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Cloud native modern application and microservices related buzzwords

On this Covid weekend. I have tried to consolidate a few popular cloud native and microservices related acronyms and buzzwords. Hope it will be helpful for a quick reference for novice and pro professionals : DDD: Domain Driven Design is used for microservices design based on closed context of independent business modules DoS: A Denial-of-Service (DoS) … Continue reading Cloud native modern application and microservices related buzzwords

Install Tanzu Build Service (TBS v1.0 GA) on Kubernetes – build docker image and store in DockerHub image registry

In this blog I will cover these following scope- How to install TBS on local KIND/TKGI/TKG and other Kubernetes clusters. How to auto build portable OCI docker image of a SpringBoot (Java) project using an automated build tool VMware Tanzu Build Service which auto detects Git source code repository commit and inject required dependencies and … Continue reading Install Tanzu Build Service (TBS v1.0 GA) on Kubernetes – build docker image and store in DockerHub image registry

ArgoCD GitOps in 30 mins: Setup CD pipeline and deploy an image on Kubernetes

I have recently worked and tried out a wonderful continuous delivery (CD) tool ArgoCD. It’s a declarative GitOps continuous delivery tool for Kubernetes which is totally dedicated to Kubernetes deployment. It’s has awesome UI dashboard to monitor and mange deployment. It can be directly linked to source code repo like GitHub. Objective: Why ArgoCD? Prerequisite … Continue reading ArgoCD GitOps in 30 mins: Setup CD pipeline and deploy an image on Kubernetes

Build ASP.Net core image and deploy on Kubernetes with Contour ingress controller and MetalLB load balancer

In this blog, I will cover up, how to create OCI docker image from Windows ASP .Net application to .Net Core container using open source “Pack” API and deploy on Kubernetes cluster using open source Contour ingress controller. Also, will set up MetaLB load balancer of Kubernetes cluster. Objective: Build .Net Core OCI docker image … Continue reading Build ASP.Net core image and deploy on Kubernetes with Contour ingress controller and MetalLB load balancer

Tanzu Kubernetes Grid air gapped installation (TKG v1.1.2) on vSphere v6.7- offline environment

Recently,I have done a POC for a client with the latest TKG v1.1.2 ( Latest updated: July’20) and faced a couple of challenges on air- gapped environment. Installing and configuring TKG management and worker clusters on air-gapped (No Internet/offline) environment is nightmare. You need to plan properly and download all required docker images of TKG … Continue reading Tanzu Kubernetes Grid air gapped installation (TKG v1.1.2) on vSphere v6.7- offline environment

VMware Tanzu Offerings Cheat Sheet: References, technical docs and demo videos

This blog will cover all important and quick useful references of the VMware Tanzu offerings. It’s a cheat sheet and a single pager info for all the Tanzu enterprise product offerings, technical docs, demo videos and white-papers. Hope this one pager info will be handy for developers, architects, business owners, operators and organisations: Main Tanzu … Continue reading VMware Tanzu Offerings Cheat Sheet: References, technical docs and demo videos