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Articles by Dr Nic Williams

Is Cloud Foundry dead? Cloud Foundry was not Kubernetes, but now a new project cf-for-k8s makes Cloud Foundry completely native to Kubernetes. Does it work?…

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This 12,000 word article will provide you the most in-depth tutorial for getting started with CI/CD on Buildkite.…

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Learn a little about Concourse CI and get your own Concourse CI running on your laptop with Docker Compose.…

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Kubernetes can use Quarks & KubeCF to generate internal secrets, passwords, and certificates. But how do we rotate these secrets?…

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Nearly every Docker image you've ever run on Kubernetes will not work on your Homelab Raspberry Pi cluster. Why? What do we need to do? This article introduces the "docker buildx" plugin to make it easy to produce mult-arch Docker images.…

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Tutorial based on https://blog.alexellis.io/create-a-3-node-k3s-cluster-with-k3sup-digitalocean/ and converted for Google Cloud gcloud commands. At the end is a curl | bash -s up all-in-one command if you want to do this again in future.…

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kpack for Cloud Native Buildpacks, like other CI/CD systems, expects failure. Humans expect logs. How do the humans find the logs for CNB build failures?…

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kpack is a Kubernetes native system to automatically, continuously convert your applications or build artefacts into runnable Docker images.…

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"How do I use a new buildpack if our firewalls do not allow access to GitHub, and if I cannot install new system buildpacks?" Good Question.…

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