• CI/CD with Kubernetes

    Kubernetes is compatible with the majority of Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) tools which allows developers to run tests, deploy builds in Kubernetes and update applications with no downtime. One of the most popular CI/CD tools now is Jenkins. This article will focus on configuring a CI/CD pipeline with Jenkins and Helm on Kubernetes. Jenkins CI/CD Tool for the Cloud Jenkins is a quite easy to configure, modify and extend.
  • Deploy and Manage Applications on a Kubernetes Cluster

    What is Kubernetes? Kubernetes is a container management technology developed by Google Labs to manage containerized applications in different kinds of environments across physical, virtual and cloud infrastructure. It is an open source system which helps to create and manage containerization of the application. Prerequisites We assume anyone who wants to understand Kubernetes should have an understanding of Docker, how Docker images are created, and how they work as a standalone unit.
  • RISE conference 2019 in Hong Kong. Our view

    It has been great 4 days at RISE, Asia’s biggest tech conference! Here are our thoughts on it from North America angle of view. Full conference 16k+ attendees fits on one floor of Hong Kong Conventional center. It shows the scale of the city. IMO, one of the most beautiful cities in the world. As in North America, the tech market is so big, the conference audience usually stays self-contained. Here at Rise, the audience is very diversified.
  • Integrate AWS Lambda, SQS and SNS - a AWS Serverless sample

    TOC Overview Problem Statement What is Lambda ? What is SQS ? What is SNS ? Setup Details Prerequisite Launch the Serverless stack Screen Caps Lambda Function SNS Topic -> Click Publish Message SNS-Topic -> Sample Input SQS-Topic -> View output Clean the setup Overview This blog will show how to Process a request from SNS using AWS lambda and pass it for further processing via SQS.
  • Setup Kubernetes Service Mesh Ingress to host microservices using ISTIO - PART 3

    This is Part 3 of the Blog series we have started (Part-1 and Part-2). Previous blogs where more about Setting up Cluster and Creating Docker images. We will see in this Blog how a typical microservices is deployed in K8 service mesh using ISTIO Who should read this Blog Short introduction EKS EKSCTL HELM ISTIO Problem we are trying to solve Stack used Actual implementation Setup EKSCTL in MAC Launch EKS Verify EKS Instal Setup Kubernetes Dashboard Setup ISTIO Install Istio with Helm Verify Istio Deploy the Application Verify Deployment and Services Cluster Cleanup Who should read this Blog This Blog will be quick start guide to get the basic understanding of service mesh ISTIO.