Using Helm and Kustomize to Build More Declarative Kubernetes Workloads

Oct 8, 2019 by Brendan Kamp

With declarative infrastructure, what you define is what gets set up on your system. When software engineers use Helm, the package manager for Kubernetes, in building a Cloud Native system, they tend to believe that specifying a value.yaml file is being ‘declarative.’

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Going from Corporate Citizen to Cloud Native

Oct 4, 2019 by Charlotte Mach

About four months ago I left my cushy enterprise job in sales at Oracle to go work as a Cloud Native engineer at Container Solutions.

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What Container Solutions Does, in 4 Steps: Think, Design, Build, Run

Oct 1, 2019 by Heather Joslyn

Moving your business to the cloud could mean freeing your organisation from the need to maintain your own antiquated, energy-sucking data centres for everything. Escaping the ever-present threat that a problem in one part of your system could cripple the whole thing. Recruiting—and keeping— smart engineers eager to work with the latest technology.

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A Cloud Native Transformation Scenario to Avoid: ‘Lift and Shift’

Sep 27, 2019 by Pini Reznik

Getting started with Cloud Native is deceptively easy. Anyone, anywhere—even with zero Cloud Native experience—can simply go online to any public cloud provider, click, and within 10 seconds have a fully-provisioned container running.

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Linux Capabilities In Practice

Sep 25, 2019 by Adrian Mouat

In a previous post we covered the history and rules behind capabilities. In this post, we'll go through some examples of how Linux capabilities work and can be used, and the tooling available. We will also take a look at why capabilities are important when working with containers.

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