10 articles Articles posted in DevOps

From Peak to Peak: A Mission Control Tale from the Trenches

From Peak to Peak: A Mission Control Tale from the Trenches

Joep recounts the ripple effects and cascading failures he faced while leading cloud transformation at a Dutch retailer and argues for a mission control approach to managing resilience.

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Is cloud-native becoming mainstream? Yes, says CNCF

Is cloud-native becoming mainstream? Yes, says CNCF

The CNCF published its 2020 survey report, and claims cloud-native has become mainstream. Let’s look at their findings and conclusion.

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Chronosphere delivers on real-time insights for mission control teams

Chronosphere delivers on real-time insights for mission control teams

Chronosphere helps organizations operate reliably at scale and make data-driven decisions using their cloud-native microservices monitoring platform.

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Defining the Shape Using CALMS with Jason Lee

At DevOpsDays Amsterdam 2019, Jason Lee shared a story about the shifting shape of the IJ over time to explain how, using the CALMS model, DevOps in your organization will change shape, too. This post was originally posted to Amazic World I liked his presentation so much, I wanted to repeat his message. If you’d rather watch the actual presentation, it’s online here: Mapping DevOps using CALMS CALMS is often used as a framework for …

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Is VMware Project Pacific ‘Kubernetes done right’ for the enterprise?

Is VMware Project Pacific ‘Kubernetes done right’ for the enterprise?

The dust is starting to settle after this week’s VMworld. For me, the biggest announcement was Project Pacific: embedding the Kubernetes control plane directly into vSphere. VMware has seen the future is Kubernetes and acknowledged vSphere’s shortcomings to get to that future state. Project Pacific is not a superficial, ‘look at us we do Kubernetes’ bolt on. It’s re-architecting ESXi and vCenter to natively use the Kubernetes APIs to drive platform operations. My technical heart …

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Will VMware Project Pacific help customers transition to Kubernetes smoothly?

Project Pacific is an engineering project to natively embed Kubernetes into vSphere. Pacific is a deep, deep integration of the two technologies, embedding Kubernetes into ESXi to make containers first-class citizens in vSphere. The project gives developers a well-known way to deploy and operate their applications, including creating entire Kubernetes clusters and vSphere resources like virtual machines via the Kubernetes APIs, while operators can continue to leverage the power of vSphere to operate the underlying …

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Sysdig solves the instrumentation problem using eBPF

Sysdig solves the instrumentation problem using eBPF

Sysdig unlocks forensics and anomaly detection by using age-old Wireshark wisdom translated into eBPF to monitor and trace modern, cloud-native, applications.

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How Datrium ControlShift uses VMware Cloud on AWS for cloud-native Disaster Recovery

How Datrium ControlShift uses VMware Cloud on AWS for cloud-native Disaster Recovery

Previously, I talked about how to set up ControlShift in the cloud. In this post, I’ll dive into the ControlShift cloud-native disaster recovery solution, and how it leverages VMware Cloud on AWS to do on-demand disaster recovery. While this post is about recovery to VMware Cloud on AWS, Datrium has announced that it will offer Automatrix and ControlShift to Microsoft Azure in 2020, following Microsoft’s announcement to support running the VMware stack (including VMware vSphere, …

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How Datrium deploys ControlShift into the cloud

How Datrium deploys ControlShift into the cloud

Datrium’s ControlShift is a born-in-the-cloud DR solution that can be consumed as SaaS or from your own AWS account. In this post, I’ll show you how ControlShift is deployed.

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LightStep: application performance management for the new stack

LightStep: application performance management for the new stack

So LightStep are different. They have a fresh take on the APM-field and focus on issues real-world customers have when moving from monoliths to a microservices architecture. This makes them uniquely positioned to help a growing number of customers that start on their journey towards microservices and the cloud. 

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