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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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Combining Argo CD (GitOps), Crossplane (Control Plane), And Kubevela (OAM)

Can we make Kubernetes disappear? Can we make infrastructure and application management so simple that anyone can do it? Can we leverage DevOps, SRE, ops, and sysadmin experience to create a system that would make developers autonomous? TL;DR We can do that by combining ArgoCD (GitOps), Crossplane (control plane), Kubevela (OAM), and a few other tools.

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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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Tekton vs. Argo Workflows – Kubernetes-Native CI/CD Pipelines

Which self-managed kubernetes-native CI/CD pipeline is the best choice? Is it Tekton or Argo Workflows? Which one should you pick?

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Service Mesh In Kubernetes Explained

What is a service mesh in Kubernetes? What are it’s features? When should we use a service mesh? Why do we need service mesh? Let’s answer those and other questions related to service mesh?

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Using Rancher For Creating And Managing Kubernetes Clusters

How can we create and manage Kubernetes clusters on-prem or in Cloud? How can we manage our clusters across providers and regions? Can Rancher and Rancher Kubernetes Engine (RKE) help us with those and other similar tasks? Can we use it to manage clusters no matter whether they are in AWS, Azure, Google Cloud (GCP), DigitalOcean, Linode, VMWare, and other Cloud providers as well as in our own on-prem datacenters?

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Shipa – A Kubernetes platform from developer’s perspective

Can we have a platform that helps developers deploy, manage, and monitor their applications without going into all the details behind Kubernetes? Shipa might be one such platform.

In this video, we’re exploring Shipa from the developer’s perspective. One of the upcoming videos will go through parts of Shipa related to the work operators, sysadmins, SREs, or platform managers are doing.

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Cloud-Native Apps With Open Application Model (OAM) And KubeVela

Can we define cloud-native applications without dealing with resources related to underlying platforms? One possible solution is to use the Open Application Model (OAM) combined with KubeVela.

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K3d – How to run Kubernetes cluster locally using Rancher k3s

k3d is a lightweight wrapper to run Rancher k3s in Docker. k3d allows us to create single-node and multi-node k3s clusters in Docker, for local development on Kubernetes, or as temporary testing environment.

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