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Serverless on Kubernetes

  • Daniel Whatmuff
  • Tue, 30 Jul 2019 08:38:45 GMT

The top 6 frameworks you really need to know aboutPart 1, an intro to Serverless Technology, is available here.OpenFaasopenfaas/faasOverview:OpenFaas is an independent project started by Alex Ellis who was a Senior...

Serverless Technology

  • Daniel Whatmuff
  • Thu, 11 Jul 2019 13:38:46 GMT

Seriously, what’s the point of serverless?What is it?Serverless refers to an architecture where code is executed in response to events using short-lived containers rather than being daemonized into a long lived...

Prevent resource starvation of critical System and Kubernetes Services

  • Kashif Saadat
  • Fri, 22 Mar 2019 13:32:53 GMT

When creating a Pod in Kubernetes, the scheduler selects a Node that the Pod can fit on based off the resource requests defined in its spec. However, a Pod’s resource limits may exceed the total capacity available on a...

Enterprises, Cloud and IT Transformation

  • Jon Shanks
  • Wed, 06 Jun 2018 21:04:45 GMT

Appvia have had the opportunity to help transform IT in some difficult and challenging organisations (or institutions), where culture, capability and engineering vision have sometimes lacked the right approach.A lot of...

Extending your Kubernetes Cluster into a new AWS Availability Zone with kops

  • Kashif Saadat
  • Mon, 29 Jan 2018 17:39:45 GMT

If you are not familiar with kops. It is a tool that allows you to build and manage your Kubernetes infrastructure in cloud. It is something we aligned to, as we started using Kubernetes since 0.6. We have been running...