Just containers on Azure

I think it’s a common assumption that the best way to use containers on Azure is through Kubernetes. While that may be true for some projects, it certainly isn’t true for others. The team’s expertise, the service level objectives for...

Azure app service and network security

Azure App Service Environments are expensive. You do get true network isolation and dedicated instances in which you can place behind custom WAF appliances. However, in many cases, many organizations can save on costs by using multi-tenant Azure app services....

The hidden costs of servers

You have to think about its usage patterns, how to will be accessible to other systems, what applications it will host, how it will be named, where it will be placed, how many resources to allocate them and what type,...

Not all clusters are created equal

Azure just announced support for using Azure Application Gateways for ingress. It’s great because it creates more options than just using an NGNIX ingress controller or other in-cluster solutions. When creating ingress routes, they ought to be annotated so that...