Pivotal Engineering Journal
Technical articles from Pivotal engineers.
Posts By George Lestaris
Natalie J. Bennett
Sep 5, 2017
Deploying GrootFS to Pivotal Web Services (PWS)
Our rollout of GrootFS to Pivotal Web Services was a gradual, iterative process that allowed us to test on a small subset of production instances, roll the changes back, make improvements, and finally release it with confidence. We talk about the process and provide takeaways for other teams deploying new features to production.
Dec 12, 2016
Cloud Foundry GrootFS: A daemonless container image manager
GrootFS is the new container image plugin for Garden, Cloud Foundry’s container engine. It doesn’t require a daemon process, as most other engines, and can be run as an unprivileged user, improving CF’s security posture.