BOSH + Apache JMeter(TM) = Tornado for Apache JMeter(TM)
Tornado for Apache JMeter™, is a BOSH release for Apache JMeter™. It simplifies the usage of JMeter™ in distributed mode, making it easier to perform load or stress testing.
Public IPs for diego cells
On September 29th, 2016, Pivotal Web Services (PWS) enabled a feature available in BOSH to auto-assign public IPs to Diego cells.
Using the beta BOSH CLI to Deploy an IPv6-enabled nginx Server to AWS
Amazon Web Services (AWS) has recently announced Internet Protocol version 6
(IPv6) Support for their Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) Instances in Virtual
Private Clouds (VPCs). In this blog post, we describe using the beta BOSH
command line interface (CLI) to deploy a virtual machine (VM) running nginx (a
popular webserver) to EC2 with a native IPv6 address.
Leveraging NSX's Features with BOSH's vSphere CPI
BOSH, a VM (Virtual Machine) orchestrator, includes the ability to
interoperate with NSX, a network virtualization platform, when deploying to a
vSphere IaaS (Infrastructure as a Service). This blog post describes deploying
VMs as the backend of an NSX Load Balancer.
How to Customize a BOSH Stemcell
BOSH Stemcells are Linux-based bootable disk images upon which BOSH applications
may be deployed. This blog post describes a process to customize a
stemcell (most often used to troubleshoot stemcell boot problems).
Updating a BOSH Release
Authors of a BOSH Release may want to release a new version when the
upstream application is updated. This blog post describes the process
of updating a BOSH Release while avoiding common pitfalls.
Concourse without a Load Balancer
nginx is a less-expensive alternative to a load balancer for a BOSH-deployed Concourse server’s SSL termination.
Faster Pipelines With Compiled BOSH Releases
Compile once, deploy many times.
How to Deploy a Multi-homed BOSH Director to a vSphere Environment
We explore deploying a multi-homed BOSH Director to a vSphere environment to segregate networks
in a secure manner.
The World's Smallest Concourse CI Server
How to deploy a publicly-accessible, extremely lean Concourse CI server.
Scaling up to 2000 vms with BOSH
In order to know if we can deploy 2000 vms with BOSH, we did a scaling test and this blog post list how we did it and the caveats we found.