ContainerShip Blog

c2c — Docker Compose to ContainerShip Converter

 

When you are just starting out with Docker, you will spend some time reading through the documentation, getting familiar with the steps needed to containerize your app.

Topics: Docker DevOps Web Development

What’s all this talk about Cloud/Container Native & Cloud First and how does it relate to DevOps?

In the last two years I’ve noticed a lot of posts, webinars, and meetup groupsdedicated to talking about building software that is “Cloud/Container Native” and I think it’s great that more focus is being put on the topic. With containers and orchestration being all the rage, it’s important to discuss the developer side of the DevOps contract, and how to build software that will function properly in a more automated world. That is what building cloud native software is all about. Taking steps during development to ensure that applications are being architected in a way that will enable things like logging, metrics, scaling, and more to snap in to place. It’s exciting that as an industry and a craft, we are moving in a direction that makes life easier for everyone involved, but it was not always like this, and we still have a long way to go before every team can reach DevOps nirvana.

Topics: Cloud Computing DevOps Hosting Web Development

IaaS vs. PaaS vs. CaaS — Which Cloud Architecture is Right For You? Part 1

The world of web hosting is moving quickly. It’s easy to get overwhelmed by the options and start to question if the way you’re currently doing things is the best way for your business or need. In this post, I’m going to break down the difference between a few competing options:

Topics: Cloud Computing Docker Web Development