DevOps News

Catch up on the latest DevOps news and updates from the Packt Hub, including the latest tools and methodologies such as Docker and Kubernetes, plus guides on Continuous Integration and TDD.

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VMware signs definitive agreement to acquire Pivotal Software and Carbon Black

Yesterday, VMware announced in a press release that they entered a conclusive agreement to acquire Carbon Black, a cloud-native endpoint security software developer. According...
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Pivotal open sources kpack, a Kubernetes-native image build service

In April, Pivotal and Heroku teamed up to create Cloud Native Buildpacks for Kubernetes. Cloud-Native Buildpacks turn source code into production-ready Docker images that...
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Puppet launches Puppet Remediate, a vulnerability remediation solution for IT Ops

Yesterday, Puppet announced a vulnerability remediation solution called Puppet Remediate which aims to reduce the time taken by IT teams to identify, prioritize and...
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7 crucial DevOps metrics that you need to track

DevOps has taken the IT world by storm and is increasingly becoming the de facto industry standard for software development. The DevOps principles have...
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Introducing kdevops, a modern DevOps framework for Linux kernel development

Last Friday, Luis Chamberlain announced the release of kdevops as a Linux kernel development DevOps framework. Chamberlain wrote in his email, “the goal behind this...
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MacStadium announces ‘Orka’ (Orchestration with Kubernetes on Apple)

Today, MacStadium, an enterprise-class cloud solution for Apple Mac infrastructure, announced ‘Orka’ (Orchestration with Kubernetes on Apple). Orka is a new virtualization layer for...
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Docker 19.03 introduces an experimental rootless Docker mode that helps mitigate vulnerabilities by hardening...

Tõnis Tiigi, a software engineer at Docker and also a maintainer of Moby/Docker engine, in his recent post on Medium, explained how users can...

Listen: Puppet’s VP of Ecosystem Engineering Nigel Kersten talks about key DevOps challenges [Podcast]

We've been talking about DevOps a lot on the Packt Podcast. The reason for that is simple: it's a critical part of how we...

What is HCL (Hashicorp Configuration Language), how does it relate to Terraform, and why...

HCL (Hashicorp Configuration language), is rapidly growing in popularity. Last year's Octoverse report by GitHub showed it to be the second fastest growing language...
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LXD 3.15 releases with a switch to dqlite 1.0 branch, new hardware VLAN and...

A few days ago, the Linux Daemon (LXD) team announced the release of LXD 3.15. The major highlight of the release is the transition...