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    This blog post is the conclusion of a series. In Part 1 of this blog series about unikernels, I explained what unikernels are, and their role in reducing resource usage within operating systems and ma...

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    All About Unikernels: Part 1, What They Are, What They Do, and What’s New

    This blog post is part of a two-part series. In this blog post I’d like to provide an overview of what unikernels are, how they fit in the cloud computing landscape and what projects are driving the t...

    Recruiting After the Crisis: What Job Candidates Should Know

    Before COVID-19 shut everything down, Container Solutions was growing extremely fast, having a goal to hire more than 100 new engineers in 2020.

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    Deep Dive: Building a Kubernetes Operator SDK for Java Developers

    Recently Container Solutions released version 1.0.0 of the java-operator-sdk, which allows developers to implement Kubernetes operators in a simple and convenient way. In this post I would like to giv...

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    Bootstrap as Code: Part 3, Hybrid—a Place for On-Premises in the Cloud

    This article is the conclusion of a three-part series. In Part 1 of this blog series, we explored the bare-metal world and tools that help to bring its provisioning closer to the clouds. We introduced...

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    Bootstrap as Code: Part 1, Hardware Is Here To Stay

    This article is the beginning of a series.  Here’s a bold claim: It’s 2020 and we are in a post-cloud era. Cloud computing adoption has reached such a critical mass that even the most conservative org...