Containers, Docker & Kubernetes Beginner’s Guide; SnapRoute interview and an EPS customer does the talking.
EPS Monthly Roundup
ISSUE #5 MAY 2019

In this month's edition: The down low on the ‘Container Wars’ – all will be revealed in our Containers, Docker & Kubernetes Beginner’s Guide and a video exclusive with Industry Titan Glenn Sullivan, Co-Founder of SnapRoute who talks about the genesis of the company, out of the data center back rooms of Apple, and delves into cloud native and Kubernetes in detail.

Finally - “The level of service that we’re getting from working with EPS is tremendous”. Wow, it’s nice to be appreciated! A new EPS happy customer story is now live.



What's New?

[Blog] Containers, Docker and Kubernetes: A Beginner’s Guide

Container platforms and Cloud Native are the talk of the town, with Kubernetes, or k8s as it is stylized, recently being crowned the victor in the bloody but aptly named ‘Container Wars’. The white flag of surrender for management and orchestration was raised by Docker which now supports Kubernetes natively. Docker is still the container engine of choice though. This means that most Cloud Native systems are going to contain both platforms in a complementary fashion. Read on here.

Media Center

[Video] Customer Stories

"The level of service that we're getting from working with EPS has been tremendous." - Carlos Montes, Blue Chip Tek.

Whether it's responsiveness, competitive pricing or helping you make your customers happy, we've got you covered. See what one of our customers has to say in his customer story. Watch Video now.

[Video] Interview with Glenn Sullivan – SnapRoute, Inc.

In keeping with the Containers theme… Our Global Marketing Director Ciara McCarthy interviews Glenn Sullivan, Co-Founder of SnapRoute, a very exciting spin out from from Data Center Group at Apple, who were using disaggregated networking long before it was cool to drive iCloud, iTunes and other Apple user services. Glenn talks about the genesis of SnapRoute, how they are bringing networking into the cloud native era, containers and how Kubernetes fits in. Watch Video now.

Product Announcements

Edgecore Wi-Fi Demo Kit

We have several Edgecore Wi-Fi demo kits to share with eligible customers, comprising of 3 Access Points, 1 Controller and a PoE Switch. Rigorously test Edgecore’s wireless offering in your own environment and see the benefit of complete user management which will allow you to enhance the value of your Wi-Fi network. More information on the business benefits and datasheets here.

Contact us now to apply for a demo kit.

Upcoming Events

TU-Automotive Detroit

June 4 – 6 2019, Suburban Collection Showcase, Novi
We’re exhibiting at TU-Automotive in Detroit next week, showcasing our IC programming services. Join us at Booth B155 to discuss secure programming, or to grab a beer at our networking reception at 4:30pm on June 5th.