Side-by-side and nested Kubernetes and OpenStack deployment with Kuryr

Kuryr enables both side by side Kubernetes and OpenStack deployments, as well as nested ones where Kubernetes is installed inside OpenStack VMs. As highlighted in previous posts, there is nothing that precludes having a hybrid deployment, i.e., both side by side and nested containers at the same time. Thanks to Kuryr, a higher flexibility for the … Continue reading Side-by-side and nested Kubernetes and OpenStack deployment with Kuryr

Superfluidity: Containers and VMs deployment for the Mobile Network (Part 2)

Once we have the ‘glue’ between VMs and containers as presented in the previous blog post (https://ltomasbo.wordpress.com/2017/01/16/superfluidity-containers-and-vms-at-the-mobile-network-part-1/), an important decision is what type of deployment is most suitable for each use case. Some applications (MEC Apps) or Virtual Network Functions (VNFs) may need really fast scaling or spawn responses and require therefore to be run directly … Continue reading Superfluidity: Containers and VMs deployment for the Mobile Network (Part 2)