First Fuse application on OpenShift V3.1

Since mid of December 2015, Red Hat has released the initial version of the Fuse Integration Services. These are various pre-build images which are aimed to make the implementation of Red Hat JBoss Fuse applications on OpenShift V3 as seamless as possible. In this blog I will document the steps required to create a first … Read moreFirst Fuse application on OpenShift V3.1

Securing the OpenShift V3 Registry

In my previous post I described how to manually export/import a Docker image from one system into the Docker registry of OpenShift. A next step would be to push an image from a non OpenShift system directly into the registry. The documentation of OpenShift recommends to secure the registry before opening it for external access. … Read moreSecuring the OpenShift V3 Registry

Importing an external and not yet published Docker Image into Red Hat OpenShift V3

During many customer discussions on PaaS, the same question does come up: “Can I use my own Docker images in OpenShift?” While the simple answer obviously is: “Well, sure! OpenShift makes use of Docker und Kubernetes“ Making it work, is a little bit more complex – until one finally understands it. In this blog I … Read moreImporting an external and not yet published Docker Image into Red Hat OpenShift V3

IaaS & PaaS, aren’t they the same? Part 2

Motivation This is a follow-up on my initial posting on IaaS vs PaaS. While part 1 was an introduction into what IaaS is and how PaaS differs, this posting will look into an exemplary business-case, comparing those two approaches. The scenario and the numbers used in this business-case will be simple, as this exercise is not … Read moreIaaS & PaaS, aren’t they the same? Part 2

Installing and running Red Hat OpenShift with Jenkins

Pre-Note This article describes how I created my demo build pipeline, as shown in my previous post  It does now show best practices or recommended ways. It’s just my way of doing it! If you follow these instructions, I do expect you to have some level of knowledge on: how to handle Red Hat Enterprise Linux … Read moreInstalling and running Red Hat OpenShift with Jenkins