Andreas Jaeger
By: Andreas Jaeger

December 11, 2018 5:50 pm

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Welcome etcd to CNCF

Etcd is a distributed data store that is used for example by Kubernetes to store the state of a running cluster. The data stores key-value pairs across multiple machines so that failures of a single machine are handled. Etcd has been written for distributed systems like Kubernetes as a fault-tolerant and reliable data base. Clients […]

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Andreas Jaeger
By: Andreas Jaeger

November 28, 2018 11:57 pm

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Congratulations to Envoy for Graduation as CNCF Project

The Cloud Native Compute Foundation (CNCF)  hosts an ecosystem of projects that help with cloud native applications - containerized applications running on Kubernetes as microservices. Based on the maturity of the projects, they are classified as graduated, incubated, or sandbox. Most new projects start now in the sandbox. The CNCF technical committee has in the […]

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Andreas Jaeger
By: Andreas Jaeger

August 21, 2018 6:56 am

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SUSE CaaS Platform Online Update Available

The online update from version 2 to version 3 is now available! We have put the new version in a new v3 channel that you need to enable for use. To run the online update, you have to do the following steps: Update all packages in current channel - and ensure those are rolled out. […]

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Andreas Jaeger
By: Andreas Jaeger

June 28, 2018 12:00 pm

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Upgrade from SUSE CaaS Platform 2 to 3

Today, we released SUSE CaaS Platform 3. It is now available and supporting new installations. For those looking to upgrade from version 2 to version 3, we will be delivering this capability in the near future. However, you can get started today on preparations. Make sure you cluster has the latest maintenance updates for version […]

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Andreas Jaeger
By: Andreas Jaeger

April 24, 2018 11:45 am

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SUSE CaaS Platform and SUSE Manager – First Integrations

Over the last few months, SUSE Manager has delivered a couple of features for supporting the SUSE CaaS Platform: Since SUSE Manager 3.1.3, you can now host channels for SUSE CaaS Platform. So, you can mirror the installation packages and their updates using SUSE Manager. This allows you to test all updates on […]

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Andreas Jaeger
By: Andreas Jaeger

February 23, 2018 2:57 pm

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Kubernetes 1.8 Update for SUSE CaaS Platform

We just rolled out Kubernetes 1.8.7 as online update to SUSE CaaS Platform 2. You can now update your cluster to this new version from the dashboard. Your existing workloads will continue to run, no changes are needed to continue running them. Workloads will survive this update like any cluster update. Kubernetes 1.[…]

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Andreas Jaeger
By: Andreas Jaeger

January 8, 2018 9:08 am

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SLES 12 Toolchain Update Brings new Developer Tools

The GCC developers have released GCC 7 last year and we are making this new version available now as optional update for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 via the Toolchain Module. GCC 7 brings many improvements for developers as documented in the CHANGES file. I'd like to point out the following three areas of changes […]

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Andreas Jaeger
By: Andreas Jaeger

November 13, 2017 9:41 am

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SUSE CaaS Platform 2 certified under Kubernetes Conformance Software Certification

Kubernetes wide adoption brought with it the need for consistency and portability. The common goal of all Kubernetes providers is to allow the move of workloads from one environment to another. This year in June, we announced the availability of SUSE CaaS Platform. SUSE CaaS Platform is an enterprise class container management solution that enables […]

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Andreas Jaeger
By: Andreas Jaeger

September 22, 2017 6:25 am

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SUSE Studio online + Open Build Service = SUSE Studio Express

Merging SUSE Studio and Open Build Service SUSE Studio was launched in 2009 to make building images really easy. Nowadays, images are used everywhere – for public cloud you need images; container images are used to have small and movable workloads, and data center operators use golden images to start their workloads. As you may […]

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Andreas Jaeger
By: Andreas Jaeger

May 16, 2017 5:24 am

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Running Containers at Scale

If you run a larger application that consists of several containers, you want to handle all these containers together - launch them, update them, monitor them etc. While you can develop and run such a containerized application on your single workstation, once the application is ready for production, you might want to distribute it over […]

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