Category: DevOps Archives - Root Level Technology

Houston Cloud 2.0 Meetup Hosted by: Root Level Technology

We’re excited to announce that, starting in February, RLT will be hosting a once-a-month networking event in the Houston area: Houston Cloud 2.0. Our goal is simple: Find other locals in the area that love technology and want to have fun! What you can expect: Networking Collaboration Drinks! Grub! New Locations Fun Discussions around Hot Technology The first event for the group is planned for February 28th at 5pm and will be held at Clutch Bar.  At this event we will have a group of our battle hardened senior engineers available in a casual setting to answer any and all questions you might have. This will be a great event for aspiring engineers, or engineers looking at taking their skills […]

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Getting to know Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE)

This January, Root Level Technology CTO Eric Fourage presented a deep-dive webinar that introduces Google Kubernetes Engine. Getting To Know GKE starts with an overview of containers and their benefits, before exploring application infrastructure orchestration with Kubernetes and GKE, Google’s powerful Kubernetes-based cloud container platform. This post is a brief overview of the webinar. Be sure to take a look at the presentation for a fuller explanation of containers, Kubernetes, and the Google Kubernetes Engine. Containers Containers are packages of software that bundle code and its dependencies, including system tools, libraries, and configurations. One way to think about containers is as a lightweight alternative to virtual machines. Like virtual machines, containers are self-contained environments that run code. Unlike virtual machines, […]

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Vault OSS Versus Enterprise

Vault Open Source The Open Source version of Vault is a great starting point for secrets management. This version of Vault can handle secrets management and works great for someone just getting started with Vault or for a company that wants to start improving its security posture.   When should you use Vault Open Source?   If you are just starting out, Vault Open Source is free to use. This makes it perfect for testing out how Secrets Management can improve your security posture. It should be your starting point for getting familiar with Vault and what it can do.   Vault Enterprise Pro Vault Pro is a middle tier between Vault OSS and Vault Premium. The big draw of […]

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