will be “No!” And for good reason. Second, will hybrid (not necessarily cloud) be part of your data center’s future in
Kubernetes Core Concepts and Tools for Monitoring K8s
Kubernetes, as we’ve mentioned in earlier posts, is definitely the fastest growing open source, container-specific orchestration tools today. We are hearing more and more large organizations moving over big chunks of their business to cloud-native workloads. Github was one of the latest to take the plunge into K8s in production for all of their workloads.
VNF Onboarding, TOSCA, and ONAP – Why Operators and VNF Vendors Need to Care
Who cares about VNF onboarding? In a word – EVERYONE. Today although there are many different implementations of MANO stacks and many VNFs – the cost to onboard a VNF with MANO is quite high. The promise of automating workflows for lifecycle events requires every network operator to work with the VNF vendors and make
Introducing the Cloudify Kubernetes Plugin for Orchestrating the Deployment of Applications on K8s Clusters in a Multi-Cloud Environment
Kubernetes has already become a household name in the container management space since it dropped in 2014. When it comes to orchestration, most DevOps people come back to us with “Why orchestrate Kubernetes – it’s already an orchestrator of containers?” The answer is simple – diverse workloads! Yes, you want containers, but you also need
The Open Source Podcast – Episode 3 | An Honest Discussion on TOSCA
We’re back with Episode 3 of the Open Source Podcast! This episode, we wanted to focus on, in a lot more detail, what TOSCA means for the cloud application orchestration market, especially on the NFV side in light of the recent release of the TOSCA Simple Profile for NFV Spec in May. You can learn
How Organizations Use Orchestration to Automate Their Splunk Deployments
Learn how organizations are using orchestration to automate their Splunk deployments.
The Birth of an Edge Orchestrator – Cloudify Meets Edge Computing
Shay Naeh discusses the challenges of orchestrating at the edge and how Cloudify is the perfect orchestration platform for mobile edge devices.
Cloudify Momentum Accelerates, Exceeding Second Quarter Projections
In this post, CTO Nati Shalom gives insight into the big wins Cloudify has had in Edge Computing, NFV, and Hybrid Cloud orchestration in the first half of 2017.
Building Large-Scale Services with Micro-Services and TOSCA
In this article, Nati Shalom details how microservices can be used in a model-driven manner, with TOSCA, to create and manage larger services at scale.