By: Rania Mohamed

January 8, 2020 2:22 pm

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Software Development, Microservices & Container Management – Part IV – About making Choices – CaaS Platform 4 as SUSE’s empowering of Kubernetes

Lots of software engineers think that Kubernetes is a product or a tool while it is more of a platform and solution, so based on the needs and the target usecase(s), Kubernetes solution may differ. But do we need to always start from scratch every time we use Kubernetes? the answer is no as in […]

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By: Rania Mohamed

December 9, 2019 1:16 pm

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Cloud Native Applications in Azure supporting Hybrid Cloud

In my previous blogs I have talked a lot about MSA (Microservices) and CNA (Cloud Native Application). Let me recap the main differences to both before going further. MSA is the ability to break an application into a set of fine-grained components from a business perspective. The main architecture principles of MSAs are: Autonomous Highly […]

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By: Rania Mohamed

December 2, 2019 12:50 pm

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Software Development, Microservices & Container Management – Part III – Why Kubernetes? A Deep Dive into Kubernetes world

In the past years, Kubernetes has been a leader in the software development world in facilitating and enabling Cloud native development and supporting the implementation of DevOps. Many of the developers like Kubernetes, or how we are used to nick name it k8s ?, as it really makes development easier for them but on the other […]

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By: Rania Mohamed

October 3, 2019 7:13 pm

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Highly Automated and Secured Multi-Tenancy Using SUSE CaaS Platform 4

I notice that when it comes to using a XaaS solution, clients and solution architects are typically concerned about multi-tenancy. This post attempts to decipher why that is and how SUSE CaaS Platform helps make this a reality. What is XaaS? XaaS is anything as a service; it is a generic grouping of anything that […]

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By: Rania Mohamed

September 27, 2019 11:37 am

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Software Development, Microservices & Container Management – Part II – Why Containers and Cloud Native Application Platform?

Lots of the developers, Solution Architects and Business Owners have doubts for Virtualization versus Containers and Cloud Native Application Platform; lots of questions are being discussed based on such doubts; Are containers and PaaS replacing Virtual Machines? What are the benefits Containers and Cloud Native Application Platform over a VM offering? Together with my colleague […]

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By: Rania Mohamed

September 9, 2019 1:36 pm

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Software Development, Microservices & Container Management – Part I – Microservices – Is it the Holy Grail?

“What is Microservices?” is one of the most popular questions nowadays. Is it becoming a trend in Software development? Is it magic? Together with my colleague Bettina Bassermann and SUSE partners, we will be running a series of blogs and webinars from SUSE (Software Development, Microservices & Container Management, a SUSE webinar […]

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By: Rania Mohamed

July 31, 2019 10:14 am

6,970 views

Cloud Native Applications in AWS supporting Hybrid Cloud – Part 2

In my previous post , I wrote about using SUSE Cloud Application Platform on AWS for cloud native application delivery. In this follow-up, I’ll discuss two ways to get SUSE Cloud Application Platform installed on AWS and configure the service broker: Use the AWS Quick Start for SUSE Cloud Application Platform on Amazon EKS to […]

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By: Rania Mohamed

July 31, 2019 10:14 am

5,430 views

Cloud Native Applications in AWS supporting Hybrid Cloud – Part 1

Let us talk first about what is cloud native and the benefits of SUSE Cloud Application Platform and AWS when building cloud native applications. So, what is a cloud native app? Usually people mistake a cloud native app with a 12 factor app and that is not correct. 12 factor is a set of good […]

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By: Rania Mohamed

July 9, 2019 3:21 pm

8,901 views

Cloud Application Platform vs Container as a Service vs VM hosted application

As a solution architect in SUSE Global Services, I often hear the following question: What is the main difference among? Hosting an application on a cloud platform Hosting an application on a container as a service platform Building a simple virtual machine and hosting an application on it (And, yes, most people describe virtual machines […]

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