Fireside Chat with Dan Papandrea from GoogleNext19(25 May 2019)
Another fireside chat in the books with my good friend Dan Papandrea, field CTO for Sysdig. Dan and I were both at Google Next19 in San Francisco and we managed to step away from the conference Thursday afternoon to have a chat.
Declarative Intent and Orchestration with F5 AS3(06 May 2019)
F5 has recently released AS3 (Application Services 3 Extension) to help teams further abstract F5 configuration from inherent knowledge of the underlying platform. This declarative model allows application teams to further extend their deployment workflows into F5 much more seamlessly.
Community Building with GitHub's Christian Weber(13 Dec 2018)
Big thanks to GitHub's Cristian Weber for a couple of great talks in Victoria, BC. Starting with the BC DevOps Commons Meetup talking about Continuous Integration spawned some interesting conversation about team composition, trust and automation. Some crossover into the following day's workshop with transparency and team dynamics as we explored building effective development communities and some potential challenges (and techniques to mitigate them) in fostering a collaborative culture in a regulated environment
Meta Networks - Cloud-Based, Zero-Trust Networking Meetup(10 Dec 2018)
Highlights from the Arctiq and Meta Networks event on November 13th 2018 on Meta's Software-Defined Perimeter and live technical demos!
Arctiq Wins Innovation Partner of the Year from Red Hat(12 Oct 2018)
Arctiq Inc. is proud to announce they have been named North American Commercial Innovation Partner of the Year by Red Hat Inc., the world’s leading provider of open source solutions. In addition to receiving awards at back-to-back North American Partner Conferences, Arctiq also received a salute from Red Hat Canada for Outstanding Performance and Partnership.
Self-Healing Network Automation(27 Jul 2018)
Once the deployment and maintenance of your network is automated and version controlled, the next step is to build logic in the software stack that can recognize change and failures...
Access Anywhere: Seamless and Secure Cloud Based Networking(06 Jan 2018)
If you have been in the industry for any length of time, you've used your share of Virtual Private Networks (VPN's), battled with client profile configuration, updates and of course multi-vendor client or driver interoperability issues. Connectivity needs to be seamless and available anywhere with the same user experience and predictable performance. Find out about a new offering from our friends at Meta Networks that does just this with a globally available overlay leveraging a centralized policy enforcement engine.
Arctiq Hits a Grand Slam with CDN Channel Elite Service Organization of the Year(28 Sep 2017)
Arctiq Inc., is proud to announce they have been named Best Service Organization in Canada by CDN and IT World Canada, Canada’s top IT channel publication, in CDN’s 15th Annual Channel Elite Awards. The winners were announced at CDN’s Channel Elite Awards gala on September 27, 2017.
Arctiq Wins Red Hat Canada Partner of the Year Award(29 Mar 2017)
Arctiq, Inc. is proud to announce they have been named Canadian Partner of the Year by Red Hat, Inc., the world's leading provider of open source solutions. This award is part of the annual Red Hat North American Partner Awards, which were announced on March 28 at the 2017 Red Hat North American Partner Conference in Las Vegas.
OpenShift on Azure... Eh ?(05 Dec 2016)
There have been a few options over the past year or so but those offerings looked much more like a traditional managed service offering than a real 'Cloud' IMHO. Personally I always felt that Amazon EC2 would be the first to open their doors to Canadians but Microsoft beat them across the boarder.