Mesosphere to Incorporate Kubernetes into DC/OS

The announcement that Mesosphere is going to incorporate Kubernetes into DC/OS has generated a fair amount of buzz in the industry, with the consensus landing largely on the side that this is a sign that Mesosphere is ceding to Google’s open source software. I have a different perspective – namely, that this move is a..

Kubernetes Operations with Kops

Today, we’ll be building on our recent coverage of the Kubernetes Ecosystem to talk more in depth about Kops. This post is a complement to our Kubernetes webinar earlier this year and follows previous posts that cover deploying applications with Helm and creating and maintaining Kubernetes clusters with Kops. Let’s begin by addressing a basic question: What is..

Kubernetes: Ecosystem & Production Operations

Kubernetes Ecosystem: if you have been following our introductory webinar series on Kubernetes, we recently wrapped up part two: Ecosystem & Production Operations, which you can watch here. In part two, we covered production preparedness, application packaging and cluster ops, and the wider Kubernetes ecosystem and tools. In this recap, I’ll also expand on some of..

What is Kubernetes? An introductory overview

I recently completed part 1 of my webinar series on Kubernetes. The session introduced Kubernetes at a high level with hands-on demos aiming to answer the question ‘what is Kubernetes? You can watch the session here. After polling our audience, we found that most of the webinar attendees had never used Kubernetes before, or had..