Mirantis Acquires Docker Enterprise Platform Business

Introduction to YAML: Creating a Kubernetes deployment

An introduction to YAML and how to use it to create Kubernetes Pods and Deployments.

Updating your application with MCP DriveTrain

Providing complete lifecycle management for an application involves more than simple Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (CI/CD). When done right, there's orchestration involved, as well as oversight, auditability, and even, on occasion, manual approvals. Here at Mirantis, we find that the Mirantis Application Platform, based on Spinnaker, provides a way to take advantage of all of those capabilities for a …

Spinnaker Shpinnaker and Istio Shmistio to make a shmesh! (Part 1)

Creating cloud-native applications requires a different way of working, and combining Spinnaker and Istio help create a service mesh that enables manageable microservices environment.

Proof of Concept: A waste of time and money?

A proof of concept is a crucial part of any cloud project, and it shouldn’t be slapped together just to tick off a checkbox.

Will Edge Computing Reverse Network Virtualization Momentum?

With edge, we have closed vendor solutions and open reference architectures, but nothing for VNF and software vendors to build on top of. Changing that is the first step towards virtualized edge.

What’s new in Kubernetes 1.12: 28 things to look for

Kubernetes 1.12 is scheduled for release in the next week or so, so we wanted to take a minute to look at some of the new features and changes you can expect.

Spinnaker Canary Pipelines: How to set up Kayenta with Prometheus

In this article we’ll look at how to configure Spinnaker for a Prometheus-based canary deployment using Kayenta.

What’s new in Mirantis Cloud Platform

Today we released the newest version of Mirantis Cloud Platform. Let me tell you why we think MCP is great.

How to deploy Spinnaker on Kubernetes: a quicker and dirtier guide

Earlier this year we gave you an easy way to deploy Spinnaker to Kubernetes. Now we’re giving you two ways that are even easier.

How to deploy Spinnaker on Kubernetes: a quick and dirty guide

A reliable guide to deploying Spinnaker, including the magic steps it seems nobody ever talks about.

How to Increase the Probability of a VNF Working with Your Cloud – Q&A

There’s a lot involved in making sure a VNF will work in your cloud, and we discussed a lot of it, including the obscurities.

What’s new in Kubernetes 1.11 — the Q&A

Last week we presented a webinar talking about the new features in the new release of Kubernetes 1.11.

Virtlet vs KubeVirt comparison: which is better?

Whether you use Kubevirt or Virtlet for your VM-as-a-container needs is going to depend on your individual situation, as these two tools are very, very different.

Admit it. VNF Certification is Marketing.

Generic VNF “certification” programs sound great and are terrific for marketing. Unfortunately they don’t add value for customers.

Introducing Mirantis Cloud Platform (MCP) Spring 2018 Release

We’ve added improvements to all three tiers of MCP, the DriveTrain CD layer, the cloud platform itself, which includes Kubernetes and OpenStack Pike, and the StackLight monitoring layer.

How to Use Service Mesh with VMs and Containers