Cloud Native Apps (The Podlets, Ep 16)

Cloud Native Apps (The Podlets, Ep 16)

Cloud Native Apps (The Podlets, Ep 16)

Do you know what cloud native apps are? Well, we don’t really either, but today we’re on a mission to find out! This episode is an exciting one, where we bring all of our different understandings of what cloud native apps are to the table. The topic is so interesting and diverse and can be interpreted in a myriad of ways. The term ‘cloud native app’ is not very concrete, which allows for this open interpretation. We begin by discussing what we understand cloud native apps to be. We see that while we all have similar definitions, there are still many differences in how we interpret this term. These different interpretations unlock some other important questions that we also delve into. For the show notes and transcript:…Read More


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Getting started with VCF Part 8 – PKS Certificates

Getting started with VCF Part 8 – PKS Certificates

Getting started with VCF Part 8 – PKS Certificates

I decided to dedicate a post to taking care of the Enterprise PKS prerequisites when deploying on VMware Cloud Foundation, namely the creation of the various certificates needed for trusted communication between the Enterprise PKS components (Operations Manager, BOSH, PKS and Harbor) and the rest of the environment. Unfortunately, the official VCF 3.9 documentation is a little light on the subject, simply stating that you should ‘Generate CA-Signed Certificates for Operations Manager, BOSH…Read More


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Deep dive into VMware Cloud Foundation – Part 2…

Deep dive into VMware Cloud Foundation – Part 2 Nested Lab deployment

Deep dive into VMware Cloud Foundation – Part 2…

In my last blog post, I gave a very high-level overview of deploying a nested VCF lab using the VLC. If you haven’t read Part 1 yet, Click here Part 2 will review the architecture and user interface of VLC and some of the requirements necessary for operating a nested lab. Jump host In order The post Deep dive into VMware Cloud Foundation – Part 2 Nested Lab deployment appeared first on Cloud Foundation.


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vSpeaking Podcast Ep 143: A VMC Cloud Migration…

vSpeaking Podcast Ep 143: A VMC Cloud Migration Story

vSpeaking Podcast Ep 143: A VMC Cloud Migration…

VMware Cloud on AWS brings VMware’s enterprise-class SDDC software to the AWS Cloud with optimized access to native AWS services. Even with all the benefits of the cloud, transitioning existing infrastructure can seem a bit scary for some. This week on the Virtually Speaking Podcast we welcome cloud migration experts Adam Fisher and Paul Cradduck The post vSpeaking Podcast Ep 143: A VMC Cloud Migration Story appeared first on Virtual Blocks.


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Cloud Migrations Turbo-charged with VMware…

[Upcoming webcast] Using VMware Cloud on AWS, IHS Markit migrated 1,000 workloads to the cloud in just 6 weeks…now, it’s your time to quickly realize the value of cloud migration!

Cloud Migrations Turbo-charged with VMware…

[Upcoming webcast] Using VMware Cloud on AWS, IHS Markit migrated 1,000 workloads to the cloud in just 6 weeks…now, it’s your time to quickly realize the value of cloud migration!


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‘Cloud Is’ – Part Two – Trust

‘Cloud Is’ – Part Two – Trust

‘Cloud Is’ – Part Two – Trust

Everyone in operations has received the call. An app owner phones the ops team and says the same thing, again. “My app seems slow, prove to me it’s not your fault.” Responding to what feels like a simple question, from the app owner perspective, is a massive distraction and morale killer in every IT organization. The post ‘Cloud Is’ – Part Two – Trust appeared first on VMware Cloud Management.


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Deep dive into VMware Cloud Foundation – Part 1…

Deep dive into VMware Cloud Foundation – Part 1 Building a Nested Lab

Deep dive into VMware Cloud Foundation – Part 1…

If you’re like me, you like to dive deep into technology to learn how things work in the safety of a lab environment. I enjoy experimenting with a live lab. I’ll use the lab to look behind the curtain and see what’s going on behind the scenes. The safety of the lab allows me to The post Deep dive into VMware Cloud Foundation – Part 1 Building a Nested Lab appeared first on Cloud Foundation.


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