DevOps – Learning Track
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DevOps – Learning Track

  Application Centric Automation OpenShift makes it easy to use powerful orchestration tools such as Kubernetes together with container image formats such as docker to build application centric automation. Keen to just get started? Go straight to the Installation section then try one of the Labs. Still reading? Use of Kubernetes and docker primitives can … Continue reading

ANZ OpenShift Meetups
Cloud Architecture / DevOps / OpenShift / PaaS

ANZ OpenShift Meetups

OpenShift Meetups Across Australia & New Zealand Look forward to meeting fellow ANZ based OpenShift aficionados in a city near you. Upcoming events summarised below. Contact me or the relevant Meetup chapter if you have speaking slot suggestions or sponsorship interest. Chapters We have over 1000+ Shifters across Australia and New Zealand! Join an OpenShift Meetup … Continue reading

Webhooks with OpenShift
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Webhooks with OpenShift

Introduction If you already have a third party CI/CD git-compliant pipeline established, you can easily integrate this with OpenShift using webhooks. This enables a clear north/south divide between build and deployment layers, if you so wish. Here’s Neo. This lab is another in the OpenShift MiniLabs series. Objectives This post demonstrates the webhook technique by configuring an … Continue reading

A/B Deployments Made Easy with OpenShift
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A/B Deployments Made Easy with OpenShift

Introduction Who doesn’t get excited about A/B deployments?  I know I do.  With OpenShift, this power becomes accessible to mere mortals.  Moreover, you can try it right now from your own laptop. Let Cavaliers, Charley and Billy show you how. This lab is another in the OpenShift MiniLabs series. Objective A/B Hypothesis A/B deployments are about some business … Continue reading

Cloud Architecture / DevOps / Methodology / PaaS / Presales

Narrative Workshop

Preamble Want to wow your clients at your next workshop? Then read on for a workshop-on-workshops! You will learn how to facilitate a workshop that drives change and then walk away with a simple and reusable framework that emerged from DevOps project experience. Introduction The team’s been formed, they’ve been storming, so let’s start norming. Presented here … Continue reading

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PaaSonomics

Summary This post presents a cost modelling approach by which to compare private versus public platform-as-a-service (PaaS) Cloud delivery platforms. An R based script is supplied which can be downloaded and customised to generate a cost-comparison graph. Background Service delivery platforms built according to Cloud architecture principles are becoming the dominant platform pattern. Compound percentage … Continue reading