aws · cloud · linux · power · ppc64le · python

cloud: aws cli on ppc64le

Do you work with AWS? Do you work with IBM Power? Do you need to work with AWS from IBM Power? He is how you can build and install the CLI on ppc64le. First things first: get a Power VM for FREE at Minicloud. Once you have you VM up and running you can start… Continue reading cloud: aws cli on ppc64le

cloud · container · openshift · power · ppc64le

openshift on ppc64le: check whether or not the storage of a node is good enough for etcd

The image used in this test is hosted at quay.io/rpsene/ocp-perf-tools-ppc64le:v1 and the source code at https://github.com/rpsene/images/tree/ppc64le/etcd-perf.

linux · ppc64le · rhel

ppc64le: building a custom version of grub2

If you need to test a custom version of grub2 you can follow the steps bellow to build the necessary packages for RHEL8 (it should also work on CentOS and Fedora):

gitlab · linux · power · ppc64le

ppc64le: building GitLab Runner

To build GitLab Runner for ppc64le you can run the following steps in a x86_64 machine with Ubuntu 20.04:

IBM Cloud · linux · minicloud · PowerVS · ppc64le

ppc64le: creating a new CentOS8 .ova image for PowerVS

creating a new CentOS8 .ova image for PowerVS without a PowerVC 🙂

cloud · container · docker · linux · ppc64le

ppc64le: Docker 19.03 on RHEL8

The source code for the build can be found at https://github.com/Unicamp-OpenPower/docker-ce-releases.

container · go · linux · ppc64le

linux: building and executing containerd on Power

containerd is an industry-standard container runtime with an emphasis on simplicity, robustness and portability [1]. In this tutorial we are going to build and execute it on Power. Before we get started building it, we need to get a Power VM. Ask for a FREE account at http://openpower.ic.unicamp.br/minicloud/. Once you get it, you can start… Continue reading linux: building and executing containerd on Power

cloud · docker · linux · ppc64le · s390x · x86_64

docker: creating multi-arch images

One of the great advantages of using containers [1] is that it brings flexibility to you deployments. You can have a container configured with everything you need and move it around to be executed where you want, which is a time saving approach (and reminds me of the Java’s WORA [2]: write once, run anywhere).… Continue reading docker: creating multi-arch images

cloud · container · docker · IBM Cloud Private · kubernetes · linux · ppc64le

ppc64le: easily installing a single cluster of IBM Cloud Private 3.1.2

Willing to try the latest version of IBM Cloud Private? Try out this simple bash script that helps you on installing either EE or CE versions. Enjoy!

cloud · IBM Cloud Private · kubernetes · linux · openstack · power · ppc64le

linux: Installing IBM Cloud Private CE

Wondering to install IBM Cloud Private Community Edition 3.1.0 as a single node? Take a look at this video and learn how easy it is: