Tackle.io’s Experience With Monitoring Tools That Support Serverless

Source:- Continuous app deployment via the cloud can lead to errors that monitoring software may help sort out. Speed of delivery in a serverless ecosystem can mean coping with a surge in hidden errors. That led Tackle to use Sentry’s tools to increase visibility when deploying code. Founder and CTO Dillon Woods says Tackle helps other software companies sell through cloud marketplaces such as Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, or Google Cloud Platform. Tackle went with a serverless stack for

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Four DevOps Trends for 2020

Source:-finextra.com Last year, I put together a few thoughts on what I saw as the emerging DevOps trends for 2019. As we enter a new year and decade, I thought it might be useful to do the same for 2020. A common theme in this year’s trends concerns the way in which firms are dealing with delivering services at scale in the cloud, which I think could be a grand trend for the decade – so one I wanted highlight

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Explaining Knative, the Project to Liberate Serverless from Cloud Giants

Source:-datacenterknowledge.com Today, using serverless means choosing a cloud platform to lock yourself into. The open source project expected to fix that is approaching prime time. One of the stars of the show at November’s KubeCon, the big annual Kubernetes conference whose 2019 edition happened in San Diego, was a new technology called Knative. Almost ready for prime time, it’s an open-source project Google started with the aid of IBM, Pivotal, Red Hat (now owned by IBM), and others to make

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What is AWS S3 and 5Ws for using it?

Source:-whatech.com AWS S3 is an object-based serverless storage service by Amazon web services which is much faster than hard drive file systems and block storage approaches to save data. Serverless means the storage is hosted on the cloud where you don’t have to configure the server with storage space restriction, it gets expanded dynamically with usage. What is the AWS S3 bucket?  AWS S3 bucket is a public cloud storage unit on S3 (Simple storage service). The user account can

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Stackery Smooths AWS Serverless Integration for DevOps

Source:devops.com Stackery today announced a plug-in capability that will allow developers to build and debug code destined to run on the Lambda serverless computing service provided by Amazon Web Services (AWS) from within an integrated development environment (IDE) running on a local machine. Company CTO Chase Douglas said the latest Stackery tool can be dropped into any IDE, either via a Stackery VS Code Serverless Tools Plug-In that automates installation or a manual installation process, regardless of the programming language

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How to Move Security Up the DevOps Priority List

Source:- securityboulevard.com If you are in the information security business like me, you have probably improved your frequent flyer status recently. Indeed, May-June are when most industry events occur. Like birds, we fly when spring arrives. In this blog, I’ll share some thoughts based on conversations I had during my own journeys, including those at the global OWASP conference in Tel Aviv, Israel. The audience was mostly split between developers and researchers, and then me, supposedly the only marketing guy within

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Defining software quality metrics for Agile and DevOps

Source :- sdtimes.com In a a Tricentis-commissioned report from Forrester released in July, “The Definitive Software Quality Metrics For Agile+DevOps,” surveyors found that it’s a common trait of companies that have seen the most success from Agile and DevOps adoption that they have made another operational transition. These companies have moved on from considering “counting” metrics — for instance, whether you’ve run tests an adequate number of times — as key indicators of success, to “contextual” metrics — whether the software

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Get ready for the next big disruption in the cloud: serverless computing

Source – siliconangle.com In the process of sending more than 1.5 billion messages a day and interacting with more than 1 billion consumers a month, Braze Inc. uses a lot of cloud infrastructure. But its business is unpredictable, so demand for computing resources can fluctuate dramatically depending on the volume of data it must transform to support its customers’ personalized messaging needs. “At one point we may have 100 servers running, and at another we may have 1,000,” said Sal Poliandro III, director

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More App Dev Models Increase DevOps Pressure

Source – devops.com A bifurcation in types of developers will become more pronounced in the years ahead as more application code moves to the network edge. As that transition continues occurring, the pressure on IT operations to be able to be able to flexibly manage different classes of applications by embracing DevOps processes will correspondingly increase. Mike Piech, vice president and general manager of middleware for Red Hat, said applications running on internet of things (IoT) devices and smartphones present developers

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