Tag: kubernetes

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Kubernetes Introduction: Service Mesh

For this article, we will be getting to understand what a Service Mesh is, why it is needed, and how it works in relation to Kubernetes (Orchestration framework). Definitions, terminologies will be broken down so you can better understand the aforementioned concept. Without further-ado, let’s get right into it.   Photo by Clint Adair on…

Productivity

Kubernetes Introduction: Istio

As discussed in this article, Istio is simply an implementation of the service mesh paradigm or pattern as may be called. Recall what a service mesh is: it is simply a means of managing network traffic between services in an application. An Istio Service Mesh is logically split into two components as explained earlier in…

Automation - Productivity

Automating Kubernetes Deployments With ArgoCD

Overview ArgoCD is a deployment mechanism based on the GitOps principle used in Kubernetes clusters and applications running. It is an automation tool with an impact in the productivity of your development team, specially in the CI/CD process. Argo CD is a tool that helps us forget the existence of `kubectl apply`, `helm install`, and…

Automation - Docker

Top 10 Best Practices For Docker

Containers are the industry standard. They are a unit of software that packages up an application’s code and all its dependencies for it to run reliably from one environment to another. More specifically, a Docker container image is used as a stand-alone, lightweight software package with everything needed to run your application.  Organizations from banking…

Automation - Kubernetes

Automating Multi-Tenant Applications with Kubernetes Operators

Automation in the cloud is mandatory. Beyond being mandatory, automation makes business sense. The complexity, size, and dynamics of today’s business world, especially startups, make manual operations an undesirable choice due to a lack of reliability, speed, and consistency. Much automation is achieved using Infrastructure as code. However, there may be cases where Infrastructure as…