Improving Jenkins’ performance on Openshift: Part 2

Improving Jenkins’ performance on Openshift: Part 2

This blog series will take a close look at Jenkins running on Red Hat OpenShift 3.11 and the various possibilities we have to improve its performance. The first post illustrated the deployment of a Jenkins master instance and a typical workload. This second post will deal with different approaches for improving the performance of Jenkins […]

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Deploying Jenkins on OpenShift: Part 1

Deploying Jenkins on OpenShift: Part 1

This blog series will look at Jenkins running on OpenShift 3.11 and the various possibilities we have to improve its performance.  Jenkins is an open source automation tool written in Java often used for Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery. Jenkins also has hundreds of plugins that add features to the platform. Jenkins can be used […]

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[Podcast] PodCTL #39 – CI/CD and Kubernetes

[Podcast] PodCTL #39 - CI/CD and Kubernetes

One of the characteristics of the most successful deployments of OpenShift are the CI/CD pipelines that enable application integrations. This week we dove into a question from a listener – “Can you talk more about best practices for integrating CI/CD systems into Kubernetes?“ Brian and Tyler talk about the latest news from the Kubernetes community, […]

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Building Declarative Pipelines with OpenShift DSL Plugin

Building Declarative Pipelines with OpenShift DSL Plugin

OpenShift provides tight integration with Jenkins to facilitate building continuous delivery pipelines. Learn how the new OpenShift Client (DSL) Plugin enhances this integration by providing a fluent and comprehensive syntax for interacting with OpenShift through a continuous delivery pipeline and exposes the full OpenShift CLI functionality via a Jenkinsfile.

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OpenShift Pipelines with Jenkins Blue Ocean

OpenShift Pipelines with Jenkins Blue Ocean

Jenkins Blue Ocean is the new user experience for Jenkins to provide more flexibility for building and interacting with CI/CD pipelines. Using OpenShift certified Jenkins docker image and S2I process for customizing Jenkins, Blue Ocean can easily be enabled on Jenkins on OpenShift.

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Not Ready for Microservices? Evolutions and Alternatives

Not Ready for Microservices? Evolutions and Alternatives

Why did the chicken cross the road? As the old saying goes, to get the other side. Why did the company move to microservices? That answer isn’t nearly as simple. While the buzz around microservices continues to grow, it can be valuable to look at various paths that companies take to achieve their ultimate goals […]

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Red Hat Brings Application-Awareness to Kubernetes

Red Hat Brings Application-Awareness to Kubernetes

Over the last few weeks, we’ve written a lot about why Red Hat OpenShift is strategically aligned to Kubernetes, as well as why we believe that OpenShift is the most Enterprise-Ready Kubernetes offering in the marketplace today. With the investment that Red Hat has made over the past several years, along with the rapid growth […]

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