What’s the Difference Between OpenShift and Kubernetes?

What's the Difference Between OpenShift and Kubernetes?

Over on the Red Hat Blog, Brian “redbeard” Harrington has laid out an excellent new post explaining just how Kubernetes, Red Hat OpenShift and OKD all relate to one another. From his post: At CoreOS we considered Kubernetes to be the “kernel” of distributed systems. We recognized that a well designed job scheduler, operating across […]

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[Podcast] PodCTL #44 – Looking at 3yrs of Kubernetes

[Podcast] PodCTL #44 - Looking at 3yrs of Kubernetes

With Kubernetes recently celebrating it’s 3rd anniversary, we thought it would be a good idea to look back at what has made the project successful, the growth of the ecosystem, the adoption by companies around the world, as well as areas where the market feels that there is still room for improvement. The show will […]

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[Podcast] PodCTL #34 – Unifying CoreOS and OpenShift

[Podcast] PodCTL #34 - Unifying CoreOS and OpenShift

It’s Red Hat Summit week, so of course we needed to have a show that was focused on the important Kubernetes announcements. This week we sat down withJoe Fernandes (@joefern1, Sr. Director Product Management @OpenShift) and Reza Shafii (@rezaloo, Sr. Director Product Management @OpenShift, formerly @CoreOS) to discuss the integration of the CoreOS technologies and […]

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[Podcast] PodCTL #18 – Microsoft in the Kubernetes Ecosystem

[Podcast] PodCTL #18 - Microsoft in the Kubernetes Ecosystem

This past week was the KubeCon / CloudNativeCon event in Austin, TX, the premier Kubernetes even in the industry. We had the opportunity to sit down withGabe Monroy (@gabrtv, Lead Product Manager Containers @ Azure, CNCF Board Member) to discuss the various areas where Microsoft is working with the Kubernetes ecosystem to create tools and […]

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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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Open Service Broker API and Platform Evolution

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At Cloud Native Day in Toronto in August, a presentation was given about a proof-of-concept project that would provide a consistent API for platforms to be able to access 3rd-party services. The news of that presentation went mostly under the radar, but it had the potentially to have a significant impact on the future of container-based, cloud-native platforms (such as Red Hat OpenShift). Fast forward 4 months and that significant impact has become a reality, with the formal announcement of the Open Service Broker API [code on GitHub].

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Transforming the Development Model for OpenShift and the Business Model for Red Hat

Transforming the Development Model for OpenShift and the Business Model for Red Hat

OpenShift 3 was the culmination of more than a year’s worth of planning and development with general availability announced at Red Hat Summit 2015. It was a significant release for many reasons and was especially gratifying for the team given the big bets made around fundamental underlying technology components. The implications for the development model around OpenShift may not have been obvious, however, and by extension the larger transformation at Red Hat may also have been understated.

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