Kubernetes the Hard Way Explained: Chapter 4

Jun 18, 2019 by Andreas Krivas

More than a year after the last post of our series regarding the Cloud Native Computing Foundation’s official Kubernetes Certified Administrator program, one might be surprised to see that Kelsey Hightower’s tutorial, Kubernetes the Hard Way, remains one of the main sources to prepare for the exam. But it has earned that distinction. It indeed provides a comprehensive and extensive way of practicing what you will need to know to earn.

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Going Cloud Native Without a Map

Jun 14, 2019 by Pini Reznik

The core problem for managers at any company contemplating a Cloud Native transformation is that they don’t know what they don’t know. They don’t even know how long it will take, so they come up with estimates based on the way they’ve previously worked. These estimates are always wildly wrong, for a number of reasons.

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What Video Games Like Apex Legends Can Teach Us About Teamwork and Microservices

May 30, 2019 by José Moreira

Online video games bring together players from around the world, offering the opportunity to work as teams toward a common goal. As gamers enter into joint missions, skills such as leadership, communication, negotiation, and collaboration get a workout. A lot of research has been done to confirm that gaming can build real-life teamwork and interpersonal skills, and even more research has examined the relationship between teamwork and project.

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How Container Solutions Built a Team in Warsaw

May 24, 2019 by Rafal Malanij

In the last 10 months, Container Solutions has set up an office in Warsaw from scratch. We did this the CS way. Here’s what we did, how we did it, and what comes next for our office!

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The Five Stages of Transformation: The Cloud Native Emotions

May 17, 2019 by Brendan Kamp

Whenever I start working with a new client -- no matter who it is or what business they’re in -- there is one thing that happens every time. Without failure, the moment comes where someone will look you dead in the eyes and tell you about this single unique problem that they have, that nobody before them has ever experienced, much less solved.

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