Bret's Cloud Native DevOps #17


DevPod is released. for LowOps container orchestration. Docker Desktop 2023 new features on the Podcast.

πŸ—“οΈ What's new this week

πŸ”΄ Live show Thursday: K8s & Swarm alternative (#127)

On this Thursday's Live show, Jake Warner from is back to talk with Matt and me about LowOps. What does LowOps mean? What can Cycle offer us as an alternative to Swarm and Kubernetes?
You can also add it to your calendar here.

πŸŽ‰πŸ”΄ Special live show: DevPod for container dev env

Open Source Dev Containers with DevPod (Ep 216)
Starts at 3:45. Are you interested in using dev containers but prefer to use open source software? Lukas Gentele and Rich Burroughs from @loft_sh join me to…

Did you miss it? Tuesday this week, Loft Labs launched DevPod on my show. It's like GitHub Codespaces but fully open source and runnable on most Clouds or local Docker. It makes dev environment containers for you, and it also creates the infrastructure to run it on (including sleeping when not in use). It works with local Docker instances and clouds like AWS, GCP, Azure, DigitalOcean, Civo, and more. The project is compatible with Microsoft's DevContainer standard, which means it works with VS Code, JetBrains, and more. I dig it.

🎧 Podcast

Ep 131: Docker's 2023 New Stuff

We're releasing a podcast this week where we are joined by two engineers in Docker's leadership: Chief Technology Officer Justin Cormack and Senior Manager of Developer Relations Michael Irwin, to talk about recent Docker Hub changes, as well as their latest product releases.

We touch on Docker's latest updates and announcements, focusing on the early releases of Docker Scout, Docker plus WebAssembly, and the Telepresence extension for Docker Desktop.

πŸ‘¨β€πŸ’» What I'm working on

For the next few weeks, I'm working on Docker Mastery new content! Stay tuned.

πŸ‘€ In case you missed it

(headlines from last week's newsletter that you can skip if you already read it)

πŸ”΄ Live Q&A show: Learning Docker and Kubernetes: Live Q&A (Ep 215)

Live course enrollment for July: GitHub Actions + Argo CD

Automate Your Deployments on Kubernetes with GitHub Actions and Argo GitOps by Bret Fisher on Maven
Mature DevOps needs automation. Skip the pain of inventing workflows and implement my real-world templates for build-test-deploy pipelines.

Enrollment for our next live course is open. Dates are July 10-21.

"This course is great because I knew it's not just about learning Github Actions or ArgoCD. We can find a lot of documentation and videos about them on the internet, but here Bret conveys his experiences from real world scenarios." – Payam Saderi, DevOps Engineer at Macellan Bilişim