Monitoring in a Microservices World

Fabian Stäber from Instana, gives a really informative talk about how to tackle monitoring with microservices. Watch again: https://docker.events.cube365.net/docker/dockercon/content/Videos/ynr2xuTtb9wMhAGEh Lots of things to consider: Automation of monitoring to avoid bottlenecks with deploying microservices. The underlying data Metrics More than health checks which are more common with monoliths. Define what does it mean for my application to be healthy.  Discussing how […]

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Hands-on Helm

Jessica Deen gives a great introduction to Helm and then goes on the show the differences between Helm 2 and Helm 3. Great news Helm has graduated. Here goes nothing: brew install helm Watch again later: https://docker.events.cube365.net/docker/dockercon/content/Videos/ZbxZrH75SKqf78x2S Take aways: Helm 3 has been rewritten to be more k8 native, simpler and more flexible. There are changes to cli CRD Release […]

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Building a Docker Image Packaging Pipeline Using GitHub Actions

Gareth Rushgrove, from Snyk, gave us an overview of some more advanced features in Dockerfiles which can promote the reuse of Dockerfiles.  This is turn can be combined with neat github actions. References https://github.com/marketplace/actions/build-and-push-docker-images https://github.com/snyk/snyk-images Watch again at: https://docker.events.cube365.net/docker/dockercon/content/Videos/SPWM3BdnCZWPN4fN9 Slides:

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