As technologists, we love to talk about Infrastructure as Code (IaC) as a technology [here’s my IaC talk]. However, focusing on the tech ignores the significant business value behind the concept.  Why should CIOs, CTOs and even CEOs demand their teams pursue IaC practices? And why IaC instead of CI/CD,Continue Reading

TL;DR: There may finally be a new server architecture!  Should you care? Last week, I found myself split screen streaming VMworld and the LF Open Network and Edge Summit (ONES) – check out my TFIR Recap!  While they’re very different shows: a proprietary vendor and an open source community, they’reContinue Reading

VMware Cloud Foundation (VCF) improves VMware admin productivity. Yet before VCF takes over, administrators must prepare the hardware precisely as recommended by the VMware Compatibility List (HCL) for each VCF cluster to be installed. RackN has been working with the VMware VCF team to create an integrated software solution thatContinue Reading

As a VMware TAP Partner, RackN offer highly integrated VCF solutions.  Read more! Fully Secure Infrastructure as Code Bare Metal Cluster Automation Using VMware secure processes and signed components, only RackN is able to deliver fully automated cluster bootstrapping process and VCF handoff. Our enterprise proven solution not only verifies,Continue Reading

Here’s a great interview relating to our EdgeLab.digital Raspberry Pi and Kubernetes environment and why it’s a powerful tool for learning infrastructure automation. By Mitch Tulloch: Want to learn real enterprise datacenter skills hands-on in the comfort of your home without spending a fortune? Edge Lab from RackN has a way youContinue Reading