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How We Help Bridge Knowledge Gaps on a Team

Dec 3, 2019 by Michal Cwienczek

At Container Solutions, we often develop advanced Cloud Native solutions and cutting-edge technologies with our customers. There are many challenges with this work. One of them we encounter often is getting everyone on the team on the same level of understanding and engagement.

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Running Linux Workloads on Windows — the New Way

Nov 26, 2019 by Thomas Richter

There are a lot of cases where developers are using Windows. Often times it is used as a development platform, either simply through developer preference, or due to company policy or a tooling dependency. As more frameworks and services become available on the Linux platform, such as Microsoft’s .NET Core, Linux becomes more attractive as a target environment for running and testing projects—especially with the abundance of tooling and.

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What We Learned at DevOps Days Montreal (Spoiler: a Lot)

Nov 19, 2019 by Ian Crosby

Community has always been a huge part of Container Solutions, from meetups to workshops to conferences. When we launched our new office in Montreal last year, we were eager to join in the local community by participating in events. So we co-sponsored last year’s DevOps Days Montreal. Earlier this month, we did it again. 

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How to Create a Kubernetes Cluster in Under 60 Seconds

Nov 14, 2019 by Dawid Ziolkowski

In the past few weeks, I have been doing a lot of different tests and deployments on Kubernetes. Therefore, I had to create and destroy Kubernetes clusters many times (some days, even a few times an hour). I needed a fresh cluster due to specific things I was testing, so simply deleting all the pods, services, deployment, etc., to make the cluster ‘like new’ wouldn’t help.

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Prototyping On-Premises Network Infrastructure for Workloads Running on Kubernetes Clusters: Part 4

Nov 12, 2019 by Piotr Szlenk

This is part four of a four-part blog series. In this final installment, I’ll explain the second of two scenarios available for Calico and Kubernetes deployment, in which Calico is configured to peer with Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) with IP Fabric and it doesn’t encapsulate inter-pod traffic into VXLAN. If you are interested in Calico deployment with VXLAN encapsulation, please see the previous blog post.

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