data-only containers for ansible automation

Hi, I did a playbook to create my PoCs much faster (from days to one hour). And got some issues with my Mac. My python got broken Then I’ve decided to manage my playbook thru containers (Check my project here). However, managing data from those, brings a portability issue. Then, to make it simple. I started to use data-only containers. I’ve got the the idea … Continue reading data-only containers for ansible automation

Your own SDWAN demo at packet.net (~60min)

This playbook will create a Bare Metal Type 2 server at packet.net and install a whole Nuage VNS solution to try features like Zero Touch Bootstrapping and Application Aware Routing (App classification and SLAs). Check the app at https://github.com/p1nrojas/packet-nuagevns Installing gateways, dns and ntp services, management and control planes in just one server with Centos7 KVM: Install your KVM server (sdwan01) into the brand new … Continue reading Your own SDWAN demo at packet.net (~60min)

#ansible #docker image to safely run my playbooks in few steps

Hi there, after some work on my ansible playbooks. I made a disaster on Mac and I got some issues with my Python libraries. Actually, my ansible stop to work. Then, I decided to apply what I’be been saying over my last posts. Use containers to encapsulate my apps and libraries. What a nice journey. First, Install docker. Then, you’ll need to prepare your env … Continue reading #ansible #docker image to safely run my playbooks in few steps

Create your own on-premises SDN experience in 30min #nuagenetworks

Caution! Use it under your own risk. Intended for PoCs and Labs Create a Nuage VCS in a KVM Box Hello there. Bored to create and recreate many times a dns/ntp/dhcp and Nuage VSP ( SDN controller ) servers for my demos. I’ve created this playbook It would create a libvirt VMs and set bind, ntp and dhcp up in one of the servers. And … Continue reading Create your own on-premises SDN experience in 30min #nuagenetworks

Dockers – Nuage shows off micro-segmentation on containers.

Yes! I could dig into containers finally. My first impression is they are faster and easier to handle. I am seeing a hard future for hypervisors. However, Apps must to be designed to work on that sort of constant change. Nuage brings a really good microsegmentation to them and help us to bring advanced routing, security and networks settings (i.e. forwarding, QoS) I am not … Continue reading Dockers – Nuage shows off micro-segmentation on containers.

ZTP Server – Deploy new switches without touching them

Originally posted on IngloriousDevOps:
Having a bunch of new networking gear like switches, might be time-consuming for the implementation team to get them up and running. ZTP stands for Zero Touch Provisioning and it allows you to configure a switch without user intervention. Must be said, ZTP is built exclusively for ARISTA Switches. It provides a flexible solution for provisioning the network infrastructure without requiring… Continue reading ZTP Server – Deploy new switches without touching them

#DevOps #PerfBuilderPlan looking that good

DevOps and Meritocracy friendly co-exist Today we’ve kicked off our Performance Builder Plan #PerfBuilderPlan for DevOps. A plan to help our team heads to excellence. Showing to the opensource community how much we know. To be as good, we must look that good. Understanding what the digital community wants thru a social friendly communication. Promote our content and get constant feedback. blogging our achievements getting comments, hits … Continue reading #DevOps #PerfBuilderPlan looking that good

Public “Infrastructure as a Service” has got commodity (revisited)

After revisiting one of my first post: “IaaS has got commodity“, I must to say that I was so damn RIGHT! – excuse my incredible lack of modesty -. Weeks ago my boss has told to the KIO’s board that I have two daemons – or maybe angels, I don’t see the difference… Ups! I will burn in hell – over my shoulders fighting about who will bring me the best advice: … Continue reading Public “Infrastructure as a Service” has got commodity (revisited)

The Best #DDoS protection: #DevOps

We’ve started selling online VPS on #OpenStack two years ago when #DDoS wasn’t so Distributed. Now, it’s our number one concern in our services and we’ve done lot of changes over the time in our Cloud Infrastructure to protect ourselves. It’s a Pity, that an important part of these instances are bought to attack outside sites and we were in the duty to suspend their services – we don’t want … Continue reading The Best #DDoS protection: #DevOps

Cutting-edge cloud tech is not based exclusively on #OpenStack

#OpenStack is a bunch of software’s pieces, right? Besides of #OpenStack brings so much resources to cover most of your needs to get a really enhanced cloud experience. You need to add more pieces and coding to fully fit your performance needs. Choose the right Hyper-Visor Let’s start choosing the Hyper-Visor. You can get KVM, Xen, Hyper-V or VMWare. Any of these options are OK. However, if you … Continue reading Cutting-edge cloud tech is not based exclusively on #OpenStack