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This week in #DevOps (31/10/2017)

Posted by Laura Bria on Thu, Nov 2, 2017

Welcome to edition number 149 of #ThisWeekInDevOps !

This blog aims to keep you up to date with the latest news from the world of DevOps.

New Content



Lili Cosic demonstrates how to run Kubernetes on Travis CI with minikube.



James Turnbull runs through an example setup for centralized logging on ECS using Logspout and the ELK stack.

Google Cloud

John Veizades makes an announcement that Google Cloud Dedicated Interconnect is now GA.

Cluster Management and Orchestration


Chandra Shekhar Pandey looks at how to configure persistent storage with OpenShift or Kubernetes for development environments.


Lucas Käldström blogged about kubeadm v1.8 Release. Valentin Ouvrard blogged about enabling IPv6 on Kubernetes. Bill Maxwell blogged about Checking Out Rancher 2.0 with Kops AWS Clusters.

Configuration Management


Ian Miell shared his notes for setting up a complete Chef Infrastructure on your laptop to be used for developing cookbooks offline, train users in Chef, simulate Chef search code and test cookbooks.


Martin Alfke blogged about which IDE to use for Puppet development.

Containerization and Virtualization


Stefan Prodan covers the "blackbox" monitoring of Docker EE and CE versions of Swarm using Prometheus Monitoring with Weave Cloud.

Monitoring and Logging


Andre Newman did a benchmark on Java logging frameworks.


Mike Mackrory explained how to monitor ALBs using Metricly.


Jonathan Kozolchyk tells us how to prepare for the AWS Certificate Authority. How cool is that!


mydumper | a tool used for backing up MySQL database servers much faster than the mysqldump tool distributed with MySQL.


KubeCon + CloudNativeCon | December 6 - 8 | Austin, TX

Jenkins User Conference China | November 19 | Shanghai, China

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Also if you are interested in the latest Scala news you can check Petr's blog post: This week in #Scala 30/10/2017.

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