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Want to Help Build CloudBees for Kubernetes with Jenkins X?

CloudBees has been investing resources into the proposed Jenkins subproject Jenkins X : An opinionated continuous delivery solution for development and delivery of modern cloud applications on Kubernetes . Jenkins X has taken a Kubernetes-first approach, using best-of-breed solutions from the Kubernetes ecosystem , melded with DevOps best practices. The Jenkins X project has...

Why Kubernetes Changes Everything!

Introduction When Docker was released to open source in 2013, there wasn’t any certainty it would be a success. Five years later, and most companies are using containers as a convenient standard way of packing applications. A container is a lightweight standalone executable that contains all the dependencies, configuration and system tools to run the application - and they run on...

Cloud Native: What It is and Why It's Important

It is really is hard to ignore the mass migration to cloud computing. Today, over 50% of US enterprises are utilizing the public cloud to some degree, and this trend is set to accelerate, with Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) growth at 40%. It seems that all enterprises are reinventing themselves through “digital transformation.” The low cost and easy setup have enabled companies...