Best of 2019: Our Engineers on Tech

Dec 31, 2019 by Michelle Gienow

Some of the best Cloud Native engineers in the world work for Container Solutions (yes, we’re biased, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t true).

Besides helping client companies like Shell, Adidas, and FiduciaGAD (the largest IT services provider for banks in Germany) with their Cloud Native transformations, our engineers are actively moving the technology forward by creating and contributing to open-source projects, and by organising and.

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11 Reasons for Adopting GitOps

Dec 18, 2019 by Ádám Sándor

Kubernetes allows us to manage our application deployments and other infrastructure components purely using declarative configuration files (e.g. we’re all YAML developers now). This enables us to put all these files into a Git repository, hook it up to a pipeline (Jenkins, GitLab, etc), which will apply those changes to a cluster—and voilà, we have GitOps.

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Container Solutions’ New Book Is Out! Here’s Why We Wrote It.

Dec 12, 2019 by Michelle Gienow

It is with great pride, and no small measure of relief, that we announce the publication of our new book from O’Reilly Media. As of this week, copies of ‘Cloud Native Transformation: Practical Patterns for Innovation’ are available for digital download, though if you prefer the analog version those won’t be available until 24 December. (Apologies if that messes up your holiday gift list. In the meantime, you can get a free excerpt here).

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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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