Blog

2019

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Welcome Soufiane!

Welcome Soufiane! I have been working as a full-time software developer in the last 6 years after my Bachelor’s degree in computer science. I started as an ETL developer, then a year later I switched to web development. In those years I specialized in backend technologies like nodeJs, Php, Scala and especially in Java with many different frameworks.

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Go operator

For this SDK supported workflow, we provide:a) a description of the generated Operator structure (there is one for each specific workflow);b) a link to our example(s) of operator(s) based on such Operator structure (there is one for each specific workflow) and logic.c) descriptions on how to add (e.g., 3rd party) resources, different from the Core Kubernetes resource types, to your Operator d) a description of the main pros and cons of using such Operator structure (there is one for each specific workflow) and logic.

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KubeCon & CloudNativeCon 2019 Barcelona Recap

KubeCon & CloudNativeCon Europe 2019 in Barcelona: KubeCon Europe 2019 took place in Barcelona at the Fira exhibition centre, where the Mobile World Congress also takes place. As Silver Sponsor of the Linux Foundation, VSHN was present with its own booth. The flagship conference of the Cloud Native Computing Foundation gathered users and technology savvy people from leading open source and cloud communities from Kubernetes to Prometheus, OpenTracing, Fluentd, gRPC, containerd, rkt, CNI, Envoy, Jaeger, Notary, TUF, Vitess, CoreDNS, NATS, Linkerd, Helm, Harbor and etcd from 20 to 23 May 2019 in Barcelona. For four days, like-minded people met to promote the know-how and further development of cloud computing.

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DevOpsDays Zurich 2019 Recap

DevOpsDays Zurich 2019. We were Platinum Sponsor at the DevOpsDays Zurich 2019 and had our own booth with APPUiO. The number of visitors doubled again this year and you can definitely say that DevOpsDays has developed into one of the most important DevOps events in Zurich.

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The advantages of DevOps in practice

DevOps steht für eine neue Kultur und Herangehensweise in der Zusammenarbeit von bis dato getrennten Abteilungen. Development (Softwareentwicklung) und Operations (IT-Betrieb) ziehen an einem Strang, um die Softwarequalität und die Verfügbarkeit zu erhöhen und damit die Kundenzufriedenheit zu steigern.

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A (Very!) Quick Comparison of Kubernetes Serverless Frameworks

Serverless is one of those hot topics that, as many others in our industry, looks a bit like a good old idea recycled and brought back to fashion. Yet Serverless (or “Function as a Service”) looks like a natural evolution to a movement that started more than a decade ago, when Heroku and Google App Engine came under the spotlight. (This blog post is the transcription of the presentation given at the CNC Switzerland meetup, May 9th 2019. Slides are available at the end of this page.)

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Cloud Native Computing Meetup #3 2019

Our third Cloud Native Computing Meetup took place on Thursday May 9 in the Swisscom Tower in Zurich. Many thanks to Swisscom for providing the great premises and to Cloudreach for sponsoring the Apéro. The third CNC-Meetup 2019 was very well attended and after interesting speakers we had an exciting round of talks in a pleasant atmosphere and a wonderful view over Zurich.

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Welcome to VSHN, Adrian!

I started my career as a web developer in 1997 using Microsoft technologies. This was at the times when Netscape Navigator was still a thing; we did not call ourselves “Full-Stack engineers;” and apps were not running on “The Cloud” yet, but simply on a non-virtual, actual, often rebooted, Windows server, somewhere in a datacenter, with a single-core Pentium II chip, and not even a half a gigabyte of RAM.

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Examples of Supported Kubernetes Operator SDK workflows

Section 2 – Examples of Supported Kubernetes Operator SDK workflows: Here we discuss about the three available alternative workflows to generate Operators provided by the last versions of Operator SDK APIs. We also discuss pros and cons of using the various operators workflows.

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