Welcome to a new season of our SysAdvent Blog!

This december, the staff at Redpill Linpro runs an advent calendar with sysadmin-related content!

Our season two of the SysAdvent Calendar kicked off, as expected, on December 1st.

As with the original sysadvent blog, the article contents this year will be a bit longer compared to last year, ranging from ONIE switches through S3 website buckets to Vagrant usage.

Head on over to the sysadvent calendar for the articles!

Lars Olafsen

Operations Manager at Redpill Linpro

Lars has been in the IT business for around two decades now, working initially both as a developer and systems administrator. He's been with Redpill Linpro for 9 years, and in addition to being one of our operations managers, he still gets the time to solder together pieces of code.

Local development environment for OpenShift

When developing software it makes sense to be able to work on local files, while the source code should be served from a controlled environment (a container) to prevent pollution of the developer workstation.

In this article I will describe the evolution of a development workflow for deploying applications on OpenShift. The ultimate goal is to make it possible to maximize dev/prod parity, while minimizing the idle time in the change/test cycle.

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OpenShift with Jenkins for dev/prod parity

Published on November 09, 2018

Getting started with Terraform

Published on August 14, 2018