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2019

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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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Bienvenido 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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Supported Kubernetes Operator SDK workflows

Section 2 – 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 the pros and cons of using the various operators’ workflows.

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Finn Schunk: Intro day at VSHN

I once wanted to learn real programming, so I wrote a mail to Aarno Aukia and asked if I could come by for a trial day. He wrote me back very quickly and we made an appointment. I received more detailed information on the phone from my accompanying person Peter Bittner. He explained the program to me and made me a computer ready.

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Cloud-to-Cloud Migration: Aarno contributed a technical article in iX Magazine

iX Magazine article: Cloud-to-Cloud MigrationOur CTO Aarno Aukia has contributed an article in iX Magazine 4/2019 on cloud-to-cloud migration. The challenge of Cloud-to-Cloud MigrationThere are many reasons to change the cloud provider or the cloud model. But migration is not an easy task. There are different migration options based on the underlying data.

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VSHN Teamevent #1 2019 – Adventuregolf

Unter “Warum VSHN?” ist in der Stellensuchen bei uns aufgeführt: Quartalsweise Teamevents. Noch kein Quartal dabei, oblag mir nun die Ehre, den ersten Teamevent im 2019 zu organisieren. Nun ging das grosse Suchen los: Escaperoom, Bierbrauerei, Fondueessen, Lasertag… irgendwie hat diese Firma alles «Teameventtypische» schon gemacht und mit zu abstrusen Vorschlägen wollte ich als Newbie nicht schon kommen…

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VSHN at the Google Cloud Switzerland Launch Event

Switzerland is the 6th region in Europe (europe-west6) and the 19th region of the Google Cloud Platform worldwide to offer computing, storage, big data and network services. It is connected to Google’s well-equipped, secure and private network to provide global access to all services of the Google Cloud Platform.

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