When is the WRONG time to use Kubernetes?

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The main reason most enterprises want to move to the cloud can be explained in two words: product velocity. There are myriad benefits to Cloud Native computing, from lower hosting costs to reduced infrastructure complexity and increased scalability. All of these are good things, of course -- but by far the most motivating is the ability to move from idea to actual product in front of [...]

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Container Solutions Becomes a founding member of the Kubernetes Training Partner (KTP) Program

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Today, the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) announced the Kubernetes Training Partner (KTP) program. The KTP is an extension of the Kubernetes Certified Service Provider (KCSP) program that includes a special tier of providers who have deep experience creating and delivering cloud native training. Container Solutions are proud to be one of the six founding members of the KTP. The Road [...]

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ITV – A Cloud Strategy With 50 Years of Legacy

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Last year we launched The Cloud Native Attitude a short book that provides an easy-to-read grounding in modern infrastructure tools like Docker and Kubernetes and which included 3 case studies on real life Cloud Native enterprises (The Financial Times, Skyscanner and ASOS). We’re about to re-release the book with 2 more case studies: the challenger bank Starling and ITV. In the run-up to [...]

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What is Eventual Consistency And Why Is It So Cool?

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Last week I published a case study of Starling Bank, one of the UK's mobile-only challenger banks who famously "built a bank in a year" using Cloud infrastructure and services. The case study is part of the new content in our v2 of The Cloud Native Attitude, which we'll be launching at KubeCon in May. Come and see us at our stand! In this post I want to zoom in on one aspect of the [...]

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Starling – How to Build a Bank in a Year

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Last year we launched The Cloud Native Attitude a short book describing modern infrastructure tools like Docker and Kubernetes and which included 3 case studies on real life Cloud Native enterprises (The Financial Times, Skyscanner and ASOS). We're about to re-release the book with 2 new chapters and 2 more case studies: the challenger bank Starling and ITV. In the run-up to KubeCon, where we'll [...]

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