Asynchronous Bind with the Automation Broker

Introduction In June 2017, Todd Sanders & John Matthews introduced readers to the Ansible Playbook Bundles (APB) and the Automation Broker. Back then, the broker was named Ansible Service Broker but it serves the same function today, in conjunction with APBs, deliver simple to complex multi-container services to OpenShift or Kubernetes. The Ansible Playbook Bundles […]

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How to Enable Static Egress IP in OCP

How to enable static egress IP in Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform 3.7 release introduced a new feature for egress traffic management. Egress is the traffic that is leaving the OpenShift cluster to an external server. An example of such traffic would be an application running in a container invoking […]

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[Podcast] PodCTL Basics – Windows Containers & Kubernetes

[Podcast] PodCTL Basics - Windows Containers & Kubernetes

It’s been a while since we did a “PodCTL Basics” show (see: Kubernetes, Linux Containers, Containerizing an Application, Services Meshes), but we’ve heard a lot of questions about Windows Containers, so we thought it was time to review the basics. In this short show, we talk about the differences between Linux and Windows containers, the dependencies […]

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[Podcast] PodCTL #31 – Reviewing Kubernetes 1.10

[Podcast] PodCTL #31 - Reviewing Kubernetes 1.10

Like clockwork, a new release of Kubernetes comes out every quarter. And with the arrival of Spring comes Kubernetes 1.10. Stability, Security, Networking and Storage are front of center of the new release. This week we dig into the 1.10 release and highlight some of the features that we believe will have the biggest impact […]

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How to use GPUs with Device Plugin in OpenShift 3.9 (Now Tech Preview!)

How to use GPUs with Device Plugin in OpenShift 3.9 (Now Tech Preview!)

This post updates the previous version based on OpenShift 3.6 with relevant changes for OpenShift 3.9, namely the introduction of Device Plugins. Device Plugin support is now marked as Tech Preview in OpenShift 3.9. Introduction The inclusion of Machine Learning and Artificial intelligence components has quickly become the hallmark of many next generation applications.  Being able to […]

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Announcing the OpenShift Container Platform 3.9 GA

OpenShift Container Platform 3.9 is generally available today! As always, release notes, downloads, and other information are available on the Red Hat OpenShift customer portal. OCP 3.9 contains our usual nods to enhanced security and usability, including new central auditing capabilities, console time-outs, and improved service catalog workflows. CRI-O, an OCI-compliant implementation of the Kubernetes […]

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