Takayoshi Tanaka is the Software Maintenance Engineer of Red Hat. He is mainly in charge of OpenShift, .NET Core on Red Hat Enterprise Linux and Red Hat solutions on Microsoft Azure. He is a Microsoft MVP for Visual Studio and Development Technologies. He writes many articles in his personal blog and web sites, and also he gives many technical session in community events.
This article shows how the ASP.NET Core 2.2 Health Checks API works with OpenShift by implementing two health checks: one for the Kubernetes liveness probe and one for the Kubernetes readiness probes. Since OpenShift includes Kubernetes, the example also works well with Kubernetes.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux's sosreport improves the ability to get support. The Azure plugin has been updated with new features for RHEL on Azure.
In this article, I show how you can call the Red Hat OpenShift REST API from your C# code, which is useful for automating tasks. Visual Studio is used to take the REST API definition and create a library you can use in your code. Also shown is how to handle the conversion needed for the JSONpath components.
Visual Studio now supports SSH as a transport protocol for remote debugging. This post describes how to remotely debug an ASP.NET Core container pod on Red Hat OpenShift using Visual Studio from a Windows computer.
If you're running Red Hat Enterprise Linux server on Microsoft Azure, you may want to shut down and deallocate the VM using commands inside of the VM itself for automation or just for convenience. This article shows how a VM can shut itself down and deallocate its resources using the Azure CLI 2.0.
Red Hat now supports Microsoft SQL Server running on RHEL Server. However, Red Hat doesn't provide an official docker image for MS SQL Server on RHEL. This post explains how to create a docker image for MS SQL Server on RHEL and run it on OpenShift.