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Taming the Rate of Change

Change frequency is an indicator of time to create business value. In order to create value in a given amount of time, you need to be able to release your code a certain number of times and learn from those changes. The less frequently you release, the longer it can take to create value. Increase...
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Kenzan kr8sswordz
In the final part of this series, we will set up CI/CD hooks for the Kr8sswordz Puzzle app.

Set Up CI/CD for a Distributed Crossword Puzzle App on Kubernetes (Part 4)

Part 3 had us running our Kr8sswordz Puzzle app, spinning up multiple instances for a load test, and watching Kubernetes gracefully balance numerous requests across the cluster. Though we set up Jenkins for use with our Hello-Kenzan app in Part 2, we have yet to set up CI/CD hooks for the...
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crossword app
In this third installment of our series, we get to the main event: running our Kr8sswordz Puzzle application.

Run and Scale a Distributed Crossword Puzzle App with CI/CD on Kubernetes (Part 3)

In Part 2 of our series, we deployed a Jenkins pod into our Kubernetes cluster, and used Jenkins to set up a CI/CD pipeline that automated building and deploying our containerized Hello-Kenzan application in Kubernetes. In Part 3, we are going to set aside the Hello-Kenzan application and get to...
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Kenzan pipeline
Part 2 of this series lays the last bit of infrastructure needed to run our Kr8sswordz Puzzle application.

Set Up a CI/CD Pipeline with a Jenkins Pod in Kubernetes (Part 2)

In Part 1 of our series, we got our local Kubernetes cluster up and running with Docker, Minikube, and kubectl. We set up an image repository, and tried building, pushing, and deploying a container image with code changes we made to the Hello-Kenzan app. It’s now time to automate this process. In...
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Linkerd 2.0: Service Ops for You and Me

In a microservices environment the service owner writes the code as well as increasingly is also responsible for keeping the service(s) they wrote up and running. We call that, very fittingly, service ops. To me, the service ops idea is really a kind of a subset of the appops moniker I’m...
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Understanding the Difference Between CI and CD

There is a lot of information out there regarding Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Delivery (CD). Multiple blog posts attempt to explain in technical terms what these methodologies do and how they can help your organization. Unfortunately, in several cases, both methodologies are usually...
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What is CI/CD?

Continuous integration (CI) and continuous delivery (CD) are extremely common terms used when talking about producing software. But what do they really mean? In this article, I'll explain the meaning and significance behind these and related terms, such as continuous testing and continuous...
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Continuous Integration and Delivery Tool Basics

CI/CD tools are key to today's agile, container-driven software production cycle. This "explain like I'm 5" overview helps you get started. Once upon a time, back when waterfall was the primary software development methodology, you could spend months or years working on a single software project....
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Designing New Cloud Architectures: Exploring CI/CD – from Data Centre to Cloud

Today, most companies are using continuous integration and delivery (CI/CD) in one form or another – and this is of significance due to various reasons: It increases the quality of the code base and the testing of that code base It greatly increases team collaboration It reduces the time in which...
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How Not to Kill your DevOps Team

A thriving DevOps culture should mean a thriving IT team, one that plays a critical role in achieving the company’s goals. But leave certain needs and warning signs unchecked and your DevOps initiative might just grind your team into the ground. There are things that IT leaders can do to foster a...
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