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    The No-Jargon Zone: How to Talk About Cloud Native Tech

    Have you ever felt that collective sigh wash over a room during a system demo, when a colleague goes into excruciatingly unnecessary detail describing how a feature or fix was implemented? Have you ev...

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    WTF Is Cloud Native Technology?

    Cloud Native is so big, sprawling, new, and complex, even our own Cloud Native engineers grapple with the best ways to define it, its problems, and its perks. 

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    3 for 3: a Trio of Cloud Native Influencers Answer WTF's Big Questions

    WTF is Cloud Native? Even the experts don't completely agree. To help us unpack this sprawling topic, WTF is launching a series in which we ask some of the industry's thought leaders three key questio...

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    Cloud Native and Jobless Recoveries: What's Our Role?

    We’re in a new, global recession caused by the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. During recessions, shareholders place pressure on companies to learn to do ‘more with less’, often by supplementing thei...

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    Cloud Native, Going Green, and the Power of Civil Resistance

    What’s the best way to change the world? Two researchers published a book in 2011 on the history of conflict that took up that very question. Their book Why Civil Resistance Works pointed out a surpri...

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    WTF Is WTF Is Cloud Native?

    What the fuck is Cloud Native? As a technologist, it could be the most important question you’ve asked yourself this decade.

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    A Glossary Of Cloud Native Terms

    We need to talk. No, really—one of the hardest parts of wrapping your head around the complexities of Cloud Native is getting a handle on all the lingo. Containers, microservices, and orchestration, o...

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    Cloud Native: Getting Culture Right

    There is a great deal of talk about the crucial role culture plays when a company undertakes a Cloud Native transformation. But what does that really mean, and why is it so important?