Managing Applications in Cloud Foundry

by Brian McClain

Cloud Foundry provides users a variety of ways to operate their applications. In this course, you’ll learn how to manage applications running on Cloud Foundry, including routing, scaling, and zero-downtime deployments.

What you'll learn

You’ve deployed your application to Cloud Foundry, but what if the out-of-the-box settings aren’t enough? In this course, Managing Applications in Cloud Foundry, you’ll gain the ability to manage your applications for Day 2 operations and beyond. First, you’ll explore how to route traffic to your applications efficiently and securely. Next, you’ll discover how to assess the health of your applications and scale them to meet your user’s needs. Finally, you’ll learn to update your applications without incurring downtime, and rollback changes in case of emergency. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of Cloud Foundry needed to manage your applications effectively and quickly.

About the author

Brian is a Senior Technologist on the Developer Engineering team at VMware, with a degree in Computer Science from the University of Akron. Prior to VMware and Pivotal, Brian worked on both the development and operations of software in many industries, including finance, entertainment, and technology. He loves learning and experimenting with new technologies, and more importantly sharing the lessons learned along the way. Brian enjoys finding new ways to help others learn across a verity of medi... more

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