Accelerate Delivery Newsletter #14
#14 โ€” FEB. 6, 2019
Accelerate Delivery Newsletter

Greetings, ADers!

Ship fast, and monitor. ๐Ÿ––โ›ต

wamberg - Accelerate.Delivery team

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The service mesh era: Advanced application deployments and traffic management with Istio on GKE

There is so much to unpack from this post. k8s, Istio, monitoring, logging, tracing, and canary deployments. All in a well-written, actionable format. I love it! The post guides you through a production-grade installation of the Hipster Shop demo.

Pipelines at Comic Relief

This post is a use-case and technical dive into how CD is used at Comic Relief. The post shows examples of using Concourse CI to run Cypress containers against a staging environment.

Continuous Delivery Pipelines to Google Kubernetes Engine with Gitlab

Here's a concise and approachable look at using Gitlab to deploy services to k8s. This how-to takes you through the process of spinning up a cluster, running a smoke test on a newly deployed service, and reducing the test cluster size back to zero.

๐Ÿ”Š Podcasts

Kubeflow: TensorFlow on Kubernetes with David Aronchick

Kubeflow's purpose is to make machine learning workflows "simple, portable and scalable". David joins the podcast to explain how Kubeflow accomplishes this and why k8s is a good platform for the task.

Software Engineering Daily

๐Ÿ–ฅ๏ธ Videos

TGI Kubernetes 062: Continuous Delivery with Jenkins X

If you enjoy the "real life" experience of live coding then check out TGIK. It's a weekly series that explores k8s technology and often shows those debugging moments that all of us experience day-to-day. This episode crosses k8s and CD with an exploration of Jenkins X.


๐Ÿ› ๏ธ Tools

CDS - Continuous Delivery Service

Are you a glutton for punishment? Let's try that againโ€ฆ Do you run software on-premises? Do you have to audit everything you run? If so, you'll still want continuous delivery and DevOps automation. CDS is open-source software that promises just that.