Today I will share my high-level process and questions for reflecting and improving an organization's delivery process and outcomes. First, review the Aspects of Software Delivery Performance (DORA) that generate improved business outcomes: Deployment frequencyLead...
The pace, complexity, and risk of Kubernetes upgrades means you should probably replace clusters instead of upgrading them.
Deciding which of container orchestrator is right for your organization or team now and in the future is an exercise in strategy. This post will help you develop a strategy aligned to your specific customer needs, technological and organizational assets, desired business state, and other information required to build a good strategy.
Kubernetes is a container orchestrator built by a large community of technology vendors and users that was inspired by Google's Borg orchestrator. Kubernetes is operated by everyone from major Cloud providers to you. From the What is Kubernetes page: Kubernetes is a...
ECS is a first class container orchestration platform for teams committed to AWS. If you’re in one of the ‘best for’ categories, give it a serious look.
I’m sharing this story to illustrate how you can frame, approach, and explain all kinds of activities as Agile delivery processes. We decompose problems and their solutions all the time and Agile/Lean is applicable for more than just software — in this case a pumpkin.
This is the first of several posts that will provide a high-level introduction to the top container orchestrators in late-2019, differences between them, and which might be best for you.
A container orchestrator schedules, runs, and supervises containerized application processes, usually across a cluster of hosts. This post describes the responsibilities of a container orchestrator and what the orchestrator integrates with.
Here's an idea to help your team build empathy for what customers are feeling when they use your service. Read raw, unedited customer feedback about your product or service as a team. There's probably a ton of this data kicking around your organization's customer...
Learn how to design, build, and operate systems in the Cloud one day and concept at a time. A few times a week, Stephen Kuenzli will share his thoughts on building robust systems, architecting for and migrating to AWS, and using DevOps and engineering practices to manage complexity and deliver safely.