I apologize in advance for the loud background noise but I couldn't pass up an opportunity to interview Phil Estes our first interview on The Byte where we talk about his first computer, containerD, and since Phil is frequenting a lot of conferences and sometimes reviews Call for Papers(CFP) I ask him some CFP tips and general conference tips.
Komiser is a polished dashboard that will analyze and monitor cloud cost, usage, security, and governance with a single pane of glass. Komiser is well put together with a slick user interface enabling greater visibility into your Cloud Environments.
The Microsoft Build Conference announced a major update to the Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL). No more emulating Linux but now we can start running Linux natively on Windows. Stay tuned as the update is expected in June.
A compiled list of Kubernetes Failure stories. Not how Kubernetes fails but war stories about how companies experienced Kubernetes failures and the post mortem of such events. A great resource and a bit of transparency into what happens in the real world.
Portainer is a user interface for managing Docker standalone, docker compose, or Docker Swarm deployments. This simple and intuitive Dashboard allows for managing all aspects of Docker and the supporting infrastrucutre.
Microsoft Visual Studio Code Live Share extension allows for sharing our VS Code editor easily with others. This collaborative experience is great for code reviews, troubleshooting, and learning environments. Live Share makes it easy to work together on the same code without the issue of setting up different environments or OS issues.
The Open Policy Agent enables fine-grained control across your cloud-native environment. Before we coupled policies with our applications. Open Policy Agent allows us to separate the policy decisions which allows us to apply and change new policies without affecting the running workloads. We also explore the company behind Open Policy Agent Styra and how they plan to expand OPA with a managed service.
DockerCon Day 2 Recap covered the Docker & ARM partnership, some demos around how we can now build ARM containers on either X86 or ARM machines. New Docker CLI plugins for provisioning remote infrastructure, building parallel builds, and a lot more
DockerCon Day 1 recap about the keynote announcements around Docker Enterprise 3.0, Desktop Enterprise, Docker App, Docker Enterprise as a Service, Customer use cases like Carnival cruise lines and Lindsay corporation and some interesting new companies. Lots of great news and announcements.
The Ghost Content Management System (CMS) is fast, clean, and designed for writing. Ghost is a 100% blogging platform which focuses on an amazing writing experience. I have converted from WordPress 5 years ago across several of my projects and couldn't bee happier with the results.
Taking some time away to recharge the batteries when my personal blog went a bit viral. In this episode, we discuss how the different social media platforms sent traffic and how my website withstood the onslaught of visitors.
Keybase is a key directory that maps social media identities to encryption keys that are publicly auditable. Keybase allows users to encrypt and decrypts chat and files between users and teams using mobile, web, and CLI clients.
Cloudflare is a global CDN service offering content distribution for your websites, speed, and HTTPS. Additionally, Cloudflare launched 126.96.36.199 secure DNS service for mobile phones which allows for secure DNS queries while on mobile networks
Google cAdvisor allows to easily analyze resource usage and performance characteristics of running containers. This stand-alone container provides real-time dashboards for all the running containers and exports metrics as default.
By reducing the complexity of our architectures and the number of tools we use frees our minds to focus on what drives our applications and businesses Less is More - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Less_is_more Marie Kondo- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marie_Kondo Minimalism - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minimalism
Netlify is a serverless approach to developing and deploying websites. No longer do we worry about servers, databases, backends. Now we build the website and distribute around the world's Content Delivery Network for blazing performance and increased security.
The most complete Open Source Monitoring solution including Monitoring, Alerting, Rule Engine, Exporters, and much more. Prometheus is the defacto standard for Cloud-Native monitoring and shapes the market with the Prometheus metrics format.