Magalix joins Weaveworks to bring Policy to GitOps

Weaveworks acquired Magalix, bringing an enterprise grade policy and compliance engine into Weave GitOps Enterprise. Policy is available via commercial SaaS and Enterprise form factors, and extends your GitOps pipeline with governance, verification and security. Learn more about what that means for our customers.

Production-ready Kubernetes: what it means and how to achieve it

Kubernetes is open source software for deploying, scaling and managing containerized applications. Check out this White Paper to find out what production ready means, and important requirements to consider when using and taking advantage of Kubernetes in production, to ensure that you can increase productivity, whilst combining a flexible, portable infrastructure.

Kubernetes DevOps: The Perfect Match

Kubernetes is a great enabler of DevOps practices. Yet, it is complex to manage. With GitOps, you can get the best of both worlds - Kubernetes & DevOps.

DevOps automation that’s tailor-made for your organization

Our most recent white paper is about enabling DevOps automation using an internal platform & GitOps practices. Read it now.

4 Big GitOps Moments of 2021

2021 has been a revolutionary year for GitOps - a year where the movement has come of age. Read the top 4 GitOps highlights of 2021.

Managing Multiple Environments with Weave GitOps

Following on from an introductory guide on Weave GitOps Core, this blog outlines how to use Weave GitOps to manage a single application deployed in multiple environments, using Branches and Kustomize.

Highlights from our top 5 GitOps podcasts of the year

It's been an eventful year for GitOps. If you're looking for inspiration as you look ahead to 2022, we highlight 5 podcasts we published this year which are a great place to start.

Our best GitOps blogs in 2021

Join us on an end-of-year journey through the most interesting and informative posts from the Weaveworks blog in 2021, covering all things GitOps.

Highlights of KubeCon and the GitOps One Stop Shop

If meeting and work commitments kept you away from some of the recent virtual and in person events on Kubernetes and GitOps. We have a quick rundown of the recent KubeCon and GitOps One Stop Shop events, curated from a GitOps perspective.

Overcoming Cloud Complexity with Kubernetes & GitOps

Leveraging the cloud successfully requires the right tools and strategies for navigating all of the complexity that arises within cloud architectures. In many respects, the cloud is fundamentally more complex than on-premises infrastructures; it involves more layers of infrastructure, more services, more network endpoints and – to top it all – less control by the organizations that use the cloud.

The GitOps market: driving progressive delivery and experimentation's expansion

Tech investor and managing director of Dell Capital Technologies, Tyler Jewell, is our featured guest in the latest episode of The Art of Modern Ops. Topics covered are the increasing need of automating software particularly in complex fields such as continuous delivery and the growing shortage of developers handling increasingly intricate software systems.

The 2021 DORA report gives a veiled nod to GitOps

The 2021 DORA report is out, and it continues its focus on the characteristics of top performing DevOps teams. It's becoming an essential read for anyone interested in how companies are using DevOps. The findings show that GitOps principles are integral to top performing teams. Here are the highlights from the report.

Deutsche Telekom uses Weave GitOps to deliver edge Kubernetes at scale

Deutsche Telekom, the first global Telco running Kubernetes across both its core and edge sites to deliver multiple use cases through a single, telco-grade platform, the company’s collaboration with Weaveworks marks a milestone in the mobile industry. Dubbed Liquid Metal, it is a fully open, GitOps-enabled, distributed Kubernetes Cluster-as-a-Service (CaaS) platform, operating at massive scale.

Weave GitOps Enterprise: A First Look at the November 2021 Release

Today we announced the general availability of Weave GitOps Enterprise. This is a licensed product that builds on the free open source Weave GitOps Core. As the name suggests it adds advanced features required by enterprises with large Kubernetes estates. Take a first look at the GA and November release and learn more about: Web user interface, GitOps template manager, multi-cluster control and policy.

Highlights from the 2021 State of DevOps Report

The State of DevOps report released by Puppet each year is a great indicator of the pulse of the DevOps movement at the time. In its 10th edition this year, the report has continued to focus on the key challenges faced by organizations and solutions to them. This year, the report digs deeper into these issues and provides great insight for organizations that want to move to higher levels of DevOps maturity. In this post, we cover the key points from the report.

Highlights from GitOpsCon 2021

GitOpsCon 2021 took place during Kubecon North America 2021. Here we cover some of the highlights of the day.

Why GitOps is so important to businesses today

In this video from the DevOps Enterprise Summit, Weaveworks COO Steve George explains why GitOps is so important for business.

Weave GitOps Core is now available on the AWS Marketplace

Weave GitOps Core is now available on the AWS marketplace. Core is an open source solution that enables GitOps on any Kubernetes distribution. With Weave GitOps Core you will be able to continuously deploy and operate your cloud native applications on top of EKS.

Run your apps on Kubernetes one pull request at a time

Building better software faster is the main driver of digital transformation. If you’re not rapidly deploying new features and fixes, your competitors are. Using GitOps to automate continuous application delivery brings a number of advantages to your business. This getting started guide shows how Weave GitOps Core gets you started with only two commands.

Case study: How Deutsche Telekom automates edge infrastructure using GitOps

GitOps has helped to make Deutsche Telekom’s containerized clusters easier to manage and more responsive. They require less human management intervention. While it’s difficult to point to precise cost savings, the team’s ROI can be judged by the scale of its achievements—managing thousands of clusters with a tiny team, and managing cloud development and cloud operations continuously.