The Kubernetes Current Blog

Read our thoughts on all things Kubernetes and stay current on the latest news from Rafay

Getting Started with OpenShift

by Sean Wilcox
October 2, 2019

Many Rafay Systems customers use Red Hat OpenShift as their platform of choice for building, deploying, running and scaling Kubernetes containerized applications. OpenShift is flexible and versatile; it can be deployed in public and private clouds, using physical… Read More

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All Things Kubernetes: Application Secrets — Part 2

by Mohan Atreya
September 23, 2019

This blog was originally published on Medium. Read More

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All Things Kubernetes: Application Secrets – Part 1

by Mohan Atreya
September 14, 2019

This is part of a series of blogs on “All Things Kubernetes”. Each blog post will focus on highlighting the common issues that people encounter with Kubernetes and how they can overcome these issues. This blog was originally… Read More

Why Rafay

by Haseeb Budhani
September 12, 2019

Before beginning our Rafay journey, a number of us on Team Rafay were at another startup called Soha Systems. At Soha, we operated a platform in a multi-cluster (multi-region) environment across multiple cloud provider networks. At the time, multi-cloud wasn’t… Read More

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The Ping Mesh

by Sean Wilcox
September 6, 2019

We have all wondered how long it takes to get from here to there. Our younger selves may have asked, "Are we there yet?" Any uncertainty in the answer leads to a sense of angst or concern, which is why… Read More

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Done: Rafay Achieves Kubernetes Conformance

by Sean Wilcox
September 3, 2019

We at Rafay have received our Kubernetes conformance results from CNCF, joining many other service providers building upon the Kubernetes platform for distributed application management. Kubernetes® is a registered trademark of The Linux Foundation in the United States and… Read More

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Azure & OpenShift: App Lifecycle Management is super important

by Haseeb Budhani
August 23, 2019

But Customers are On Their Own to Figure it out.  … Read More

Rafay and D2iQ: Unifying Application and Infrastructure Management

by Haseeb Budhani
August 13, 2019

Learn what’s possible with D2iQ and Rafay by combining container application lifecycle with Kubernetes cluster management. Read More

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All Things Kubernetes: Painless Log Application Aggregation

by Mohan Atreya
July 16, 2019

This is the first in a series on “All Things Kubernetes”. Each blog will focus on highlighting the common issues that people encounter with Kubernetes and how they can overcome these issues. In this blog, we will describe the common… Read More

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Haseeb Budhani Interview at CloudExpo 2019 – Transcription

by Haseeb Budhani
July 15, 2019

This interview was conducted at the 23rd International Cloud Expo at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, California. The full video interview is available here. Read More

Airship & Rafay: Automated Cluster Management & Application Distribution

by Haseeb Budhani
July 1, 2019

The Combination delivers seamless Lifecycle Management for Bare-Metal Infrastructure, Kubernetes and Containerized Applications for Service Provider Networks … Read More

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The Unintended Consequences of the “Infrastructure as Code” Paradigm

by Haseeb Budhani
May 20, 2019

This blog covers a contrarian — possibly heretical — view of the “infrastructure as code” paradigm. TL;DR: If left unchecked, the drive to institutionalize “infrastructure as code” concepts can drive teams to make decisions… Read More