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Learn how to size and proactively create nodes for faster scaling in a Kubernetes cluster.
Hillary Wilmoth

New One-Click Apps in the Linode Library

Oct 28, 2019 by Hillary Wilmoth
Linode introduced One-Click apps to make it as easy as possible for our customers to deploy fully-configured apps in the cloud. We’ve built a growing library and today we’re adding two popular and highly requested apps to it: Plesk and cPanel & WHM® . These new additions to our One-Click library further our mission of […]
Developer Tools

Linode at LISA19

Oct 25, 2019 by Linode Events
Hello! I’m Ryan Syracuse from Linode’s Technical Writing Team. Here at Linode, we believe our successful 16-year tenure as a cloud hosting company is a direct reflection of our core values and competencies. This involves understanding future trends in large-scale modern Linux administration—ahead of the curve—and sharing these insights with the larger Linux community. Knowledge […]
Cloud Overviews

October Docs Roundup: Rancher, Data Visualization, and More

Oct 22, 2019 by Linode
Here at Linode, we’re always working on new and improved services, feature enhancements, and integrations, so you can build and deploy what you need faster. We want to make sure you have the confidence to use our products with ease. That’s why our technical documentation team produces helpful content for you every month.  New Rancher […]
Open Source
Jon Frederickson

Whitelisting IP Addresses on Kubernetes: What We Learned

Oct 16, 2019 by Jon Frederickson
Linode Systems Engineer Jon “jfred” Frederickson shares his experience building out the IP whitelisting feature for running Kubernetes on Linode. As Linode’s engineering team built out our Kubernetes features, we hit plenty of obstacles, as expected. However, one challenge arose that we weren’t anticipating: how to whitelist applications running in Kubernetes on the infrastructure we […]
Containers (Kubernetes, Docker)

Rancher 2.3 makes it easier to use Linode for Kubernetes

Oct 8, 2019 by Linode
Rancher 2.3 makes it easier to use Linode for Kubernetes As the Linode community continues to adopt Docker and Kubernetes for their workloads, we started working with Rancher to make it easier to deploy and manage your Kuberenetes clusters with Rancher on Linode. Back in April, we launched the Linode Node Driver for Rancher and […]
Containers (Kubernetes, Docker)

PyGotham 2019

Oct 3, 2019 by Linode
At Linode, we’re passionate for Python! Whenever we get an opportunity to share in and celebrate all the cool things going on in the Python community, we simply can’t pass up the chance. This Friday and Saturday we’re back at it once again, cruising up to the Big Apple for PyGotham, an eclectic Python-centric conference […]
Cloud Overviews
Andrew Sauber

5 Kubernetes Shell Tricks

Oct 2, 2019 by Andrew Sauber
Hi! Andrew here—developer at Linode. In the process of building a managed Kubernetes solution, I’ve discovered and created several tricks that I use to make daily tasks with Kubernetes easier. I wanted to share these five here with you and I hope you find them as helpful as I have. 1. The Meta-Shell Trick I first […]
Containers (Kubernetes, Docker)
Blair Lyon

Coming Soon: Linode Kubernetes Engine

Sep 25, 2019 by Blair Lyon
The Linode engineering team has been working overtime to respond to the needs of our customers and the market. We are excited to announce the upcoming launch of the Linode Kubernetes Engine beta program. What to expect? Kubernetes made simpler. Linode Kubernetes Engine (LKE) is a fully-managed container orchestration engine for deploying and managing containerized […]
Containers (Kubernetes, Docker)
Blair Lyon

Feedback Needed: Linode Bare Metal Survey

Sep 24, 2019 by Blair Lyon
Bare metal is the ideal solution for customers with complex application, performance, availability, or security requirements. Traditionally, these requirements have only been met by purchasing hardware and deploying it on-premise. Linode’s bare metal service removes these barriers by providing a controlled, cloud-based environment to run applications directly on the server’s hardware. Bare metal servers combine […]
Blair Lyon

Linode Sydney Australia Data Center – Coming Soon

Sep 12, 2019 by Blair Lyon
We’re proud to announce Linode is heading down under later this year for the launch of our newest data center: Linode Sydney. This will be our 11th data center worldwide and comes on the heels of our recent global expansion to Toronto and Mumbai. This is a significant milestone for us. From the early days […]

Introducing A Beginner’s Guide to Kubernetes

Aug 26, 2019 by Linode
Linode’s Documentation team recently released a comprehensive five-part tutorial to help readers discover and implement the Kubernetes container orchestration system, often referred to as k8s. A Beginner’s Guide to Kubernetes answers fundamental questions and introduces essential principles of Kubernetes. The guide is supplemented by a reference and glossary to explain new terminology while progressing through […]
Containers (Kubernetes, Docker)