Kubernetes Operators Best Practices

Kubernetes Operators Best Practices

Introduction Kubernetes Operators are processes connecting to the master API and watching for events, typically on a limited number of resource types. When a relevant event occurs, the operator reacts and performs a specific action. This may be limited to interacting with the master API only, but will often involve performing some action on some […]

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Red Hat OpenShift Operator Certification

Red Hat OpenShift Operator Certification

Last week at Red Hat Summit we announced Red Hat OpenShift Operator Certification. We’re excited to be able to offer an ecosystem of certified Operators for enterprise applications embedded in Red Hat OpenShift. Red Hat OpenShift Certified Operators offer consistent packaging, deployment and lifecycle management of applications across all OpenShift 4 footprints. At the time […]

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OpenShift Commons Gathering at Red Hat Summit Boston 2019 Recap [Videos and Slides]

OpenShift Commons Gathering at Red Hat Summit Boston 2019 Recap [Videos and Slides]

It’s a wrap! the OpenShift Commons Gathering at Red Hat Summit showcased 15 OpenShift Production Case Studies and technical updates from project engineers and architects.  The OpenShift Commons Gathering featured speakers from NASA, Volkswagen, UPS, RBC Microsoft Azure, VMWare and Red Hat’s CEO Jim Whitehurst! The OpenShift Commons Gathering at Red Hat Summit brought together […]

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OperatorHub.io Operator Round-Up

OperatorHub.io Operator Round-Up

In the few short weeks since Operator Hub launched, there have been many additions to the site’s trove of Kubernetes Operators. They offer services for your Kubernetes cluster ranging from etcd and CockroachDB, to Jaeger Tracing and Dynatrace. Like spring flowers, Operators have popped up from the open source community soil. We wanted to gather […]

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OpenShift 4 ISV Operators

In Red Hat OpenShift 4, the Operator Hub provides access to community and certified operators that facilitate the deployment and configuration of potentially complex applications. In this video, we take a look at creating and scaling a Couchbase cluster using the operator shipped with OpenShift 4.

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Getting started with the Couchbase Autonomous Operator in Red Hat OpenShift 3.11

Getting started with the Couchbase Autonomous Operator in Red Hat OpenShift 3.11

This is a guest post from Couchbase’s Sindhura Palakodety, Senior Technical Support Engineer.  Couchbase is the first NoSQL vendor to have generally available, production-certified operator for the Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform. The Couchbase Autonomous Operator enables enterprises to more quickly adopt the Couchbase Engagement Database in production to create and modernize their applications for […]

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OpenShift Commons Briefing: State of the Operators with Daniel Messer (Red Hat)

OpenShift Commons Briefing Summary In this briefing, Red Hat’s Daniel Messer gives an in-depth look at the state of Kubernetes Operators. He also delves into the Operator Framework, SDK,  Lifecycle Manager and the Operator Hub. Access the slides from this briefing: State of the Operators – Commons Briefing 02-19-2019 Join the Community at the Upcoming OpenShift […]

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Reaching for the Stars with Ansible Operator

In this post I will show you how to use Roles published to Ansible Galaxy as an Operator to manage an application in Kubernetes. Reusing a Role in this way provides an example of how to create an Operator that simply installs an application with the flexibility to expand and customize the behavior organically as […]

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