Custom Preflight Checks

Out of the box, Replicated always runs a set of preflight checks when your application is first installed or when any update is being installed. We check to make sure the server(s) and the environment running Replicated meets our minimum requirements and we offer some options to configure this…

Replicated With Less Privileges

When deploying a secure system it is important to ensure that each component only has access to the lowest level of privileges needed to perform its task. This concept should apply to any access in a system, including the user account and file system permissions need to spawn processes successfully.…

Replicated Automatic Updates

We’ve recently shipped one of the most requested features in Replicated: the ability for Replicated to self-update! This isn’t enabled by default; read more about how the feature works and how to use it. Replicated Release Schedule Before jumping into how to implement this feature, we should discuss…

Changing the Enterprise Software Narrative

Today we launched EnterpriseReady. Our goal with this project is to change the enterprise narrative from “how to SELL to the enterprise” to "how to BUILD for the enterprise". But what does that mean exactly? From our perspective, too much of the conversation about enterprise software has been dominated with…

First Look at Docker SwarmKit

I was planning to deploy a test environment for a new application today, then the release of Docker SwarmKit came. I saw this as the perfect opportunity to spend part of the day giving SwarmKit a try. This post is a very early look at my experience installing SwarmKit on…