AWS, Chef

TO THE NEW Organized TechFluence, 2018: Highlights

TechFluence, 2018 is a community-driven technology conference organized by TO THE NEW on 24th March 2018 in Crowne Plaza, New Delhi. We have been organizing GrailsConf, an independent series of global conferences with a complete focus on Groovy, Grails, Gradle and the related technologies from last 5 years.  This year we decided to...

28-Mar-2018

Agile, DevOps

Continuous Delivery – How to Make Your Pipeline Robust and Efficient?

Frequent and shorter releases, faster feedback, less risky deployments and resilient systems - do they sound familiar? Well, modern technology companies are focusing and emphasizing on Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery and Continuous Deployment to improve time to market and get an edge over the competitors. Continuous...

04-Dec-2017

Agile, Cloud

Why Companies are Considering Container Technologies?

DevOps automation has become an integral part of large-scale digital transformation projects. Companies have realized that automating their delivery pipelines will not only shorten the release cycle but also help in bringing products faster to market. DevOps has broken the traditional silos between the Dev and Ops team and...

30-Oct-2017

DevOps, Docker

[Infographic] 4 Best Practices for Container Orchestration

Digitally evolving companies practicing DevOps are constantly eager to leverage containers in optimizing their IT infrastructure via container orchestration. New York-based 451 Research estimates that the application container market will grow from $762m in 2016 to $2.7bn by 2020 according to their Cloud-Enabling Technologies Market...

06-Oct-2017

Cloud, DevOps

How to succeed at DevOps? Lessons and considerations from DevOps unicorns!

Faster time to market, shorter release cycles, continuous integration, and deployment are some of the biggest benefits that organizations embracing DevOps receive. DevOps space has evolved over the period with containers and microservices taking the center stage. Docker, Puppet, and Chef are some of the leading players that have...

24-Jul-2017

AWS, DevOps

Fully Automated CI/CD Pipeline: Your business needs it right away!

The blog emphasizes the need for a fully automated CI/CD pipeline. The upliftment of virtualization of the infrastructure has made it a lot easier to come up with automated solutions, especially in the DevOps sphere. We will talk about the challenges and finally approach towards building one such solution, leveraging a range of tools.  ...

23-Jun-2017

Cloud, DevOps

Introduction to Azure Container Service

Azure Container Service (ACS) provided by Azure helps to simplify the management of Docker clusters for running containerized applications. ACS supports 3 Orchestrators: DC/OS with Marathon, Docker Swarm, and Kubernetes. We are using Docker Swarm in this article for the demonstration and assuming that readers of this blog are familiar...

05-Apr-2017

DevOps, Docker

How to Setup Consul Multinode Cluster with Docker?

Consul is a service discovery and a configuration system tool used to discover the services running on multiple nodes. It is both distributed and highly available. It provides a powerful interface to get a better picture of infrastructure and services running on them. Consul gives us a variety of features that help to determine our...

06-Mar-2017

AWS, DevOps

Docker Logging Methods that Fit your Deployment Strategy

With the huge success of micro-services and container technologies, most of the enterprises are migrating their architecture to the container-based solution which is more reliable and flexible as compared to monolithic architecture. Moving to containerized solution like Docker, logging each container and its insights is a new...

24-Feb-2017

Cloud, DevOps

How to Setup Kubernetes Master HA on CentOS?

This blog describes how to set up a high-availability (HA) Kubernetes cluster. This is an advanced topic and setting up a truly reliable, highly available distributed system requires few steps to be performed. We will go into each of these steps in detail, but a summary will help the user as a guide. Here's what the system should...

22-Feb-2017

AWS, Chef

5 Benefits of Using DevOps with Cloud

Product development has become highly sophisticated over the years. Unlike the yesteryears, business agility is the key to survive competition and market demands. Most organizations are doing away with traditional hardware inventories and embracing cloud and other digital technologies for the numerous benefits. Apart from moving to Cloud,...

05-Jan-2017

AWS, Docker

[Infographic] 8 Key Benefits of Using Container Technology

Developers are overwhelmed with the speed and ease in configuring development/test environments based on Docker technology and hence its adoption rate is rising. Docker's have now become a preferred environment for development and testing and is transforming the software packing and deployment. Container technologies like Docker or...

13-Dec-2016