Accelerate Digital Transformation with Kubernetes

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Kubernetes, also known as K8s, is an open-source container orchestration platform that has taken the world of software development by storm. It’s designed to automate deploying, scaling, and managing containerised applications, making it easier for developers to focus on their code rather than worrying about infrastructure. Kubernetes Fundamentals At its core, Kubernetes is all about […]

DevOps: cost savings

Introduction DevOps is an innovative model, designed to improve software development and allow teams to deliver solutions faster whilst retaining security and quality standards. This article is the third in a series of DevOps centred pieces.

How to Migrate from Heroku to AWS

Introduction This article aims to outline how and why to migrate your cloud infrastructure/applications from the Heroku platform to the AWS platform. The article will then go on to describe the role of Docker in this process as well as step-by-step migration guide. Lastly, this article will highlight some potential limitations and how these can […]

AWS App Runner – Simplifying Containerised Workloads

App Runner has since been updated, please see our update blog after reading below. Back in November 2019, Google Cloud released their fully managed container service, Cloud Run. This service simplified the deployment and management of containerised web applications, allowing users to quickly deploy applications and let Google Cloud worry about the underlying infrastructure. Well, […]

AWS Elastic Kubernetes Service (EKS): EC2 vs Fargate

As a Kubernetes Managed Service Provider, Mobilise has worked with many customers. We design, build and run Kubernetes workloads across a variety of cloud providers. This has traditionally involved building worker nodes on virtual machines. These support the running of application workloads. However, more recent technologies such as AWS’ Fargate have made it more appealing […]

Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) Exam Recertification

Hi, my name is Garreth Davies and I’m a Cloud Solutions Architect working for Mobilise Cloud and in April 2021 I passed my re-certification for the CKA exam. Since my first exam back in 2018 (which you can read more about here) a lot has changed in the world of Kubernetes and also the CKA […]

Kubernetes vs Vagrant | Similarities, Differences and Who Uses Each One

If you are new to the world of DevOps, you might have heard of Kubernetes and Vagrant, and you might even know they are different. However, if you are a beginner, this is probably all you know about the two tools. This article aims to explain provide insights on both Kubernetes and Vagrant, focusing on […]

Alternatives to Docker Container

Docker containers have been on the frontline of application and software development and rapid deployment for a while. We have used it on Amazon Web Services¬† (AWS) for all sorts of Kubernetes environments. As a platform, Docker provides OS-level virtualisation to deliver software in packages, which we know as containers. Docker Hub comes with a […]

Kubernetes vs Docker Swarm

In this article, We will be comparing Kubernetes vs Docker. We shall break down the difference between Docker and what is known as Docker Swarm. Docker is one of the main platforms software developers use to develop, ship, and run different applications. Docker Swarm is an extension of Docker. It takes the infrastructure and breaks […]

Can you run Enterprise Grade workloads for under $100 a month?

With the recent pandemic and a global recession in our midst affecting all kinds of markets, businesses are looking for ways to save money and remain competitive. At Mobilise we have been asked by customers to find new innovative ways to save costs on digital services whilst still delivering at an ever-increasing pace. But does […]