Red Hat OpenShift and Microsoft Windows Containers

Red Hat OpenShift and Microsoft Windows Containers

Over the last several years, many users I have spoken with have told me they are down to just two operating systems in their production environments: RHEL and Windows Server. They have accomplished a lot with containers in OpenShift and want to replicate that success on the Windows platform. They see signs that Microsoft is […]

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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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ASP.NET on OpenShift part 5: Models in the MVC

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PART 5 – Models: As we’ve been seeing in this series so far, MVC stands for Model-View-Controller. In the first two parts, I talked about the Controller. In the last two parts, we went over Views and putting your project on OpenShift. In this fifth and final part of the MVC series, I’m going to write about Models.

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Using New Relic to Monitor Applications on OpenShift

Using New Relic to Monitor Applications on OpenShift

In this post, we show a way to configure New Relic to monitor an application running on OpenShift Container Platform. The repository includes a customized assemble script for Tomcat/JBoss EWS 8 that instruments an application using a New Relic Java Agent. The script for downloading and layering in New Relic Agent is baked into this assemble script.

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