Is it worth deploying Database or Data Store on Containers?
I’ve been discussing this million-dollar question with many DBAs, DevOps, Solution Architecting teams since the past few months – what are the real benefits of running databases/data store in containers? Would like to share with you’ll some of my learnings from the many discussions: Scalability Scaling the Database/Data Store is one of the primary challenges we face when the workload is dynamic. You might be aware that horizontal scalability is one of the best ways to go about it. However, we […]
Ajit Gadge | Senior Database Consultant, Ashnik
Docker Desktop Enterprise – New and Rocking!
Pada DockerCon 2019, Docker merilis Docker Desktop Enterprise 3.0 yang juga dikenal sebagai DDE, bertujuan untuk membuat pengembang cepat bekerja dengan kontainer (penampung) tanpa harus terlebih dahulu menjadi pakar Docker. Para pengembang dapat bekerja dengan kerangka kerja dan bahasa pemrograman terpilih, sementara teknologi informasi dapat mengkonfigurasi, menyebarkan, dan mengelola lingkungan pengembang yang selaras dengan standar dan praktik perusahaan. Ini mencerminkan posisi Docker pada DevOps yang memainkan peran penting sejak awal proses pengembangan yang benar sampai akhir penyebaran produksi. Biasanya, orang memikirkan […]
Prempal Singh | Docker Presales Consultant, Ashnik
NGINX Levels Up on ‘Innovation’ for customers; Gus Robertson speaks to Ashnik
NGINX Conf 2019 kicked off in Seattle last week with NGINX, F5, and their mutual customers. Leaders from the two companies shared their vision of how the world of applications is evolving today, and how the companies are coming together as one. The theme of NGINX Conf was “Level Up”, and each of the speakers lent a unique perspective on what leveling up entails for applications, infrastructure, and teams. Organizations need a way to bridge the divide between DevOps teams, NetOps teams, […]
Sachin Dabir | Founder & Director, Ashnik
Tips for Postgres from a Postgres Insider
Postgres is an incredibly powerful database that’s packed with many different features. Some of its most interesting and productive capabilities, however, aren’t always evident. This collection of Postgres tips highlights some of the more obscure features users might not be familiar with but can greatly enhance the use of Postgres. 1. S.M.A.R.T. Tools S.M.A.R.T. is an industry-standard way of monitoring the health of storage hardware. Effectively, S.M.A.R.T. behaves like the warning lights on your car when it says low tire pressure, low oil, […]
Welcome to the MongoDB Quick Start Channel
Recently, we reorganized the MongoDB blog into channels to make it easier for you to browse the content you want to see. Today, we’re introducing a new channel with a very defined purpose. Welcome to Quick Start, the new home for those essential tutorials that get you up and running with MongoDB and MongoDB Atlas’ services. The MongoDB Channels Check out the navigation bar (or menu if you are on mobile).When you arrive on the blog, you’ll arrive on our Home page with […]
Rajiv Thapar | APAC Partner Director, MongoDB
EDB Postgres on Kubernetes Certified by Red Hat
We are beginning to see deployments of relational database management systems on Kubernetes accelerate. In fact, a recent survey from a Kubernetes provider predicts that databases will be the ‘killer app’ for container environments in 2019. To support our customers accelerated adoption, EDB Postgres™️ on Kubernetes is now Red Hat container certified and available directly from Red Hat’s catalog. Red Hat OpenShift is a leading Kubernetes platform for container orchestration. If you are building cloud-native applications, you can now use EDB Postgres on Kubernetes […]