• We're joining CoreOS!

    Today, we are really excited to share the news with our community that we have joined CoreOS! At Redspread, we focused on Kubernetes because we saw its potential to enable collaborative deployment - the ability for cross-functional teams to develop and deploy software both quickly and safely. Our early engineering

  • Thinking Beyond Containers

    The excitement fueling the containerization movement is not about the technology itself, but what the technology enables people to do. Docker is exciting because it enables people to package and deliver and unbundle complex applications with unprecedented ease. Kubernetes and Docker Swarm and Mesosphere are exciting because, now, a single

  • Spread 1.0: Versioning the Software Environment

    With our 1.0 release, Spread now versions your software environment (i.e. a Kubernetes cluster) like Git versions source code. Because Spread is built on top of libgit2, it takes advantage of Git's interface and functionality. This means after you deploy your Kubernetes objects to a cluster, you can

  • Google Container Engine Quickstart

    If you haven't already, sign up for a free 60-day trial with Google Cloud Platform Enable the Container Engine API Create a project Enable billing (don't worry - if you have the free trial credits, you won't be charged) Install the gcloud command line interface Install kubectl gcloud components update

  • Common gcloud Errors

    If you're using GKE, chances are you've installed the gcloud command line tool. Here are the most frequent errors we encounter when using gcloud, and how to fix them. Need authentication? At the time of auth login, gcloud gets the credentials for projects you're currently part of and the roles