Articles about Telekube

  • Jul 3, 2018 The Horrors of Upgrading Etcd Beneath Kubernetes
    By Kevin Nisbet

    Proud new Kubernetes cluster owners are often lulled into a false sense of operational confidence by its consensus database’s glorious simplicity. In this Q&A, we dig into the challenges of in-place upgrades of etcd beneath autonomous Kubernetes clusters running within air-gapped environments.

  • Apr 20, 2018 Introduction
    By Sasha Klizhentas, Taylor Wakefield

    After several years of deploying and running complex applications in some of the most secure, air-gapped data centers in the world, we put together this survival handbook for our customers (or potential customers) to help them evaluate, prepare and survive going on-prem

  • Mar 26, 2018 EU GDPR - Another reason for SaaS to reconsider on-premise
    By Taylor Wakefield

    We review the impact of the GDPR on SaaS vendors and their data collection practices and how it may reduce the operational cost disparity between hosted SaaS and on-prem Private SaaS

  • Feb 1, 2018 The full-time job of keeping up with Kubernetes
    By Abraham Ingersoll

    Unabated releases of vanilla upstream Kubernetes every three months could continue forever. You have to keep up, while also paying close attention to Kubernetes API object versioning. In this article, we discuss where this pace comes from, how it's a key ingredient in Kubernetes' success and what it means for end-users

  • Jan 22, 2018 Experiences with running PostgreSQL on Kubernetes
    By Abraham Ingersoll

    An interview about our experience running PostgreSQL on on-premise Kubernetes, covering the challenges involved, open source and commercial tools that can help and other alternatives to managing stateful applications on Kubernetes.

  • Nov 3, 2017 Announcing Telekube v4
    By Sasha Klizhentas

    We are pleased to announce that Telekube v4 is now a long term support release with version 4.44.0 LTS. This release focuses on improved security, usability and stability.

  • Oct 19, 2017 Troubleshooting Kubernetes Networking Issues
    By Sasha Klizhentas

    Part 1 of our series on Troubleshooting Kubernetes focuses on networking.

  • Jul 21, 2017 Scaling Managed Services in the Cloud Era
    By Taylor Wakefield

    We review the challenges MSPs face in a hybrid, multi-cloud world.

  • Jun 25, 2017 Kubernetes Production Patterns...and Anti-Patterns
    By Sasha Klizhentas

    We explore helpful techniques to improve resiliency and high availability of Kubernetes deployments and take a look at some common mistakes to avoid when working with Docker and Kubernetes.

  • Oct 12, 2016 It's time to reconsider going on-prem
    By Taylor Wakefield

    Going on-prem can be a handful, especially maintaining those deployments. Here's how we use Kubernetes and our own tooling to help scale those efforts.