Pluggable Monitoring and Closed Loop Orchestration with Cloudify and Nagios
A few weeks ago, we introduced Cloudify 4.4. As part of our roadmap to making Cloudify more modular and offering users the ability to plug-in their own tools, we now allow you to bring your own policy and monitoring to Cloudify. Test-drive Cloudify’s Multi-Cloud Lab Free! Get Lab This thinking is exactly in line with […]
Continuous Deployment with Architecture and Infrastructure Changes Using Cloudify
In our recent release of Cloudify 4.4, we made some really solid improvements and added great new features to make the user experience a breeze. Read about them here. One particular enhancement that is quite significant, especially for production deployments, is the Deployment Update feature, which is a built-in workflow that can be run from […]
TOSCA’s Important Role in the DICE EU H2020 Project
This article was originally posted on the DICE website on June 8, 2018 Within the first open source framework for quality-aware DevOps for Big Data applications – DICE, TOSCA provides the perfect foundation for bridging the world of off-line application modelling and the running instances of this application. Its extensibility enabled automating deployments of complex […]
Dynamic Allocation Using Static Constraints in Cloudify Blueprints
Sometimes, when creating complex applications, we might need dynamic allocation of static resources. To explain what I mean by this, it’s best to look at an example. Single instance example Let’s say we have a proprietary IP allocation mechanism for our servers in OpenStack. We make a REST call and receive a new IP address […]
DevOpsDays Tel Aviv 2017 – Growing by Leaps and Bounds
It’s honestly been a few years since we wrote a post-DevOpsDays Tel Aviv blog post, but I just wanted to reflect on how much the DevOps community and this event have grown. In fact, each year the DevOpsDays Tel Aviv conference has grown in attendance around 20% annually on average. And the organizing team has […]
The Cloudify Awesome Sauce Monthly DevOps Roundup | September 2016
The Awesome Sauce roundup brings you the good, the great, and the funny of DevOps news each month!
Here's How We Embedded Python Into Our CLI Download Packages
We embedded Python directly into our CLI packages so users don’t have to compile anything on their end. Want to know how you can do that too? Keep reading.
What Developers Want From Their Technology (But Mostly Cloud)
In order to stay relevant in the world of diverse software options, you need to make things simple and sexy for developers.
We Created an Awesome Search Tool for Github Repos in Python
Background Recently, we got a notification from Amazon that one of our secret keys, which was accidentally left in a public Github repo, was being abused. Since it wasn’t our own team doing the abusing, we decided to put a stop to this happening in the future. So, the idea here was to create […]
The Cloudify Awesome Sauce Monthly Roundup | June 2016
Did you miss us? Well, we missed you and we have a bunch of great new DevOps and Cloud awesomeness to share, so pull up a chair and enjoy the June edition of the Aweseome Sauce Monthly Roundup! Cloudify – gluing it all together since 1843. Check it out. Go #repos Comcast […]
DevOps, PaaS and Everything in Between
This month Amazon announced AWS OpsWorks, which is the result of their acquisition of Peritor and the embedding of its Scalarium platform within AWS. OpsWorks is a new framework for simplifying the deployment of applications on the cloud. Given that Amazon already has a few frameworks automating application deployment, such as CloudFormation and Elastic Beanstalk, I […]