How to Build a Kick-ass Team Operation with GitOps

Watch this on-demand webinar to learn all about GitOps and how you can apply its principles to enable a self-service Kubernetes platform for your engineering teams.

There’s More to GitOps Than Meets the Eye

GitOps has become a standard way to manage cloud native applications, and demonstrates real value for application teams. GitOps though can manage more than apps. Read Cornelia Davis’ post on how it can also deliver complete cluster platforms and also integrate with other sources of record.

GitOps Days 2020 (May 20 & 21) You are invited!

You are invited: GitOps Days 2020 (May 20 & 21). Whether you’ve been wanting to learn about GitOps for the first time or you want to get your teams on board with GitOps, this event is for you! This free online event will run from 9:00am PT to 3:00pm PT over two days.

Podcast - Is Kubernetes Ready for Specialization?

Tune into episode 2 of the Art of Modern Ops, a podcast series on Kubernetes, cloud native and DevOps best practices. This week Cody Hill, Packet, Field CTO joins Cornelia Davis to talk about specialization.

Case study: Mettle leverages GitOps for self-service developer platform

Learn how a UK financial tech company setup a self-service platform for their engineering team using Weave Flux and the benefits of leveraging GitOps to decrease time to production whilst maintaining security and compliance.

Fk-covid: A Kubernetes Bundle for Inferencing COVID X-Rays with Machine Learning

Fk-covid is an open source application for running COVID-Net, is an easy way to run new X-Ray diagnostic tools recently developed by the COVID R&D community especially the University of Waterloo and DarwinAI. It brings together open source tools from Spotify, Google, AWS, Azure, Weaveworks, MinIO and the CNCF at the Linux Foundation.

Navigating the Kubernetes Hype Cycle

Today is the official launch of The Art Of Modern Ops, a podcast series hosted by Cornelia Davis, Weaveworks CTO. We are honoured that our very first episode features Liz Rice, VP Open Source Engineering at Aqua Security and Chair of the CNCF’s Technical Oversight Committee.

15 Years of Git - A New Stack Podcast

Linus Torvalds invented Git 15 years ago in order to continue development of the Linux kernel. Following on this 15 year milestone, the Newstack recorded a discussion with industry leaders from GitHub, GitLab and Weaveworks - companies who have all built businesses around Git.

Introducing Helm Operator 1.0

Today, we’re happy to announce the release of Helm Operator 1.0! With the Helm Operator you can now declaratively manage Helm releases with GitOps. Read more on the blog.

Binge Worthy Webinars - Live and On-demand

Working remotely has its own set of challenges but it also has its perks. The time you are saving on getting ready in the morning and commuting to work, you can now spend on sipping a cup of coffee and watching one of our webinars on demand, connect with us at one of our live events or catch up with our online user group.

Ops Automation - GitOps in the Modern Enterprise

As modern enterprises move more towards Kubernetes and its ecosystem of cloud native tooling - all declarative constructs that can be managed as code - the processes for managing infrastructure are evolving that employ similar strategies previously reserved for application development. More on the blog.

Cornelia Davis on Computing, and Catalysts for the Cloud Native Revolution

We recently conducted a short video interview to get to know Weaveworks CTO, Cornelia Davis, a bit better and understand her view on the industry, including what she’s been working on since joining a few months ago.

An Overview of Modern Ops in the Enterprise

In this article, we discuss Modern Operations, and what it looks like in an enterprise environment. We’ll also discuss the advantages of modernizing the technology stack and development practices in an enterprise. Finally, since everything good comes at a cost, we’re going to have a very candid and open conversation about the foundational elements you’ll need to put in place to ensure that your modernization strategy pays off.

WKSctl: GitOps Management of Kubernetes Clusters with Jerry Jackson

Recently, Jerry Jackson, Software Engineer at Weaveworks, spoke about WKSctl and demonstrated how to create a cluster with this open source project at a Weave Online User Group (WOUG).

Weaveworks Takes Action to Offset Carbon Footprint

Weaveworks has partnered with Oblong Trees, a UK-based non-profit organization, whose mission is to help organizations offset their carbon emissions by planting trees all over the world. We feel it’s important that we reduce our carbon footprint and do more to combat climate change and help improve our planet.

Announcing Flagger 1.0

We're happy to announce the first release candidate of Flagger 1.0! Version 1.0 comes with the promise of a stable API. The canary resource is no longer alpha and the API has been extended to facilitate integrations with external monitoring systems and alerting platforms.

Bottlerocket with Fork, Clone, Run! - A Container Optimized OS with a GitOps model

Bottlerocket OS is a secure, fast and easy to manage, Linux-based operating system. With EKS as the cluster control plane, Bottlerocket instances join the cluster as workers. It also works out of the box with one of our GitOps models, Fork Clone Run.

Upcoming Webinars and Weave Online User Group Talks

Join us for an upcoming webinar with Pure Storage and find out how you can join and participate in two different talks with the Weave Online User Group (WOUG) this month.

Fork, Clone, Run: A GitOps Model for Provisioning Multi-Machine HA Clusters with Rolling Upgrades

Preparing a Kubernetes cluster should be as easy as 1-2-3. With the GitOps operational model, fork, clone, run is a simple workflow that anyone can use to provision easy-to-manage Kubernetes clusters.