OpsMx Adds Spinnaker to AWS Marketplace

Overview OpsMx is excited to announce the availability of Spinnaker AMI on AWS Marketplace. The Spinnaker AMI will allow users to launch Open Enterprise Spinnaker (OES) with Minio Storage. Prerequisites Below are the mandatory configurations to launch OpsMx AMI Launch an t2.2xlarge Setup Spinnaker related security groups Mandatory to have kubernetes installed and have kubeconfig handy. Types of AMI’s release…

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Terraform Integration with Spinnaker

Overview OpsMx announces Terraform integration for Spinnaker. This blog describes how to use Terraform with Spinnaker. If you are currently using Terraform for provisioning, this enhancement enables Spinnaker to continuously deploy using Terraform. What is Terraform? Terraform is a tool for building, changing, and versioning infrastructure safely and efficiently. Terraform can manage existing and popular service providers as well as…

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Spinnaker Operator for Kubernetes: Setup Guide

Overview This Operator allows users to spin up Open Enterprise Spinnaker (OES) to manage deployments etc., using Openshift CRD’s. With the help of Spinnaker Services Operator, users will have the convenience and confidence of a simplified approach to execute CI/CD process with high velocity and quality deployments in all environments. What is operator? Operatorhub is a home for the kubernetes…

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OpsMx adds Spinnaker Operator for OpenShift & Kubernetes

We are excited to announce that OpsMx added the Spinnaker operator for OpenShift and Kubernetes environments. Spinnaker Operator allows for easier deployment and maintenance of OpsMx Spinnaker in an OpenShift and Kubernetes environment. What is Operator? An Operator is a method of packaging, deploying and managing a Kubernetes application (in this case, Spinnaker CD). A Kubernetes application is an application…

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Spinnaker 1.13 – What’s New

Spinnaker 1.13 release was released on March 25th,2019 and it brings a lot of exciting updates including the following. Improved streamlined experience forĀ building, baking, and deploying of your applications to Azure on Spinnaker The older over of Azure provider has been updated. Current latest(1.13) updates provide a significantly improved experience that streamlines the building, baking, and deploying of your applications…

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Compliance verification for Kubernetes

This blogs describes methods of verifying and enforcing compliance with OpsMx Autopilot. Dynamic Admission Control mechanisms of Kubernetes provide the framework to achieve compliance. Admission Control in Kubernetes Admission control mechanism is an important construct that is going into beta in next release of Kubernetes. Read more about here. https://unofficial-kubernetes.readthedocs.io/en/latest/admin/admission-controllers Compliance Verification need the following three pieces of the puzzle:…

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OpsMx Compliance Service for Spinnaker

Overview We at OpsMx have developed the Compliance Management feature which simplifies and strengthens compliance with regulations across CI/CD. Also, improves visibility into control effectiveness, and helps to ensure timely issue remediation. It also aligns internal policies, standards, laws, and regulations, thereby eliminating inefficiencies and redundancies. Why Compliance Service? Compliance service helps achieve the below: Enforcing pipeline stage structure based…

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OpsMx Audit Service for Spinnaker

This blogs describes the Audit service for OpsMx.. Why Audit Service? How to enable Audit Service? Audit comes as part of Open Enterprise Spinnaker (OES). Please download OES. If you need assistance, please reach us out at hello@opsmx.com.

Kubernetes Red/Black (Blue/Green) deployments with Spinnaker

This blog helps to understand Kubernetes Red/Black deployments with Spinnaker and Traffic Shaping through Istio. Kubernetes deployment strategies Kubernetes supports declarative rollout strategy with with management objects like deployments and replica-sets. Some of the commonly used rollout strategies are as follows: Recreate Terminates the current running version and replaces with the new version. spec: replicas: 10 strategy: type: Recreate Rolling…

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