Federated Prometheus with Thanos Receive

Federated Prometheus with Thanos Receive

OpenShift Container Platform 4 comes with a Prometheus monitoring stack preconfigured. This stack is in charge of getting cluster metrics to ensure everything is working seamlessly, so cool, isn’t it? But what happens if we have more than one OpenShift cluster and we want to consume those metrics from a single tool, let me introduce […]

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OpenShift 4.2 vSphere Install Quickstart

In this blog we will go over how to get you up and running with an OpenShift 4.2 install on VMware vSphere. There are many methods to work with vSphere that allows automating in creating the necessary resources for installation. These include using Terraform and Ansible to help expedite the creation of resources. In this […]

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Ansible Operators October 2019 Update

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During this month’s Operator Framework SIG Meeting, I presented an update on the latest happenings with Ansible Operators (slides here). I touched on a few topics that I wanted to share with the greater universe. Ansible Operators are being demonstrated as a way to bring existing automation into Kubernetes Report from AnsibleFest Atlanta 2019 Workshop […]

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OpenShift 4.2: Expanded Tools and Services for Developers

OpenShift 4.2: Expanded Tools and Services for Developers

With the release of Red Hat OpenShift 4.2, developers have a lot to be excited about. New developer-facing tools and enhancements in Red Hat OpenShift 4.2 help improve the developer experience, allowing developers to be more productive. Developer Perspective in the Web Console The addition of the new Developer Perspective aims to give developers an […]

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OpenShift 4.2: The New Cluster Overview Dashboard

OpenShift 4.2: The New Cluster Overview Dashboard

Red Hat OpenShift 4.2 is a significant release that brings a number of great enhancements to the Web Console UI, but you’ll notice one of the biggest changes as soon as you log in. The Cluster Overview Dashboard is the new default landing page of the OpenShift Console and provides a birds-eye view of your […]

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OpenShift 4.2: New YAML Editor

OpenShift 4.2: New YAML Editor

Through our built-in YAML editor, users can create and edit resources right in the Red Hat OpenShift Web Console UI. In the latest release, we’ve upgraded our editor to include language server support. What is language server support? The language server support feature uses the OpenAPI schema from Kubernetes to provide content assist inside the […]

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OpenShift 4.2: Declarative Dynamic UI for your Operator

OpenShift 4.2: Declarative Dynamic UI for your Operator

When building a Kubernetes-native application, CustomResourceDefinitions (CRD) are the primary way to extend the Kubernetes API with custom resources. This post will cover generating a creation form for your custom resource based on an OpenAPI-based schema. Afterward, we are going to talk about the value you can get through Operator Descriptors to fulfill more complex […]

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OpenShift 4.2: Console customization

OpenShift 4.2: Console customization

In Openshift 4, we built a brand new UI(Console) from the ground up with the goal in mind of keeping it simple, while still giving admins the ability to customize and extend it for their needs. In this blog, we’ll answer the following Console-related questions: What can I customize in the Console? What are some of […]

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OpenShift 4.2: The API Explorer

OpenShift 4.2: The API Explorer

One of the most notable feature additions in Red Hat OpenShift 4.2’s Web Console UI is the new Explore page, featuring API explorer functionality. This feature will help novice users to learn more about Kubernetes resources while completing everyday tasks in the console. What is the API explorer? The API explorer is a new area […]

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