Red Hat Certified Operator for Spinnaker

Spinnaker Lifecycle Management In this blog we are going to explore the Red Hat Certified Spinnaker Operator to install Red Hat Certified Spinnaker. There are several ways of using the Spinnaker Operator OpenShift 4 Certified Operators Marketplace Quay, as a Custom Operator As a CRD, which omits Operator Lifecycle management The simplest approach by far is by using the OpenShift…

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Open Enterprise Spinnaker

1. What is Open Enterprise Spinnaker (OES)? Open Enterprise Spinnaker is the open-source Spinnaker bundled with additional features that make it enterprise-ready. These include an analytics dashboard, auditing, log management and additional custom stages along with some best practices built into it. This uses the open-source Spinnaker as-is without any customization or proprietary modifications. It is possible to add the…

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Red Hat Certified Spinnaker: Now Available

There have been many requests for Spinnaker on Red Hat containers by the community and our customers. Where our customers often have regulatory requirements around security, and compliance, and as a result require Red Hat Certified Images. Today we’ve released Red Hat Certified Universal Base Image 8 based images for all Spinnaker services. These images are available from the Red…

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Spinnaker 1.14 – What’s New

Spinnaker 1.14 release was released on 20th May 2019. This release brings a lot of exciting highlights and updates including the following. Managed Pipeline Templates V2 UI: Spinnaker now supports managed templates UI for viewing, deleting or creating a new pipeline with available templates in Spinnaker. These managed templates can be constructed from visual pipeline builder json as base pipeline.…

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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. Step by Step Instructions…

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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 for 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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Why OpsMx for Spinnaker?

If you are reading this, you are probably evaluating Spinnaker for continuous delivery of your cloud-native applications to Kubernetes, AWS, GCP, Azure or OpenShift. Spinnaker is an opensource project that has achieved serious traction in many organizations including Netflix, Waze, Intuit, Pure Storage, Cisco etc. Enterprises have selected Spinnaker primarily for the ability to automate end-to-end deployment from developer code-checkin…

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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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Harness and OpsMx : Different Approaches to Modern CD (Continuous Delivery)

Modern Continuous Delivery Enterprises are under pressure to deliver applications faster. A Modern CD Platform is needed to to continuously deliver, deploy and verify applications and deployments. Both OpsMx and Harness serve this customer need. Modern CD platforms: Continuously Deliver & Deploy Applications (CD): Fully automate multi-cloud deployments and rollbacks, and also automate delivery pipelines. Continuously  Verify (CV): As applications…

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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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