DevOps'ish

DevOps, Cloud Native, Open Source, and the ‘ish in between.

089: Kubernetes, Get a Dog, GitHub, GitOps, Istio, AKS Woes, and More

This week’s newsletter is a day early. I’ll be moving my daughter into college Sunday and Monday. It’s a two-day process because southeastern Michigan isn’t as close to southern Ohio as you’d think. I’ll be in Dayton on Sunday and Cincinnati on Monday. Lemme know if you’re around. Blog Series: Continuous Delivery of Microservices - Parts 1 - 5 This blog series from Sheroy Marker cover the principles of CD of microservices. Read more →

088: Survey Results, Kubernetes, Prometheus Graduates 🎓, Blue Light is Bad, CI/CD, Ethics, kubespray, and More!

If you participated in the DevOps’ish Summer 2018 Survey, thank you. It was vital to make sure I was putting bits in the right places. The aggregate results are available. A few changes you might have noticed last week; Events and Jobs now live as pages on the website. While they add value, they also added unnecessary weight to every newsletter. The benefit of them being pages now either of them can be updated as new listings come in. Read more →

087: Psychological Safety, Kubernetes, Ansible, Serverless, AWS, OpenFaaS, and More!

Psychological safety is something I have often talked about but have found difficult to find in my own work. There’s a lot of reasons for this. In a previous life, I couldn’t talk about my day to day work and life. As I have gotten further away from that time, It has gotten easier to adjust to being more transparent. With a permanent nerve injury, constant pain, and dealing with the VA it’s often a lot for an employer to consume in one fell swoop. Read more →

086: Last Chance, Kubernetes, Knative, Ansible, Google Next, and More

This is the last week to take the DevOps’ish Summer 2018 Survey. I can tell you definitively changes are coming to the newsletter. But, if you would like to have some influence on what those changes are please take the survey. The survey closes on Friday, August 3, 2018 at 1400 ET. Continuous delivery on modern infrastructure - Run GoCD on Kubernetes Model Docker-based build workflows more effectively with our GoCD Kubernetes integration. Read more →

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085: Ansible ❤️ Kubernetes, Spotting Fakes, Junior Engineers, Prime Disaster, Kubernetes, Awesome TUIs, and More

You are here and I really appreciate it! If you enjoy this newsletter, it would be great if you participated in the survey. There are already some changes I’ll be making as a result of responses so far. Also, if you run events in Europe, Asia, South America, or Australia please send some details for them to me. One reply to the weekly e-mail newsletter suggested including more international events. Read more →

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084: Open Offices are Evil, AWS Switches?, GitOps, BGP, Getting Started with CI/CD, OpenFaaS, and More

I spent most of the week in Durham, NC. I was pretty busy all week trying to learn while maintaining a full calendar. Meeting new people and figuring out where I can help them scale out their needs is something I’m familiar with. What I’m not familiar with is the massive company that is Red Hat. It’s not the products or the people I don’t get; it’s the enormity. Having a moment or two to think about it, the bigger a company gets, the longer it seems it’ll take to get up to speed. Read more →