Secure your Microservices

Secure your Microservices

Microservices architectures are becoming the de facto way developers are thinking about how their applications are constructed. But security remains a top concern to most organizations.  Therefore, it is important to understand the intersection of security and microservices. While not guaranteeing your application will be secure, we can look at some of the capabilities that […]

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Installing Service Mesh is Only the Beginning

Installing Service Mesh is Only the Beginning

A microservice architecture breaks up the monolith application into many smaller pieces and introduces new communication patterns between services like fault tolerance and dynamic routing.One of the major challenges with the management of a microservices architecture is trying to understand how services are composed, how they are connected and how all the individual components operate, […]

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Introducing Red Hat OpenShift 4.2: Developers get an expanded and improved toolbox  

Introducing Red Hat OpenShift 4.2: Developers get an expanded and improved toolbox  

Today Red Hat announces Red Hat OpenShift 4.2 extending its commitment to simplifying and automating the cloud and empowering developers to innovate. Red Hat OpenShift 4, introduced in May, is the next generation of Red Hat’s trusted enterprise Kubernetes platform, reengineered to address the complexity of managing container-based applications in production systems. It is designed […]

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Red Hat OpenShift Service Mesh is now available: What you should know

Red Hat OpenShift Service Mesh is now available: What you should know

Today, Red Hat OpenShift Service Mesh is now available.  As Kubernetes and Linux-based infrastructure take hold in digitally transforming organizations, modern applications frequently run in a microservices architecture and therefore can have complex route requests from one service to another. With Red Hat OpenShift Service Mesh, we’ve gone beyond routing the requests between services and […]

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[Podcast] PodCTL – Reviewing KubeCon Seattle 2018

[Podcast] PodCTL - Reviewing KubeCon Seattle 2018

In 2016, just over a 1,000 people gathered in Seattle for the first “large” KubeCon event. Just two years later, the event had grow to over 8,000 attendees (+ a long waiting list). The event has always been billed at KubeCon + CloudNativeCon, and this year’s event finally felt like the CloudNativeCon name desired equal […]

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[Podcast] PodCTL #43 – Istio, Knative, and GoogleNEXT announcements

[Podcast] PodCTL #43 - Istio, Knative, and GoogleNEXT announcements

There are four main events each year where Kubernetes is front and center – KubeCon, OpenShift Commons Gathering, Red Hat Summit and GoogleNEXT. This past week Google and the open source communities made a number of Kubernetes-related announcements, which we reviewed and discussed on this week’s show. Those announcements included the GA of Istio 1.0, […]

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Getting Started with Istio and Jaeger on Your Laptop

Getting Started with Istio and Jaeger on Your Laptop

About a year ago Red Hat announced its participation as a launch partner of the Istio project, a service mesh technology that creates an application focused network that transparently protects the applications from abnormalities in environments. The main goals of Istio are enhancing overall application security and availability through many different capabilities such as intelligent […]

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