How to Create GitOps Pipelines with GitHub Actions and Weave Cloud

GitHub Actions is a beta feature that allows you to automate tasks and create workflows. Find out how to create GitOps pipelines with GitHub Actions and Weave Cloud.

Weave Increased Our Flux Capacity

A lot has been happening in Weave Flux. Catch up on Flux’s development, new features and its community!

Optimizing Cluster Resources for Kubernetes Team Development

Find out how to organize your team for Kubernetes development. In this post we discuss: namespaces, RBAC, network policy and resource constraints and how to apply them to your development teams.

Hacktoberfest 2018 - it's a wrap

Hacktoberfest is a celebration of Open Source software and the difference you can make, even with a small contribution. As October is over now, we’re looking at what happened this month.

The Journey to Kubernetes

In our newest addition to the Kubernetes Library, find out how Kubernetes allows fast growing applications to scale quickly and why it's the market leader.

Case Study: How Qordoba increased deployment velocity by 60%

Learn how Qordoba increased deployment velocity by 60%, and went from 1 to 2 releases a week to 30 per day applying GitOps best practices with Weave Cloud.

Gearing up for all things GitOps at KubeCon

As the year winds down, we’re gearing up for a great KubeCon in Seattle. See what talks, demos and other activities we have lined up for the week.

Case study: Soho House runs Kubernetes with 100% confidence

Learn how a well established private members club replatformed their infrastructure to a microservices architecture. Thanks to Weave Cloud, they decreased their operations time by 75% and increased confidence in running their Kubernetes clusters.

What CICD tool should I use?

Discover what components make up an automated pipeline, the features you need to consider and how to incorporate GitOps when evaluating CICD tools.

eksctl makes it easy to run Istio on EKS

Follow a tutorial to get started with Istio on AWS' EKS with eksctl and also learn what new features made it into this release.

DevSecOps meets GitOps with Twistlock and Weaveworks

Learn how we’ve teamed up with our security partner Twistlock to show you how you can increase reliability and velocity through implementing a GitOps model while keeping an eye on vulnerabilities and compliance through DevSecOps best practices.

Five Key Cloud Technologies for Kubernetes

Five key open source projects that help complete the Kubernetes feature set are discussed in this post: Prometheus, Istio, Helm, Weave Flux, and OpenFaaS.

Weave Scope and Flux to participate in Hacktoberfest

In this post, Daniel, our community manager at Weaveworks explains how Weaveworks (Flux and Scope teams included) is participating in the upcoming Hacktoberfest and why it’s such a great way to get started in Open Source development.

Kubernetes Workload Promotion in GitOps CD Pipelines

Read about our new Weave Cloud feature that lets you promote workloads between clusters. Find out how this can help your team accelerate the delivery of features to Kubernetes.

Tools for App Development on Kubernetes - Ksync

Learn how Ksync can help speed up app development on Kubernetes by providing a direct link from your local environment to a running cluster.

Weaveworks Cortex - the newest member of the CNCF Sandbox

Cortex, our scalable Prometheus monitoring system, has been accepted as a Sandbox project by the Cloud Native Computing Foundation. Cortex is an open source project that we created to provide storage of Prometheus metrics for Weave Cloud. It's used by teams that are running large Prometheus environments, providing metrics for complex Kubernetes environments.

Best tools for Debugging Distributed Applications

While the initial planning and architecture behind debugging a distributed application can take time, there's a growing number of tools available to help you pin down the problem and find solutions. In this post, we looked at the different approaches available.

Kubernetes FAQ: How do I configure storage for a bare metal Kubernetes cluster?

In this post we explain why managing your application state can be tricky and how by using persistent volume claims, you can easily manage storage on bare metal Kubernetes installations.

Software Engineering Daily - GitOps Key Takeaways

Read an excerpt of the podcast from Alexis Richardson’s interview on Software Engineering Daily. Alexis discusses how GitOps works, and explains how it compares to other methods for continuous delivery.