Build vs Buy: Execution

So far, we’ve explored cost, time to market, internal resources, and business continuity. Do you have a clear favorite at this point? Have you crossed all of your t’s and color-coded all of your Gantt charts? Keep an open mind as we move forward because we’re about to get into execution. And this is where

Replicated Runthrough: Outdated 101

Greetings and welcome back for the next episode of the Replicated Runthrough series. This time we’re going to discuss Outdated.sh, an open source kubectl plugin that finds and reports outdated cluster images. The Technical Explanation Outdated repeatedly queries readable pods in all readable namespaces, looking for the podspec of container images and any init container

Build vs Buy: Planning for Success

In our last blog post, we talked about how on-prem software for the enterprise isn’t going anywhere. This $400 billion industry dwarfs enterprise SaaS, but it doesn’t often get the attention it deserves. Let’s show it some love. Join us as we explore the biggest question of on-prem delivery and management: is it better to

Replicated Runthrough: Troubleshoot 101

Greetings and welcome to part two of the Replicated Runthrough series. We’ll will be covering Troubleshoot.sh, a Kubernetes plugin for – you guessed it – troubleshooting host and cluster-level issues. Part of a suite of Kubernetes cluster maintenance tools by Replicated including (but not limited to) Outdated, Unfork, and KOTS, Troubleshoot is a highly customizable,

Replicated Recent Release Highlights: April 2021

Last month we kicked off this new regular blog series where we update you on some of the exciting capabilities newly available in KOTS (Kubernetes Off-The-Shelf), kURL, and Vendor Web. We’re back with new release highlights for April 2021, so let’s take a look at some of our recently shipped features and release highlights below.

Replicated Runthrough: kURL 101

TL;DR – kURL deploys entire Kubernetes clusters, pre-configured with as many or as few add-ons as your organization needs, delivered via the cURL utility. Greetings and welcome to our new Replicated Runthrough series, where we teach you about each project in the Replicated catalog in simple terms. Our first lesson will be on kURL, an

Scalable Databases With Karthik Ranganathan of Yugabyte

On the latest episode of The EnterpriseReady podcast, Grant Miller sits down with Karthik Ranganathan, Founder and CTO of Yugabyte. A pioneer in the world of scalable databases, Karthik is one of the masterminds behind YugabyteDB, a high-performance distributed SQL database for global, internet-scale applications. The discussion begins with Karthik’s time at Facebook, where he

Build vs Buy: Why On-Prem Matters

Historically, delivering on-prem software has meant building bespoke, manual processes for every customer environment; costing time, resources, and money. Thanks to new, off-the-shelf solutions, delivery, and management have gotten easier than ever. But is buying the right move for your company? In this blog series, we’ll help you determine if you should build or buy. 

Container Image Registries – Huh?!

Greetings and welcome back to our series on getting familiar with the Replicated Vendor Portal. In this episode, we’re going to talk a bit about the different types of container image registries available to use with Replicated KOTS – or any other Kubernetes clusters. When you hear the phrase “container registry,” your mind probably automatically

Redirecting Replicated

Dear Reader,  Last week, while I was listening at 2x speed to the Kubernetes Podcast episode where Google’s Craig Box interviewed me, Grant Miller, I had the opportunity to reflect on a few things. Who would have thought that the emergence of containers would be such a watershed moment in the enterprise IT landscape? The