Microservices within a distributed environment is nothing new. But nowadays, when you design a microservices environment, you have to take more into consideration than just the software itself. Designing a distributed application within stateless and immutable environment can be challenging.
Valencia has selected Telefonica's Global Internet of Things (IoT) platform and the Red Hat JBoss Fuse solution for IoT to be the foundation for their Smart City project.
There’s a lot going on in the cloud, and a lot of that is open source. Microsoft and Red Hat are bringing a wave of modern open source portfolios to the cloud. Fueled by the cloud, DevOps is becoming commonplace across organizations of all sizes.
Ansible is the Swiss Army knife of DevOps, capable of handling many powerful automation tasks with the flexibility to adapt to many environments and workflows. Not all approaches are created equal though. Don't let yours undermine the simplicity and power of Ansible.
Going from manual to fully automated deployment is never easy. There many hurdles and painful lessons that await. But it is also a process that will change your culture and improve your life greatly.
The shift to containerize the enterprise is a growing industry trend, but one that has only recently seen movement in the public sector. Although there are inherent risks and security concerns with the move, the benefits can far outweigh them.
Richard Balsewich from the Samsung Business Innovation Lab focuses on, not what DevOps is a concept, but rather how much DevOps practices can do in the enterprise.
Containerization is fueling the paradigm shift toward Application-Centric IT.
Docker made it simple to run a single process in a Linux container. We often have quick success getting something like Apache or MySQL running in a docker container, especially if it's part of an application being built from scratch.