[Podcast] PodCTL #11 – Introduction to Prometheus Monitoring

[Podcast] PodCTL #11 - Introduction to Prometheus Monitoring

Once your Kubernetes or OpenShift cluster is up and running, having containerized important business applications into production, it’s important to understand how those applications are working. Monitoring containers can be challenging, especially in frequently changing environments. One of the most popular monitoring frameworks for Kubernetes environment is Prometheus. We sat down with Julius Volz (@juliusvolz), […]

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[Podcast] PodCTL #10 – Service Catalog all the Things

[Podcast] PodCTL #10 - Service Catalog all the Things

One of the most frequently discussed topics that we’ve had on the show is how Kubernetes has expanded the breadth of applications that can be containerized. This allows companies to run both existing applications and new (cloud-native, microservices) applications in containers, on Kubernetes. This week, we sat down with Paul Morie (@cheddarmint, Principal Software Engineer @RedHat, […]

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[Podcast] PodCTL #8 – Managing High Performance Workloads

[Podcast] PodCTL #8 - Managing High Performance Workloads

Go bigger and go faster! That’s the theme of this week’s show with Jeremy Eder (@jeremyeder, Senior Principal Software Engineer at Red Hat), as we discuss the newly formed Kubernetes Resource Management Working Group. The show focuses on how this cross-functional group is working on these core strategies: Support for performance sensitive workloads (exclusive cores, cpu […]

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[Podcast] PodCTL #6 – What’s included with Kubernetes?

[Podcast] PodCTL #6 - What's included with Kubernetes?

This week we discuss a topic that often comes up with companies that want to build a DIY platform using Kubernetes. How much is included in the Kubernetes open source project, and how many other things have to be integrated to create a functional platform for deploying applications into production? We explore: What’s included? What’s […]

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DevOps Insights: 9 Lessons from our Customers

DevOps Insights: 9 Lessons from our Customers

As we wind down our Containers, Culture and DevOps roadshow with Gene Kim, I’ve had the opportunity to look back at some of the really valuable insight that we’ve learned from the speakers and customer panels. I wrote about a few of them in: Most Important DevOps Measurement and 7 Habits of Highly Effective DevOps, but […]

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[Podcast] PodCTL #4 – All the Tools in the Kubernetes Toolbox

[Podcast] PodCTL #4 - All the Tools in the Kubernetes Toolbox

This week’s show is all about tools, tools, and more tools. It builds upon this great post by our colleague Michael Hassenblas. We look at why there are so many options available to install, update, upgrade, manage and monitor your Kubernetes environment. The discussion looks at why Developers might choose certain tools, DevOps teams a […]

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[Podcast] PodCTL #3 – Making Sense of Container Standards

[Podcast] PodCTL #3 - Making Sense of Container Standards

On this week’s show, we shifted gears and move away from discussing Kubernetes, and focused on containers. With the pace of adoption and the pace of change happening in the container ecosystem, it might be difficult to know the status of the latest container standards. To help us better understand this, we invited Vincent Batts […]

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