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2020

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VSHN.timer #37: Extreme Kubernetes

Welcome to another VSHN.timer! Every Monday, 5 links related to Kubernetes, OpenShift, CI / CD, and DevOps; all stuff coming out of our own chat system, making us think, laugh, or simply work better. This week we’re going to talk about stretching Kubernetes in all directions and testing its capacities and resilience. Ready for a workout?

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VSHN.timer #36: /dev/random

Welcome to another VSHN.timer! Every Monday, 5 links related to Kubernetes, OpenShift, CI / CD, and DevOps; all stuff coming out of our own chat system, making us think, laugh, or simply work better. This week we’re going to mashup a quick bric-à-brac of stuff we found online. Maybe there’s a hidden theme across all these links?

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Having fun in the home office

We’re already at our second week of Home Office in the COVID-19 quarantine. It is time for me to reflect and make a short interim evaluation. As the person responsible for People Ops in VSHN, it is my natural concern to ensure that all VSHNeers stay motivated in these times, that we keep in touch with each other, and that nobody feels alone.

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We support with a 90 days free APPUiO offer

We are experiencing unprecedented times due to the coronavirus. The COVID-19 pandemic has a significant impact on people’s health, our daily lives, as well as on businesses and the economy. In these special times and increasing challenge that we all currently have to master, we at APPUiO would like to make a contribution. Therefore we offer you as “immediate help” an APPUiO Public account on cloudscale.ch with 1100 mC CPU, 2.0 GiB memory for a full 90 days free of charge, which corresponds to a value of CHF 300.

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VSHN.timer #35: Working From Home

Welcome to another VSHN.timer! Every Monday, 5 links related to Kubernetes, OpenShift, CI / CD, and DevOps; all stuff coming out of our own chat system, making us think, laugh, or simply work better. This week we are going to do an overview of the best practices, ideas, and books about working from home that we have found so far.

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Moneycab interview with VSHN CEO Patrick Mathers

Patrick Mathers, CEO VSHN, im Interview. Moneycab.com: Herr Mathers, bitte erläutern Sie kurz was Ihr Unternehmen macht. Patrick Mathers: Die Digitalisierung macht heute vor keiner Branche mehr halt. Das bedeutet, dass so gut wie alle Unternehmen nun auch gleichzeitig IT-Firmen sein müssen, egal ob es sich hierbei um einen Finanzdienstleister oder einen Detailhändler handelt. Zudem wird die benötigte IT komplexer, schnelllebiger und risikoreicher, weswegen Software kontinuierlich weiterentwickelt werden muss.

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Welcome Michel

Hi, I’m Michel Rios, What did you do for a living before joining VSHN? The last few years I worked as a VoIP Supporter and lately as Technical Service Engineer, primarily troubleshooting VoIP related issues of customers and assisting customers in setting up VoIP solutions. Also I was able to work on projects and expanded my knowledge in this field.

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VSHN.timer #34: Cloud Native Ranting

Welcome to another VSHN.timer! Every Monday, 5 links related to Kubernetes, OpenShift, CI / CD, and DevOps; all stuff coming out of our own chat system, making us think, laugh, or simply work better. We always talk about cool things that (supposedly) work. So this week we decided to to talk about those things that don’t really work that well. Because, let’s be honest, that’s how it goes sometimes.

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