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Andy Jeffries  23 Dec, 2020

2020 Recap from a CTO's Perspective

To wrap up the year, I thought I'd put together some of the most significant developments in our company from a CTO perspective, and how they stand us looking forward into the next year.

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Kai Hoffman  09 Dec, 2020

Introducing KubeQuest: The fastest way to learn the basics of Kubernetes on Civo

KubeQuest aims to present the processes and tooling of running Kubernetes on our managed platform in a concise way, as an adventure.

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Saiyam Pathak  14 Oct, 2020

Our 2021 community-driven roadmap

Here's how 2021 is shaping up for Civo, and how my new role as Director of Technical Evangelism is helping to bridge the gap between our community and roadmap.

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Ricky Law  08 Oct, 2020

Civo Community Meetup #3: App Marketplace Focus w/ Steve Miller and Jürgen Etzlstorfer

This community meetup took a deeper look into how the Civo marketplace can improve your Kubernetes workflows.

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Andy Jeffries  05 Oct, 2020

Tales from the ups and downs of running a cloud

Our first episode takes us back to the early days of launching Civo, where we had a fledgeling Ceph cluster with a bunch of SSDs in each. Those were darker times, in the early days of OpenStack.

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David Fogle  08 Sep, 2020

From beta tester, to building the next-gen Civo platform

How I went from COVID-unemployed, to beta tester, to joining the Civo team building the next-gen k3s platform

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Ricky Law  21 Aug, 2020

Announcing Ambassadors

We're excited to launch our new ambassadors program - created to recognise the most helpful and knowledgeable Civo community members.

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Ricky Law  11 Aug, 2020

Civo Community Meetup #2: CI/CD focus w/ Sam Weston and Johannes Tegnér

In our second community meeting we focussed on all things CI/CD. Featuring talks from Andy and Kai at Civo, and community members Sam Weston and Johannes Tegnér.

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Ricky Law  26 Jun, 2020

Civo Community Meetup #1 w/ Saiyam Pathak and Alistair Hey

The very first Civo Community Meetup is here! Episode #1 featured talks from Civo CTO Andy Jeffries and Developer Advocate Kai Hoffman, alongside Civo community members Saiyam Pathak and Alistair Hey.

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Andy Jeffries  18 Jun, 2020

New command line client, back to Go!

Today we are officially announcing our new Go-based CLI. It's a smaller download, easier to install, quicker to run and has some cool features for easier integration in to your own scripts. There are lots of reasons behind why rewriting though...