RX-M Now offers emerging tech training as an authorized training partner with CertNexus

Authorized CertNexus Training Partner

RX-M, LLC, a market-neutral cloud-native training, consulting, and advisory firm leading provider of instructor-led and virtual instructor-led training, now offers emerging technology certifications and micro-credentials to their public training schedule thanks to their new partnership with CertNexus. As an industry pioneer and leader in cloud-native training and consulting, RX-M offers expert instructors across a wide…

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Cloud Native Short Take – Kubernetes Application Configuration

Cloud Native Short Take - Kubernetes Pod Basics

(Oct. 19, 2021) – Welcome to the latest RX-M Cloud Native Short Take; we’re reviewing the RX-M Kubernetes Application Configuration module.  In this module, we configure our applications to run on Kubernetes. First, we discuss how common configuration paradigms are implemented at Kubernetes. We’ll also discuss the concept of spec portability. We’ll then take a look at…

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Training and Consulting Firm RX-M Introduces Cloud Native Health Check

Cloud Native Health Check

SAN FRANCISCO (Oct. 11, 2021) – Today, the industry-leading cloud native technology training and consulting firm RX-M announces its proprietary Cloud Native Health Check. The Cloud Native Health Check aims to help organizations optimize application and platform transformations while ensuring the continuous availability of mission-critical apps.w This RX-M professional services offering can be specifically helpful…

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Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) Training Boot Camp with Exam

Certified Kubernetes Administrator Logo

The Kubernetes Certification Boot Camp is an intensive and accelerated hands-on instructor-led training course. Participants will learn the essential facets of Kubernetes as well as critical components associated with the Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) exam. The final day of this week-long training will conclude with review and an in-class proctored certification exam. The CNCF CKA…

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KubeCon Europe 2021 Talks on Kubernetes and Cloud Native Technologies

KubeCon Europe 2021 Talks on Kubernetes and Cloud Native Technologies

(May 14 2021) – RX-M’s Christopher Hanson, Jerry Lozano, and Ronald Petty presented this year at KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe 2021. The virtual conference, hosted by the Cloud Native Computing Foundation, brought together adopters and technologists from leading open source and cloud native communities. As experienced consultants from a global cloud native advisory and training…

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Webinar: K8s Audit Logging Deep Dive

Webinar: K8s Audit Logging Deep Dive

(Oct. 22 2020) – RX-M’s Randy Abernethy, presents “K8s Audit Logging Deep Dive” in a Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) Member Webinar. In this webinar, we take a look at some of the real world issues that arise when seeking to implement comprehensive, efficient, and secure Kubernetes auditing. How do you use this powerful tool…

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Webinar: Zero Trust Services in Kubernetes

Webinar: Zero Trust Services in Kubernetes

(May 22 2020) – RX-M’s Randy Abernethy, presents “Zero Trust Services in Kubernetes” in a Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) Member Webinar. In this webinar, we take a look at some of the most important techniques used to create Zero Trust services in a Kubernetes environment. This talk will cover concepts ranging from container image…

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Instrumenting Microservices for K8s – How to Make Your Apps Optimally Operational

Instrumenting Microservices for K8s - How to Make Your Apps Optimally Operational

(Mar. 2 2020) – Microservices need an operational tune-up in order to perform their best on Kubernetes. This talk, given at the San Francisco Kubernetes Meetup in February, dives into the essential additions needed for highly-efficient microservice deployments on Kubernetes. Randy covers liveness probes, readiness probes, open metrics, logging necessities, and traceability, as well as…

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How do you handle special pod startup needs with Init Containers?

How do you handle special pod startup needs with Init Containers?

(Feb. 11 2020) – Init containers run when a pod is first initialized. Their job is to run bootstrapping tasks before a pod’s primary application container runs. Init containers are great for separating preparation steps from operations. They run in sequence, each one completing their assigned task before the next init container or any application…

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