Entries by medicis

Developing iOS applications in consistent local environments

Is iOS developer productivity suffering in your organization? Let’s take a scenario of a company with more than one iOS developer working on different iOS projects. In such a setting developers tend to have issues running builds on CI, only to have it pass in their local environment. These types of failures during integrated build […]

Setup macOS 10.13 beta High Sierra environment in an isolated VM

This week Apple announced developer beta availability of the new macOS version 10.13, High Sierra and, we started investigating support for this in Anka. We are excited to share that now you can create isolated dev/test environment with this version in an Anka VM. Our developers have discovered that this macOS beta version prevents auto […]

Anka Public Beta

As the WWDC conference gets underway with exciting new updates for macOS, iOS developers, we are thrilled to announce the availability of the beta version of Anka. For the past few months, we have been working with private beta users of Anka and are extremely grateful for all the feedback we received, which helped us […]

Introducing Anka

Today, Veertu Labs is thrilled to pull back the curtain on three Anka toolsets, our latest endeavors geared towards making macOS and iOS development infrastructure management simple and streamlined. Anka technology is a suite of three products that are built to bring the experience of working with containers to the complex macOS/iOS development process. We […]

Listening, Growing and Adapting

It’s been nine months since we launched Veertu Native, the first version of our native MacOS virtualization platform based on Apple’s Hypervisor.framework. In these nine months, Veertu Native has seen significant adoption, and we are learning a lot from our users. We are also growing as a company. We expanded our development team with excellent […]

Virtualization of macOS Sierra public beta

New versions of operating systems often cause a lot of heartache for Infrastructure technologies that run on top of them. As an example, virtualization products are often tied tightly with the underlying OS and supporting newer versions of that OS is never straight forward. Not at Veertu, though. We started seeing feedback on our twitter […]

Cross browser testing on Mac

In one of my earlier blogs, I discussed how Macs were becoming the workstation of choice for the developers. In this blog, I want to look at how developers, who are working on browser based applications can leverage native virtualization solution like Veertu running on OS X/Mac to execute cross browser testing across different operating […]

Uncovering OS X Hypervisor.Framework – Part 1

We mentioned in our previous blog that we had been working with hypervisors and most recently with Apple Hypervisor.Framework since it’s release last year. We have used Hypervisor.Framework to develop light weight, high performance and highly reliable virtualization for OS X. With the recent attention and focus on this framework, we thought it would be […]

The March towards adoption of OS X Hypervisor.Framework for Native Virtualization capabilities

Today, Docker announced beta availability of Docker for Mac, built on top of xhyve, one of the derivatives of OS X Hypervisor.Framework. This demonstrates two things – OS X recently released Hypervisor.Framework is a better architecture for developing virtualization on top of OS X, as opposed to installing layers of virtualization products. As a quick […]