Kubernetes Optimization with Machine Learning at Cloud Field Day 13

StormForge recently had the opportunity to present an overview of our platform for optimizing Kubernetes resource management at Cloud Field Day 13. The presentation was well-received by the Cloud Field Day delegates, with lots of great questions and interaction. In this blog, I’ll summarize what we…


Introducing StormForge Optimize Live

Turn observability into actionability At StormForge, we have a vision for our customers: What if you could ensure your cloud native environment was never over-provisioned, while still meeting SLAs and SLOs, without manual tuning, so dev teams could focus their efforts on innovating? Until now,…


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Achieving Peak Cloud Native Efficiency with Kubernetes Optimization

As more enterprises adopt Kubernetes as their container orchestration platform of choice, the topic of Kubernetes optimization is coming up more and more. With the complexity of Kubernetes resource management, manual approaches to optimization can require days or weeks of tuning, tweaking, and…


ESG Technical Validation: Optimizing Kubernetes Application and Resource Efficiency with Machine Learning

Industry analyst firm ESG recently evaluated the StormForge platform for its ability to automate Kubernetes resource allocation to optimize business objectives. You can read the entire report here, but in this blog I’ll provide a short summary. The promise of cloud and Kubernetes…


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Breaking the Kubernetes Iron Triangle: Optimizing Applications for Cost, Performance, and Effort

In the project management world, there is a concept known as the “iron triangle”. You may know it by the phrase, “Good, fast, cheap. Pick two.” The idea is that there are tradeoffs in every project. If you want a project done faster, for example, it will either cost more or you will have to…


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It’s Time to Change the Performance Management Mindset

Many organizations have radically changed the way they build software applications. They’ve gone all-in on agile development of cloud-native apps, containerization, and cloud architectures. This of course has changed many of the tasks development teams do on a daily basis. Among these teams, new…


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3 Kubernetes Optimization Use Cases: Improved Reliability, Speed, & Cost

StormForge is a platform for performance testing and optimization of apps running on Kubernetes, but what is optimization really? The fact is, it means different things to different organizations. In this blog, we illustrate the top three goals of customers using the StormForge platform. A Need for…