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Automating AKS Deployments like a Boss: Part 8 (AKS and AAD)

Automating AKS Deployments like a Boss: Part 8 (AKS and AAD)

Published Jul 26, 2019 by Isaac Johnson

In recent weeks I’ve been helping several clients with AKS and RBAC.  Specifically, how can we use Azure Kubernetes Service but still leverage our identity management in AD (be it native or synced ...

GCP: App Engine Flex vs Standard (followup)

GCP: App Engine Flex vs Standard (followup)

Published Jul 14, 2019 by Isaac Johnson

I’ve left both running for the last couple weeks.  I was interested to know what are real world costs.  

GCP: App Engine Flex

GCP: App Engine Flex

Published Jul 12, 2019 by Isaac Johnson

Last time we experimented with GCP App Engine Standard which provides an easy way to launch a containerized app provided we stay within some narrowly defined guardrails.

GCP: App Engine Standard

GCP: App Engine Standard

Published Jul 6, 2019 by Isaac Johnson

Google Cloud App Engine Standard is an easy way to launch supported languages (Go, Java, PHP, Python and NodeJS) in a preconfigured cloud container.  Google gives you 1Gb of data and traffic for fr...

Where it began: GCP and Kubernetes

Where it began: GCP and Kubernetes

Published Jul 3, 2019 by Isaac Johnson

It’s probably about time we cover the other leading cloud compute provider - Google. Google gave birth to Kubernetes as an internal project called “Borg” in 2003 and eventually it grew to the point...

DO K8s and AzDO Automation (Part 4)

DO K8s and AzDO Automation (Part 4)

Published Jul 1, 2019 by Isaac Johnson

When we last left off we had our Digital Ocean k8s cluster spun with Terraform and Istio installed with helm.  Our next steps will be to have automatic sidecar injection and create a new app with w...

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