Watch | Cloudify @ ONUG; Escaping the Multi-cloud headache
Your CI/CD pipeline in today’s cloud environment is … well, more than complicated. It can become a major blocker, particularly when dealing with multi-cloud. Watch our CTO’s 10 minute session at ONUG Fall 2019 and learn why existing automation tools alone are not the way forward. Click here and register to access the full video.
Tech Focus | Kubernetes & The Quest for Orchestration
Kubernetes adoption is growing rapidly and has become the de-facto standard platform for running cloud-native applications. Having said that more than half (52%) of companies are not widely adopting Kubernetes within their organizations due to a lack of expertise, highlighting the operational complexity of Kubernetes deployment and the acute need for management solutions – cited […]
Tech Focus | The Path to Intelligent Orchestration
Orchestration can be viewed as part of an automation continuum- even though, of course, all software is essentially automation. Layer upon layer of abstraction has been built to improve productivity and understand complex systems. The cloud revolution is built up these abstractions, going beyond mere application logic to the computer itself; these abstractions are the […]
Orchestration: Taking Automation to the Next Level
Automation and Orchestration Back in 2011, Forbes published an article with the headline, “Now Every Company is a Software Company.” What does that have to do with automation? In the years since the article was published, many businesses have started their DevOps transformation, and with it, automation is now an important—if not critical—aspect to every […]
The Disruption Cycle – A Dime a Dozen.
Before the dust even settled around the whopping Dell/EMC deal, another bombshell was dropped with the Red Hat acquisition of Ansible over the weekend. While I was still processing my thoughts on what I think the Dell deal means for the enterprise IT industry – I had to make an abrupt about-face and […]
DevOps Trail Blazers – People I Love to Follow
I love brilliant people, creating amazing products, and spreading the love just for the sake of community and better code. I feel like people that awesome deserve respect and recognition – and don’t receive them often enough. And while I’m not one for corny lists, I decided to forego my inner inhibitions that told […]
Intro to Puppet, Installing your First MySQL Service in 5 Minutes
Puppet, a popular configuration management tool is used by many IT companies to help facilitate and automate the setup of environments. We’ll discuss Cloudify in this context from a cloud orchestration perspective – running between the application and the cloud you choose to work with and help in 3 different phases – pre-deployment, deployment, […]