Spinnaker Operating Models: How to choose a model with best ROI for your business?

Spinnaker is a widely deployed open source continuous delivery platform adopted by thousands of enterprises. Today, small and large enterprises are now facing the challenges of adopting and supporting Spinnaker in their organizations. In this blog we take a look at the pros and cons of these three approaches, some perspectives on their ROI implications, and how OpsMx is taking…

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Deploy To Production

How To Deploy Spinnaker In Production ?

                  Before we begin about Production ready Spinnaker. Let us see what exactly is Spinnaker ? and why there is so much buzz about the Product Spinnaker ? What is Spinnaker ? Spinnaker is an open source, multi-cloud continuous delivery platform for releasing software changes with high velocity and confidence. Created at…

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Helm Chart

Baking Helm 3 Charts in Spinnaker

Helm 3 has undergone some major changes versus its predecesor Helm 2. Spinnaker has introduced the use of Helm 3 in Spinnaker 1.19.0 along with Helm 2. In this guide, we will be listing out the steps to implement the Helm 3 template baking (i.e. rendering), so the final manifest files will be available for performing deployment into K8s cluster.…

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Continuous Deployments in VMWare/Pivotal (PCF) Environments with Spinnaker

Introduction Cloud Foundry is used by enterprises across the world to host applications and supports the full application development lifecycle. With out-of-the-box support for Cloud Foundry from drivers contributed by Pivotal, Spinnaker is a perfect complement to Cloud Foundry, enabling the safe deployment of workloads using blue/green (a.k.a red/black) strategies and, if required, rollback. Here we show step-by-step instructions for…

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How to Integrate AWS ECS with Spinnaker

Overview From this blog, user will have the leverage to explore on how to configure ECS with Spinnaker and Guide to create a pipeline. Benefits of AWS ECS with Spinnaker AWS ECS Services on AWS Fargate with Spinnaker, makes it easy for user who would like more flexibility on how to run their service. Like, without a load balancer, or…

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Spinnaker 1.19 – What’s New

Spinnaker 1.19 was released on 11th Mar 2020. This release brings fixes, features, and performance improvements across a wide feature set in Spinnaker. Here we share the summary of important improvements Prerequisites: This release requires Halyard Version 1.32.0 or later. List of New Fixes and Features: Removal of Kubernetes V1 Provider: It is proposed and scheduled to Kubernetes V1 provider…

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Best Practices of Terraform with Spinnaker

In this blog, we let you explore best practices implemented on Terraform Integration with Spinnaker. What is Spinnaker? Spinnaker is an open source, multi-cloud continuous delivery platform for releasing software changes with high velocity and confidence. Created at Netflix, it has been battle-tested in production by hundreds of teams over millions of deployments. It combines a powerful and flexible pipeline…

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Spinnaker 1.18 – What’s New

Overview: Spinnaker 1.18 was released on 22nd Jan 2020. This release brings fixes, features, and performance improvements across a wide feature set in Spinnaker. Here we share the summary of important improvements Prerequisites: This release requires Halyard Version 1.29.0 or later. List of New Fixes and Features: Introducing support to deploy and manager Alibaba Cloud load balancers. Supports to execute…

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Spinnaker (OES) Easy Install on Single Node Kubernetes

This blog allows user to try out Spinnaker, as a first step to setup a Continuous Delivery Pipeline. Usually, for a beginner it is always a challenge to setup a base Spinnaker. At OpsMx, we are providing a solution for this scenario. This can be tried out anyone with minimal experience in installation and configuration of an Application. Prerequisites: 32GB…

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