DORA: The State of DevOps in 2018

Sep 25, 2018 by Ian Crosby

DORA, the DevOps Research and Assessment team, have recently released their 2018 State of DevOps report. An intensive collection and analysis of data on the usage and application of DevOps across organisations, including containers, orchestration, and cloud native practices. In this series of blog posts we will take a look the some interesting findings within the report and how they relate to what we at Container Solutions have seen in the.

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Deploying configurable frontend web application containers

Sep 19, 2018 by José Moreira

The approach for deploying a containerised application typically involves building a Docker container image from a Dockerfile once and deploying that same image across several deployment environments (development, staging, testing, production).

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The Cloud Native Engineer Role

Aug 17, 2018 by Catalin Jora

Cloud computing changed the required skills for software engineers and system administrators. IT departments that didn’t continuously researched and adopted new technologies are usually caught off-guard when they decide to “move to the cloud”. A cloud native IT department requires new skills as the software they have will need refactoring and repackaging to run and take advantage of the new environment, the cloud. About those skills and.

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Building a Serverless cloud-native application from scratch

Jun 7, 2018 by Hamish Hutchings

I recently wrote a post on configuration management (Golang Configuration in 12 Factor Applications). It got me thinking about writing a series of posts about what is meant when we talk about a 'cloud native' application. So this is the beginning of a series on writing, from scratch, a cloud-native application.

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Golang Configuration in 12 Factor Applications

May 9, 2018 by Hamish Hutchings

I have been working on a Go project for the past couple of months, I have found the language pleasant to use and the tooling has been pretty impressive. I am not going to talk about this though, I am more interested in how to build out a 12 Factor app in Golang.

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