KCNA, Why and How to pass the exam!

The CNCF (cloud-native computing foundation) and The Linux Foundation, had introduced a new Kubernetes exam in November 2021. The exam is called Kubernetes and Cloud-native Associate (KCNA).   Looking through the exam format and exam domain, made me curious to sit for the certification, for reason number one, which was the exam format.   The Exam Format The exam Weiterlesen…

WHAT THE TAG?

Developing comprehensive tagging strategies for your cloud resources to achieve transparency in cost allocation.  Tagging as a tool to transform metadata into usable data is by no means a new concept. It may sound simple, but one should carefully consider what information to gather before adding metadata to your cloud Weiterlesen…

FinOps + Policy-as-Code

FinOps brings financial accountability to the variable spend model of cloud, enabling distributed teams to make business trade-offs between speed, cost, and quality. FinOps definition at Cloud FinOps by J.R. Storment; Mike Fuller tl;dr: Writing FinOps-guided governance policies will help with your Cloud Cost Optimization. In this post, we spend Weiterlesen…