Docker and Windows IIS

Yes folks Containers are not just the sole domain of #open source #linux . Docker hosts and Image in its exhaustive library with facility to leverage IIS as a container image! Internet Information Services (IIS) for Windows® Server is a flexible, secure and manageable Web server for hosting anything on the Web. https://hub.docker.com/_/microsoft-windows-servercore-iis For a … Continue reading Docker and Windows IIS

What is Application migration?

Hi Welcome to todays post, after an interview where I was asked if I’d been involved in application level migration to the cloud, ever transparent around skillset I said no but am more than capable of Architecting such a solution. Going on to explain, In particular,  application migration,  which is a choice when considering migration … Continue reading What is Application migration?

What is a Helm workflow

Basicaly, Multiple manifests grouped together bundled for want of another term!Helm workflows Helm is a package manager for Kubernetes (think apt or yum). It works by combining several manifests into a single package that is called a chart. Helm also supports chart storage in remote or local Helm repositories that function like package registries such … Continue reading What is a Helm workflow

What is Helm?

Helm is the package manager for Kubernetes clusters. It allows you to group multiple microservices together (along with their dependencies) and treat them as a single entity. Helm packages are called Charts. You can create your own charts or find existing ones for popular applications at https://github.com/helm/charts. If you are already familiar with apt, yum, … Continue reading What is Helm?

What is Helm?

Helm is the package manager for Kubernetes clusters. It allows you to group multiple microservices together (along with their dependencies) and treat them as a single entity. Helm packages are called Charts. You can create your own charts or find existing ones for popular applications at https://github.com/helm/charts. If you are already familiar with apt, yum, … Continue reading What is Helm?

Helm Usage Patterns, decide and stick to it, yes all of you!

With the basics out of the way, we can now see some typical Helm usage patterns. Depending on the size of your company and your level of involvement with Helm you need to decide which practice is best for you. Deploy from an un-packaged chart This is the most simple pipeline for Helm. The Helm … Continue reading Helm Usage Patterns, decide and stick to it, yes all of you!

So what do you do Keith?

I support SME, Enterprise environments, support, implement and manage transition between their on premises services to cloud. My goal is to help with strategy, advancement and implementation of services within premises or cloud. This allows me to leverage existing skills sets and training, carry out systems on-premises hybrid or cloud Administration, Orchestration, Automation and Configuration … Continue reading So what do you do Keith?

Defense in depth, what is?

Hi and welcome to another post in Onprem2Cloud, my personal training, musing and general tech stuff I love to share So what and why, Defense in depth. Ok so briefly it is ... And why do we use or need it? Reading Learning, Doing & Sharing is my moto, so to gain a deeper insight … Continue reading Defense in depth, what is?