Succeeding with Red Hat OpenShift and VMware’s Software-Defined Datacenter (SDDC)

Succeeding with Red Hat OpenShift and VMware’s Software-Defined Datacenter (SDDC)

This is a guest post by VMware’s Robbie Jerrom. Robbie works alongside some of VMware’s largest customers in Europe as they focus on bringing Modern and Cloud-Native applications and platforms to their VMware Software-Defined Datacenter. Prior to joining VMware, Robbie spent a decade as a Software Engineer building Enterprise software such as Java virtual machines, […]

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OpenShift Commons Gathering at Red Hat Summit Boston 2019 Recap [Videos and Slides]

OpenShift Commons Gathering at Red Hat Summit Boston 2019 Recap [Videos and Slides]

It’s a wrap! the OpenShift Commons Gathering at Red Hat Summit showcased 15 OpenShift Production Case Studies and technical updates from project engineers and architects.  The OpenShift Commons Gathering featured speakers from NASA, Volkswagen, UPS, RBC Microsoft Azure, VMWare and Red Hat’s CEO Jim Whitehurst! The OpenShift Commons Gathering at Red Hat Summit brought together […]

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Meet the Red Hat Monitoring Team at KubeCon EU 2019

Meet the Red Hat Monitoring Team at KubeCon EU 2019

  KubeCon Barcelona is just around the corner, and if you’re looking for a way to enhance the monitoring capabilities of your Red Hat OpenShift clusters, then you’ll want to attend the conference’s Thursday keynote, as well as a number of other talks by the team inside Red Hat that works on Prometheus. Now that […]

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Save the Date: OpenShift Commons Gathering at Red Hat Summit announces speakers from NASA, Volkswagen, Microsoft Azure and Eli Lilly

Save the Date: OpenShift Commons Gathering at Red Hat Summit announces speakers from NASA, Volkswagen, Microsoft Azure and Eli Lilly

Check out the packed Agenda for the OpenShift Commons Gathering in Boston on May 6th! The OpenShift Commons Gathering will feature speakers from NASA, Volkswagen, Microsoft Azure and Red Hat’s CEO Jim Whitehurst. The OpenShift Commons Gathering at Red Hat Summit brings together experts from all over the world to discuss the container technologies, operators, the […]

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How and Why We’re Changing Deployment Topology in OpenShift 4

How and Why We’re Changing Deployment Topology in OpenShift 4

Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform is changing the way that clusters are installed, and the way those resulting clusters are structured. When the Kubernetes project began, there were no extension mechanisms. Over the last four-plus years, we have devoted significant effort to producing extension mechanisms, and they are now mature enough for us build systems […]

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OpenShift Commons Briefing: State of the Operators with Daniel Messer (Red Hat)

OpenShift Commons Briefing Summary In this briefing, Red Hat’s Daniel Messer gives an in-depth look at the state of Kubernetes Operators. He also delves into the Operator Framework, SDK,  Lifecycle Manager and the Operator Hub. Access the slides from this briefing: State of the Operators – Commons Briefing 02-19-2019 Join the Community at the Upcoming OpenShift […]

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Re-Imagining Virtualization with Kubernetes and KubeVirt – Part II

Re-Imagining Virtualization with Kubernetes and KubeVirt - Part II

KubeVirt – Traditional Virtualization with the New Kubernetes Previously, in Part I of this blog series, we introduced the idea that KubeVirt is about balance: Mature virtualization features and concepts, yet Kubernetes philosophy and semantics. Pods and containers disappear when stopped. Virtual machines have a life cycle and their configurations persist so they can be […]

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What’s the Difference Between OpenShift and Kubernetes?

What's the Difference Between OpenShift and Kubernetes?

Over on the Red Hat Blog, Brian “redbeard” Harrington has laid out an excellent new post explaining just how Kubernetes, Red Hat OpenShift and OKD all relate to one another. From his post: At CoreOS we considered Kubernetes to be the “kernel” of distributed systems. We recognized that a well designed job scheduler, operating across […]

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Reaching for the Stars with Ansible Operator

In this post I will show you how to use Roles published to Ansible Galaxy as an Operator to manage an application in Kubernetes. Reusing a Role in this way provides an example of how to create an Operator that simply installs an application with the flexibility to expand and customize the behavior organically as […]

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