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    WTF Is Inter-Process Communication?

    The move from monolithic architectures to microservices requires communication between the different services that make up applications. Service instances are typically processes that need to communic...

    3 (No, Make That 4) Questions: Daniel Bryant, of Ambassador Labs

    In our recurring feature, 3 Questions, we ask influential people in the Cloud Native community a trio of queries aimed at defining WTF Cloud Native is. In this edition, Daniel Bryant, director of dev ...

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    Why You Need Chaos Engineering Now More Than Ever

    About a year ago, brick and mortars like restaurants and grocery stores were scrambling to set up delivery and curbside pickup. A lot of them used chaos engineering, in production, to hunt for failure...

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    Case Study: How Slite Established Advanced GitOps Practices with Google Cloud

    Not so long ago, it was unusual for most employees to work remotely, especially full time. Then, in March 2020, came the global pandemic. Suddenly, kitchen tables, living rooms, and bedrooms were bein...

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    WTF Is Policy as Code?

    Identity is easy. Everybody has one, after all. Authentication? Possibly even less convoluted. Anyone using a smartphone authenticates dozens of times per day just to use it, and that’s even before in...

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    API Versioning: What Is It and Why Is It So Hard?

    If you want to start a debate among API technologists, just ask them to share their thoughts on "API versioning". It's a sure bet you'll uncover some strong feelings in short order. The term "API vers...

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    Vaccines Are Saving the World! But Did Content Delivery Networks Do It First?

    In January 2020, a radical public-health intervention was introduced to the world: the lockdown.  Before China wheeled it out, it had never been used at any great scale outside Hollywood. No one belie...

    We Built a .NET Operator SDK (So You Don’t Have To)

    We built a .NET Operator SDK, in C#, so you can build your own Kubernetes Operators in C# or any .NET language. There's of course the Go Operator SDK, and there's our Java Operator SDK, so why not hav...

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    Happy (Intersectional) International Women's Day!

    This year at Container Solutions we've asked ourselves to reflect on International Women's Day and what it means to us. We've chosen to share our experiences, our thoughts, and hopes—and we'd love for...