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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OpenShift

Spinnaker Continuous Delivery for OpenShift Deployments

RedHat OpenShift is an enterprise-class Kubernetes distribution with enhancements around security and multi-tenant deployments for container applications. OpenShift is being used in several large Enterprises like Cisco, Barclay, Softbank, BMW, and Marriott. Continuous Delivery in the Enterprise needs to support workflows that include common patterns like testing, static code analysis, coverage analysis etc. as part of the delivery workflow. Although…

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OpsMx adds Automated Canary Analysis for Kubernetes and Prometheus with Kayenta

Overview Kayenta is an open source automated canary analysis tool used to evaluate the readiness for production of a new version of a software. Kayenta is based on a tool developed internally by Netflix, and it was integrated with Google’s help into Spinnaker to perform automated canary release across multiple clouds. The new software version that is analyzed for readiness…

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NewRelic

OpsMx AutoPilot Adds support for NewRelic APM

OpsMx is pioneering automatic continuous verification for releases through logs, APM and metrics during your deployment rollout. We are excited to announce that we have added NewRelic APM metrics as yet another source of application SLA verification. With this addition to our AutoPilot Continuous verification module, we now have support for Logs (Elastic Search, FluendD, SumoLogic), Metrics (Datadog, Prometheus, Stackdriver,…

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Automate Application Reliability Assessment with Chaos Monkey

Public cloud adoption has become the norm in Enterprises with the recent increasing trend of creating container based cloud-native applications.   Given this IT infrastructure disruption, the developers need to ensure that their applications are reliable during any unplanned outages in the cloud infrastructure. In this blog, we will talk about how to set up and analyze application reliability using Chaos Monkey and…

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Safer Rolling Update for Docker Applications with Kubernetes

Introduction Docker containers have enabled applications to be developed and deployed faster due to its superior portability between development and production environment and across multiple clouds. Enterprises have started adopting Docker with microservices architecture for their new applications. One of the emerging requirements apparent among these early adopters is the need to update versions of the microservices in production seamlessly.…

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How to Set Up Automated Release Analysis in Spinnaker Deployments

Updated 04/12/2018 Spinnaker, a continuous delivery platform is becoming popular among software deployment teams with its superior ability to orchestrate software delivery faster, safer and across multiple clouds.  Spinnaker currently supports Red/Black for most cloud providers and Canary deploy options for the AWS cloud provider.  Canary deploy can also be set up for any provider through a multi-stage setup. Rolling Red/Black…

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