Why Do I Need TOSCA If I’m Using Kubernetes? Part II of II
In the first part of this series, titled ”Why Do I Need * If I’m Using Kubernetes?”, I discussed why I believe the general sentiment that everything should move to Kubernetes is shortsighted and misguided. I wanted to follow up that post with an article specifically on how we followed our own advice and took
Why Do I Need * If I’m Using Kubernetes? Part I of II
I’m just returning from the Kubecon Austin event and I must admit that the vibe, and the amount of innovation, around Kubernetes reminded me of the good old OpenStack events. Now that Docker Swarm seems to be dropping behind, it definitely feels like Google and Kubernetes are killing it. During the event we announced our
Introducing the Cloudify Kubernetes Multi-Cloud Provider
In my previous blog post about the Kubernetes Plugin for Cloudify, I broke down the reasoning behind the need to orchestrate Kubernetes – the main reason being the need to orchestrate across diverse workloads. It’s no easy feat to get multiple Kubernetes clusters on different public and private clouds to talk with each other in
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 TOSCA Times Pt 2 – Handling Workflows in TOSCA vs Similar DSLs
In this second installment, Michael discusses how TOSCA workflows differ from other DSLs, such as BPMN/BPML and BPEL due to its model-driven, vs task-driven, design.
The TOSCA Times Pt I – The TOSCA Landscape in 2017
In this first installment, Michael discusses the current landscape of TOSCA in 2017 and why he believes this is the year of TOSCA.
NFV Makes Its Move – Telecom and Enterprise NFV Predictions for 2017
Nati Shalom, CTO of GigaSpaces/Cloudify, offers his insights into what’s coming for NFV in 2017.
Utilizing Declarative Model-Driven TOSCA Orchestration for NFV
This post explains how to take the right advantages of TOSCA Orchestration for NFV with a model-driven approach as opposed to BPMN and others.
A Big Win to Kick Off a New Year
This post takes a look at Cloudify’s successes in 2016 – and especially how the open approach was the Goliath killer in telcos and enterprise`s this year.
Orchestrating An Application Lifecycle From Development on OpenStack, to QA on AWS, Through Production on VMware with Cloudify
Michael demonstrates how you can use Cloudify with Kanban to easily move an application from code change through production on three different clouds – OpenStack, AWS, and VMware.