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How To Troubleshoot And Support Kubernetes Applications And Clusters?

Troubleshoot is a kubectl plugin providing diagnostic tools for Kubernetes clusters and applications. It provides means to troubleshoot potential issues as well as to generate a support bundle that can be sent to the team providing the support.

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Koncrete – GitOps As A Service With Argo CD

Koncrete is cloud-hosted GitOps and continuous delivery (CD) service for Kubernetes built on top of Argo CD. It is effectively, ArgoCD-as-a-Service or GitOps-as-a-Service type of solution.

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Devtron – Kubernetes-Native User-Friendly CI, CD, and GitOps

Devtron is an open-source software delivery workflow for Kubernetes. It combines CI, CD, and GitOps principles and processes through Argo CD, Argo Workflows, Argo Rollouts, Clair, and quite a few other tools.

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Full App Lifecycle In Kubernetes With Argo CD, DevSpace, vCluster, k3d, and GitHub Actions

Application lifecycle typically consists of three parts. First, we develop locally, we deploy to temporary environments, usually due to creating pull requests, and we proceed towards a permanent environment, all the way until production. Can we streamline and simplify the whole application lifecycle process by combining Kubernetes, vCluster, DevSpace, Argo CD, k3d, and GitHub Actions? Even if you prefer a different combination, the principles behind this process can be easily applied to a myriad of other tools.

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KubeSphere – Kubernetes Platform For Cloud-Native App Management

KubeSphere Kubernetes platform is a distributed operating system for cloud-native application management. Should you use it?

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How To Shift Left Infrastructure Management Using Crossplane Composites

The job of ops should not be to create and manage infrastructure for other teams. Instead, it should be to enable other teams to manage their own infra. It should be about creating tools and platforms that are opinionated, yet provide sufficient freedom for the teams, no matter whether they are using AWS, Azure, Google Cloud (GCP), or any other provider.

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Bitnami Kubeapps – Application Dashboard for Kubernetes

Kubeapps by Bitnami (now VMWare) is an application dashboard for Kubernets, which apps being defined as Helm charts. It is any good? Should you use it?

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How To Create Virtual Kubernetes Clusters With vcluster By loft

Can we incorporate database schema migrations into our processes? Can we do it in a Kubernetes-native way and through GitOps tools like Argo CD or Flux? Can SchemaHero be Managing multiple Kubernetes clusters can easily become a burdan. Giving each tenant a Namespace might be too limiting. Can we combine both? Can we solve the multi-tenancy problem by using virtual Kubernetes clusters? Can vcluster from loft be the solution?

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SchemaHero: Database Schema Migrations Inside Kubernetes

Can we incorporate database schema migrations into our processes? Can we do it in a Kubernetes-native way and through GitOps tools like Argo CD or Flux? Can SchemaHero be the solution? It works with PostgreSQL, MySQL, CockroachDB, Cassandra, and SQLite (with more to come).

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