All posts by Alex Khizhniak

Cloud Foundry for Healthcare: Addressing Networking and Portability

December 14, 2016 | 0 Comments | Victoria Fedzkovich...
An IoT system based on Cloud Foundry serves 100,000+ medical devices across dozens of hospitals/labs. Describing its networking/security model, this post reveals how the system was made portable between OpenStack and AWS.

A Car App in 6 Months: Mercedes-Benz / Daimler Gains Pace with Cloud Foundry

December 13, 2016 | 9 Comments | Savva Vyatkin...
Daimler enabled faster delivery of a smart Mercedes-Benz app and integrated early customer feedback into development—by relying on Pivotal Cloud Foundry, microservices, and continuous delivery.

Altoros Delivers a Self-Service Cloud Foundry Training Platform

December 6, 2016 | 0 Comments | Alex Khizhniak...
In a user-owned cloud environment, engineers can learn and play with open-source Cloud Foundry firsthand.

A New Cloud Foundry Container Engine for Linux, Garden-runC v1.0, Is Out!

October 19, 2016 | 0 Comments | Roger Strukhoff...
It's been more than a year in development, but the new Cloud Foundry container runtime for Linux—based on an Open Container Initiative spec—is now available.

A Possible Anatomy of a GE Predix App Using Microsoft IoT Services

August 17, 2016 | 2 Comments | Roger Strukhoff...
What perks does the collaboration of Microsoft and GE on bringing Azure IoT to Predix offers to the users of both? How may a sample scenario look like?

Scaling Industrial Event-Driven Microservices with OpenWhisk

July 11, 2016 | 0 Comments | Alex Khizhniak
The Industrial Internet of Things provides opportunities for vast event-driven deployments within enterprise IT. However, scaling out may be an issue.

Event-Driven Microservices with OpenWhisk: Comparison to Traditional Models

July 11, 2016 | 4 Comments | Roger Strukhoff...
Cloud-native apps and event-driven architectures bring in a number of new challenges—however, the OpenWhisk platform may help to address the situation.

Tuning Configs of Cloud Foundry’s Java Buildpack to Avoid Out-of-Memory Errors

July 6, 2016 | 0 Comments | Andrey Bushik
This tutorial overviews how to override configurations either with an environment variable or via creating a custom buildpack.

Predix Compared to Other Cloud Platforms—and 14 Tips for PaaS Migration

July 1, 2016 | 0 Comments | Nadia Fedotova...
Learn how Predix differs from IBM Bluemix, AWS Beanstalk, OpenStack, and AWS, as well as what preconditions should be met to move your apps to a PaaS easier.

Overcoming the Challenges of IoT with Predix and Embedded Solutions

June 17, 2016 | 0 Comments | Alex Khizhniak...
Approximately 5.5 million new "things" are get connected every day. So, IoT can be a real pain. Learn how GE's Predix can help to cope with this outbreak.