OpenStack

Spinnaker Continuous Delivery for OpenStack Environments

OpenStack is used by many large enterprises for their private cloud deployments.  From our customer conversations,  these enterprises are also moving to the public cloud (such as AWS) and deploying Kubernetes for their container workloads. With such a varied nature of the deployment environments, it becomes a challenge to maintain scripts for deploying your applications.  Fortunately, Spinnaker, an open source…

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Spinnaker User Story: Pure Storage

We recently organized a Spinnaker meetup at Pure Storage as part of the South Bay Spinnaker Meetup group.   Pure Storage presented the reasons for selecting Spinnaker and the benefits derived from using Spinnaker both from the Ops and Dev.   There were excellent talks around how to deploy Spinnaker using Halyard, CLI for Spinnaker and deploying Spinnaker containers in security constrained environments…

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OpenShift

Is Spinnaker the Right Continuous Delivery Tool for OpenShift?

RedHat OpenShift has grown in popularity among Enterprises who are looking to use Kubernetes for their cloud-native applications with the needed enterprise security and multi-tenancy features. These enterprises are now looking to accelerate software delivery through end-to-end automated continuous delivery.  There are many choices available in the continuous delivery market, but the existing solutions from old and new startups are proprietary. …

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Is Spinnaker the Right Tool for Your Continuous Delivery?

Your developers have adopted containers and microservices applications. You have implemented continuous integration tools like Jenkins. But your software delivery is still slow due to high ceremony release approvals, manual judgment of releases and myriad of scripts to roll-out and roll-back cloud deployments. So in essence, you need to modernize your software delivery to meet the increasing demand for speed…

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Lower Risk with Open Source Spinnaker Support

Spinnaker is gaining momentum as the preferred enterprise continuous delivery platform among leading companies in the world including Target,  Intuit, Waze, Veritas, and Netflix.   Many forward-thinking organizations are looking for Open Source based  CI/CD solutions to avoid the vendor lock-in that comes with closed-source CD solutions.  Running Open Source software and managing the life-cycle of various patches and features in…

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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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Canary Deployment Gaining Momentum Across AWS Services

AWS re:Invent 2017 is now in the book with over 45,000 attendees.   AWS continuous to grow in adoption as well as market-leading features being introduced at a record speed. One of my key takeaways from this year AWS re:Invent is that customers are looking to release their container applications faster and Amazon is providing easier ways to achieve that including…

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Interested in Contributing to Spinnaker? Attend Spinnaker Code Night

What: A technical meetup where anyone can spend 3 hours working with the Netflix Spinnaker team on contributing to Spinnaker. Who: – New contributors looking for help getting started- Existing contributors who want a PR looked at or want to pair program- Anyone who wants to conduct technical discussions around features/direction for Spinnaker Prerequisites: A familiarity with Spinnaker and ability to code.