Onboarding

Stakater provisions the Stakater App Agility Platform (SAAP) and takes first application to production in less than four weeks on the cloud of your choice!

Week 1 - Provisioning - Free

  • Provision SAAP on the cloud of your choice

    • Stakater can arrange exclusive offers with cloud providers
  • Configure access to systems

  • On-boarding session and knowledge sharing

  • Configure SSO

Week 2-4 - Application Migration - Time and Material - Optional

  • Select the first application or group of applications that work together

    • Setup infrastructure and application GitOps repositories for deploying application and dependent configurations

    • Setup tenant operator configuration and decide on the number of environments if required

    • Divide applications into microservices and containerize them

    • Deploy the application onto the cluster using Kubernetes Resources. List out secret required, dependent services, databases, storage requirements and implement them accordingly.

    • Deploy Kubernetes Resources using Stakater Developed Helm Chartopen in new window on the environment chosen - prod, stage, test, dev - in the application GitOps configuration

    • Implement CI pipeline for the application if required. Deploy Tekton CI pipeline using the Stakater Tekton Chartopen in new window

    • Implement monitoring, logging, validation/testing frameworks or any additional tools for the application

    • Validate

  • Educate team on key concepts

Next steps

  • Reach out to Stakater for migrating next application, or

  • Self-serviced migration of next application

Customer Responsibilities

  • Provide timely access to necessary people, systems, and information from relevant departments and teams

  • Thorough engagement from management and teams

Stakater Team

  • Dedicated team

    • Project management: 20-40%

    • Solution architect: 50%

    • AppDev consultant: 100%

Output

  • First application live as container with cloud native CI/CD workflow

  • Up-skilled team with key concepts of cloud native containerized workflow