OpenShift blog

    April 14, 2021

    Automatic Installation of a Windows VM Using OpenShift Virtualization

    Can we automate Windows Installation using only OpenShift Virtualization tools? Yes, we can. In this blog I will show you how to use some basic features of OpenShift to install Windows with one ...

    Eran Ifrach

    March 24, 2021

    Creating a Windows Base Image for OpenShift

    Creating a Windows image and making it ready for OpenShift Virtualization requires  installing and configuring several services and drivers.. This should be repeated each time you have  a new update ...

    Eran Ifrach

    March 2, 2021

    OpenShift 4.7: Windows Container Support for Red Hat OpenShift on vSphere

    Back in December, we announced that Windows Container support for Red Hat OpenShift became generally available. This was made possible by the Windows MachineConfig Operator (WMCO), which acts as an ...

    Christian Hernandez

    February 19, 2021

    OpenShift Administrator’s Office Hour - Windows Containers

    This week Christian Hernandez, Technical Marketing Manager for Red Hat Cloud Platforms Business Unit, joined the live stream to show off Windows containers in OpenShift. Currently available as a ...

    Andrew Sullivan

    December 16, 2020

    Announcing Windows Container Support for Red Hat OpenShift

    UPDATED 12/18/2020: Red Hat OpenShift support for Windows Containers is now generally available (GA) and the Windows Machine Config Operator should now appear in the Operator Hub for OpenShift ...

    Anandnatraj Chandramohan

    November 19, 2020

    How to Modernize Virtualized Workloads

    The eternal struggle of application development is choosing to pay down technical debt or adding new features. Why not both! This article explores modernization strategies enabled by OpenShift ...

    Arvin Amirian

    November 2, 2020

    Take a Dip into Windows Containers with OpenShift 4.6

    Windows Operating System in a container? Who would have thought?!? If you asked me that question a few years back, I would have told you with conviction that it would never happen! But if you ask me ...

    Michael Calizo

    October 27, 2020

    Announcing the Community Windows Machine Config Operator on OpenShift 4.6

    Running Windows workloads on Red Hat OpenShift has been a regular request from numerous customers over the years. Given Windows Server enjoys a significant presence in the server operating system ...

    Aravindh Puthiyaparambil, Gabriel Markley & Anand Chandramohan

    August 18, 2020

    Create Windows VMs inside OpenShift with OpenShift Virtualization and OpenShift Container Storage

        When migrating workloads which have previously been running on VMs, or bare metal servers to OpenShift, you sometimes discover that not everything from the architecture is able to seamlessly be ...

    Chris Blum

    July 31, 2020

    CIFS and OpenShift using the Container Storage Interface

    Support for Microsoft Windows-based applications along with the technologies that are common to a Windows environment continue to be a popular topic in both Kubernetes and OpenShift ecosystems. As ...

    Andrew Block

    July 27, 2020

    Providing Persistent Storage to Windows Containers

    This article outlines how to dynamically provision storage resources and use persistent volumes across mixed-node (Windows and Linux) clusters, enabling stateful applications to run on various cloud ...

    Alina Ryan and Mohammad Saif Shaikh

    April 29, 2020

    Announcing the Developer Preview of Windows Server Containers in OpenShift 4.4

    Enterprises see the benefit in using containerized applications to run their mission-critical workloads, but most IT organizations are not standardized on a single infrastructure stack. These ...

    Anandnatraj Chandramohan