Posts in 2020

  • My story with Jenkins X GSoC - Consolidate the use of Apps / Addons

    Thursday, June 18, 2020 in News

    I’m Zixuan, and I’m very happy to be recognized by the Jenkins and Jenkins X teams in Google Summer of Code 2020. I’m working on Consolidate the use of Apps / Addons. Excellent mentor team Jenkins and Jenkins X has an excellent team …

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  • Lighthouse Goes GA!

    Monday, June 08, 2020 in News

    In May of this year, Jenkins X switched from using Prow as its default webhook handler to using Lighthouse. This is the result of almost a year of work, and provides some significant improvements for users of Jenkins X. You can find more information …

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  • An update on helm 3 and JXL

    Friday, May 15, 2020 in News

    What’s next for JXL and Helm 3? A few months back, we unveiled JXL to the Jenkins X community and framed it as a new thing, Jenkins X Labs, that would build out experimental features and test potential new things. Some would stick and go upstream …

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  • CloudBees contributions to Jenkins X - April 2020

    Wednesday, April 29, 2020 in News

    Despite the challenges of this particular time in the world it amazes me how members of the Jenkins X community continue to rise up and generously contribute to the project. This month’s CJXD release is with no lack of upstream community …

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  • Season of Docs 2020 📄

    Tuesday, April 28, 2020 in News

    Google Season of Docs fosters collaboration between open source projects and technical writers. This program brings the open source and technical writing communities together to improve documentation and increase awareness of open source. During the …

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  • CloudBees contributions to Jenkins X - March 2020

    Wednesday, March 25, 2020 in News

    March has been a really busy month for us working on Jenkins X, several exciting projects are now well underway. Recently at office hours we discussed a proposal to improve how we provision the cloud resources (storage buckets, service accounts …

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  • Google Summer of Code 2020 ☀️

    Monday, March 23, 2020 in News

    Jenkins X is incredibly happy to participate in Google Summer of Code 2020! Jenkins X has been open source from its inception and many of the founders and core contributors to Jenkins X have been deeply involved in open source for years. We love open …

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  • Jenkins X ❤ Tekton

    Wednesday, March 11, 2020 in News

    Jenkins X is committing fully to Tekton as its pipeline execution engine. We are convinced that this is the right choice for Jenkins X, as a cloud-native CI/CD platform on Kubernetes, and for our users. This means we are formally deprecating - and …

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  • Walkthrough: Setting up Jenkins X on a Kubernetes cluster

    Tuesday, March 10, 2020 in News

    In this tutorial, we’ll walk you through setting up Jenkins X on a Kubernetes cluster hosted on GKE. We will use GitHub as our Git provider. The purpose of this tutorial is to give a detailed step-by-step walkthrough of setting up Jenkins X. …

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  • Google Secrets Manager Kubernetes controller

    Thursday, March 05, 2020 in News

    In Jenkins X Labs we have been working with Google Secrets Manager (which is currently in Beta so may still change). It is an extremely nice experience and if you also use Google Container Engine (GKE), Google’s managed Kubernetes service then we …

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