Joining us this week is Chetan Venkatesh, CEO/President of Macrometa, a stealth startup. Chetan is actively engaged in the data issues for edge computing and provides insight into the reality of edge computing and its changes in application development and delivery. Sample posts from Chetan: Over the Top post highlightedContinue Reading

Joining us this week is Baruch Sadogursky, Head of Developer Relations at JFrog. Baruch is an industry veteran in management of complex software and is a fantastic event speaker; I highly recommend attending his sessions at a future event. Short promotion for JFrog Swamp Up (May 16 – 18, 2018)Continue Reading

Welcome to the RackN and Digital Rebar Weekly Review. You will find the latest news related to Edge, DevOps, SRE and other relevant topics. Mobilize your Ops Team Against Operational Paralysis   Many IT departments struggle with keeping “the lights on” as legacy hardware and software consume significant resources preventingContinue Reading

Many IT departments struggle with keeping “the lights on” as legacy hardware and software consume significant resources preventing the team from taking advantage of new technologies to modernize their infrastructure. These legacy issues not only consume resources but also cause challenges to find qualified experts to keep them operational asContinue Reading

Joining us this week is Mark Imbriaco, Global CTO DevOps, Pivotal. Mark’s view of ops and open source from a platform perspective as it relates to SRE offers listeners a high-level approach to these concepts that is not often heard. Highlights Site Reliability Engineering – Introduction and Advanced Discussion EdgeContinue Reading

In this week’s podcast, we speak with Justin Garrison, co-author of Cloud Native Infrastructure (CNI). Behind scenes for O’Reilly book and choice of cover animal Infrastructure and CNI approach State and Immutability / Immutable VM Terraform and Kubernetes Observability The Why of Immutability Infrastructure as Software (Netflix) Site Reliability EngineeringContinue Reading

Welcome to the RackN and Digital Rebar Weekly Review. You will find the latest news related to Edge, DevOps, SRE and other relevant topics. Immutable Deployments talk at SRECon Americas Rob Hirschfeld presented at SRECon Americas this week, “Don’t Ever Change! Are Immutable Deployments Really Simpler, Faster and Safer?” ConfigurationContinue Reading

Welcome to the RackN and Digital Rebar Weekly Review. You will find the latest news related to Edge, DevOps, SRE and other relevant topics. Data Center of 2020 Blog Series from IBM Think 2018 (Series by Rob Hirschfeld, CEO/Co-Founder, RackN) When discussing the data center of the future, it’s criticalContinue Reading

When discussing the data center of the future, it’s critical that we start by breaking the concept of the data center as a physical site with guarded walls, raised floors, neat rows of servers and crash cart pushing operators. The Data Center of 2020 (DC2020) is a distributed infrastructure comprisedContinue Reading

Cloud has enabled a create-destroy infrastructure process that is now seen as common, e.g.  launching and destroying virtual machines and containers. This process is referred to as immutable infrastructure and until now, has not been available to operators within a data center. RackN technology is now actively supporting customers inContinue Reading