Tanzu Application Platform – Tech Docs using Azure Storage

Overview TechDocs is Spotify’s homegrown docs-like-code solution built directly into Backstage. Engineers write their documentation in Markdown files which live together with their code - and with little configuration get a nice-looking doc site in Backstage. For this post, I have TAP GUI running as part of view profile in multi cluster

Tanzu Application Platform – Setting up GitHub Authentication for TAP GUI

Overview Tanzu Application Platform GUI extends the current Backstage’s authentication plug-in so that you can see a login page based on the authentication providers configured at installation. The Backstage core-plugin-api package comes with a GitHub authentication provider that can authenticate users using GitHub or GitHub Enterprise OAuth. To add GitHub authentication, you must create

Tanzu Application Platform – Security Analysis

Overview The Security Analysis plug-in summarizes vulnerability data across all workloads running in Tanzu Application Platform, enabling faster identification and remediation of CVEs, part of Tanzu Application Platform Full and View profiles. In TAP-GUI, Security Analysis plug-in is accessible from the left navigation panel. Click the Security Analysis button to open the

TAP Multi Cluster – App Live View

Overview Application Live View is a lightweight insights and troubleshooting tool that helps app developers and app operators to look inside running applications. It is based on the concept of Spring Boot Actuators. The application provides information from inside the running processes using endpoints, in this case, HTTP endpoints. Application Live View

TAP Multi Cluster (1.3) : Part 2 – Install TAP With OOTB-Supply Chain Testing and Scanning using ACR Repo

 Overview The installation order is flexible given the ability to update the installation with a modified values file using the tanzu package installed update command. For this demo, I will be installing TAP in following order:  View Build Run Iterate Add Build, Run, View and Iterate clusters to TAP GUI Install View

Tanzu Application Platform – Store (SBoMs)

Overview Supply Chain Security Tools - Store saves software bills of materials (SBoMs) to a database and allows you to query for image, source, package, and vulnerability relationships. It integrates with Supply Chain Security Tools - Scan to automatically store the resulting source and image vulnerability reports. It accepts any CycloneDX input and

TAP on AKS (1.0.0) : Part 3 – Deploy an application with testing in ACR repo

Overview In this section, I will walk you through the steps required to deploy an application using the Tanzu Application Platform. Before moving further, please ensure below are completed: Prepare set up is completed, If not done, then follow the steps in the post Default kubeconfig context is set to the

TAP On AKS (1.0.0) : Part 2 – Install TAP with supply chain testing in ACR repo

In this post, I will be demonstrating the steps to install Tanzu Application Platform packages from the Tanzu Application Platform package repository. Before you install the packages, ensure you have prepared the setup as mentioned in post. Add TAP package repository Install Tanzu Application Platform profile Tanzu Application Platform can be installed through

TAP on GKE (1.0.0) : Part 4 – Live update the Application

Overview In my previous post, application workload was deployed, able to access the app and validated the scan results successfully. Now let me take you through the steps to iterate the application and test code changes on the cluster. Tanzu Developer Tools for VSCode, VMware Tanzu’s official IDE extension for VSCode