Joel Lord

Developer Advocate

Joel Lord is passionate about the web and technology in general. He likes to learn new things, but most of all, he wants to share his discoveries. He does so by travelling at various conferences all across the globe. He graduated from college in computer programming in the last millennium. Apart from a little break to get his BSc in computational astrophysics, he was always in the industry. As a Developer Advocate with Red Hat OpenShift, he meets with developers to help them make the web better by using best practices around Kubernetes.


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Containerize and deploy Strapi applications on Kubernetes and Red Hat OpenShift

Get a hands-on guide to deploying a JavaScript application built with the Strapi CMS in your Kubernetes or Red Hat OpenShift cluster.


Making environment variables accessible in front-end containers

Learn how to inject environment variables directly into your React, Angular, or Vue.js codebase during the front-end container build process.


Building rootless containers for JavaScript front ends

Set up everything you need to run JavaScript front-end applications in a secure container, whether you are using Angular, React, or Vue.js.


How to work around Docker's new download rate limit on Red Hat OpenShift

Don't let Docker's new download rate limit slow your roll. Use Red Hat OpenShift to create a secret and authenticate to Docker Hub, so you can keep coding.


Creating Pipelines with OpenShift 4.4’s new Pipeline Builder and Tekton Pipelines

Explore the new Pipeline Buillder that comes with OpenShift Container Platform 4.4: Steps, Tasks, Pipelines, Resources, and PipelineRuns.