Looking ahead to 2017 for OpenShift

Looking ahead to 2017 for OpenShift

As we flip the calendar ahead to 2017, it’s time to look forward to the big trends that we believe will shape the next 12 months. These aren’t “predictions”, but rather an amplification of trends that the OpenShift team has seen emerging in 2016 and we believe will become more mainstream in 2017.   Vertical Industry Collaboration Whether […]

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What is Enterprise-Ready Kubernetes?

What is Enterprise-Ready Kubernetes?

Over two years ago, the OpenShift team made a critical decision to support both Docker containers and the emerging Kubernetes project. At the time, that decision was a classic innovator’s dilemma. Their challenge at the time was not unlike the conversations that we have with customers on a daily basis. How can their company make a transition towards becoming a more digital-native company? How can their company get there without abandoning all of their existing investments, or giving up some existing advantages they have in their marketplace? How can they avoid building a DIY platform?

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Digital Transformation is More than 12-Factor Apps

Digital Transformation is More than 12-Factor Apps

A critical part of any transformation is a rationalization of where a company is today and whether or not existing assets and investments (e.g. applications, process, people, people skills, etc.) can continue to provide a competitive advantage into the future. While new technology does and will play a critical role in the transformation, it is often existing capabilities that buffer a company’s ongoing success through the transition.

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OpenShift 3.3 Pipelines – Deep Dive

OpenShift 3.3 Pipelines - Deep Dive

Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment have been hot topics in our industry for the last few years. From the initial release of OpenShift 3.0, we’ve included features to let you build automated workflows to consume changes and redeploy applications. This article dives into CI/CD and pipeline management on OpenShift 3.3.

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Microservices – How to Explain Them to Your CEO

Microservices - How to Explain Them to Your CEO

Understand how to explain microservices and DevOps to your CIO and CEO using this walkthrough of a functioning cloud-native application. The application used in this walkthrough was highlighted as part of a live demonstration during the keynote at Red Hat Summit 2016 in San Francisco.

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Continuous Integration and Deployment with OpenShift v3

Continuous Integration and Deployment with OpenShift v3

I’m going to diverge a bit from my usual discussion of OpenShift v3 features and function to instead walk through how easy it is to integrate Jenkins into an OpenShift v3 environment.  Please keep in mind that this is intended to demonstrate the flexibility of the image based approach OpenShift v3 is introducing and what […]

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