Now that we have a process that automatically builds a container image whenever changes are committed to the git repository, we need a way to get those changes out, either into a development or test environment, or to the production environment. In the gitops world, a deployment is also initiated by a change to the […]

This article is the fourth in the series on how to set up an automated end-to-end workflow for deploying to a Kubernetes cluster. The previous steps accomplished a lot, even if they sound simple. Each involved multiple additional tasks to set up tools and systems, the classic yak shaving scenario. While the first two steps […]

The core function of DevOps is to facilitate and automate the process of delivering code that developers write into production. Where CI/CD is involved, that means that code is compiled, tested and packaged, as applicable, whenever code is committed to a repository. A DevSecOps approach integrates security into the DevOps process through such steps as […]

When people think of DevOps, they likely think of delivery of code into production. Microsoft, Amazon and all mention delivery in the first paragraph of their definitions of DevOps. However, code has to be developed and tested before it can be shipped. That requires an environment where developers can integrate their code, an environment where QA teams can perform […]