Part 8 – Adding Metricbeat to the EFK Stack on OKE

Metricbeat is a lightweight shipper that you can install on your servers to periodically collect metrics from the operating system and from services running on the server. In this guide, Metricbeat can take metrics and statistics from both K8S Master Continue reading Part 8 – Adding Metricbeat to the EFK Stack on OKE

Part 7 – Deploying EFK (Elasticsearch, Fluentd, Kibana) Stack on OKE

The Elasticsearch, Fluentd, Kibana (EFK) logging stack is one of the most popular combinations in terms of open platforms. In fact, I would say the only debate is around the mechanism used to do log shipping, aka the F (fluentd), Continue reading Part 7 – Deploying EFK (Elasticsearch, Fluentd, Kibana) Stack on OKE

Part 6 – Deploying an Application on OKE

Having created a Kubernetes cluster using Container Engine for Kubernetes, you’ll typically want to try it out by deploying an application on the nodes in the cluster. For convenience, the Cluster page includes a Getting Started tab that makes it Continue reading Part 6 – Deploying an Application on OKE

Part 5 – Accessing a Kubernetes Cluster on OKE

When you create a cluster, Container Engine for Kubernetes creates a Kubernetes configuration file for the cluster called kubeconfig. The kubeconfig file provides the necessary details to access the cluster using kubectl and the Kubernetes Dashboard. You have to follow Continue reading Part 5 – Accessing a Kubernetes Cluster on OKE

Part 4 – Creating a Kubernetes Cluster on OKE

On this post, you will see how to specify details for the cluster (for example, the Kubernetes version to install on master nodes). Having defined the cluster, you typically specify details for different node pools in the cluster (for example, Continue reading Part 4 – Creating a Kubernetes Cluster on OKE

Part 3 – Pre-req for Getting Started with Oracle managed Kubernetes Engine

Prerequisites Before you can use Container Engine for Kubernetes to create a Kubernetes cluster, you need to take care of the Prerequisites and there are quite a few of them: Policy Requirement Within the root compartment of your tenancy, a Continue reading Part 3 – Pre-req for Getting Started with Oracle managed Kubernetes Engine

Part 2 – Introduction to Oracle managed Kubernetes Engine

If we quickly cover how container ecosystem has evolved, we go back to 2012 – 2013 when containers became mainstream and a number of different container runtimes were introduced. For instance Rocket by CoreOS, LXDs by Canonical, Docker Runtime for Continue reading Part 2 – Introduction to Oracle managed Kubernetes Engine

Your Cloud Journey Made Easy – Ravello on Oracle Cloud

Since the last couple of years, we have seen a tremendous amount of awareness about Cloud Computing. However, at the same time, we noticed a steady resistance from the customers on adoption of Cloud Computing. There is a huge base Continue reading Your Cloud Journey Made Easy – Ravello on Oracle Cloud

Oracle announces “The Oracle Public Cloud Command-Line Interface”

Yes Oracle announced their much awaited OPC CLI utility. The Oracle Public Cloud Command-Line Interface is a utility to enable management of your cloud environment from the command line. The current release supports the Compute Service, with additional service support coming Continue reading Oracle announces “The Oracle Public Cloud Command-Line Interface”