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Timesaving in development with Docker and Qstack

Containerization technology is gaining traction in production systems but the benefits of it should not be downplayed for development and testing purposes.  Here is a quick anecdote on how Docker has shortened the development cycle for the team working on … Read More

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Qstack high level architecture and concepts

Qstack architects infrastructure into a self-service single pane of glass platform, that solves the fragmentation of IT management. This document outlines core Qstack concepts and how Qstack provides the ideal platform for any workload. Compute Concepts When configuring Qstack, users … Read More

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Qstack’s new application orchestration module: the basics

What is Kubernetes? Kubernetes is an open-source system for managing containerized applications across multiple hosts in a cluster. The objective of Kubernetes is to abstract away the complexity of managing a fleet of containers, which represent packaged applications that include … Read More

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Part 2: DevOps, 12 factors and the next great thing – Containers vs. Applications

If you missed Part 1 of “DevOps, 12 factors and the next great thing,” I discussed why DevOps is not a role to hire into and explored how DevOps is essential to staying competitive. I also touched upon “the next … Read More

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The true cloud concept

From the moment we began developing Qstack, our on-premise cloud management platform, our goal has been to address and solve the real problem that is fragmentation of infrastructure and cloud management without any specific lock-in, other than quality of the … Read More