We’re highlighting the best of the cloud native open source community to give thanks as well as to inspire and motivate.
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Goutham Veeramachaneni, from intern to maintainer for Prometheus and Cortex
Alex Ellis, creator of projects, tutorials, and talks
The graduated project just launched Fluent Bit v1.5
What is CNCF?
The Cloud Native Computing Foundation builds sustainable ecosystems and fosters communities to support the growth and health of cloud native open source software.Join
News and Customer Testimonials
Database clustering system and CNCF graduated project Vitess has recently become available in version 7.0, improving SQL support and stability amongst other things. The tool, which originated at YouTube, now...Read Now
When the Istio service mesh was first proposed to be included in the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) in November 2017, it was still v.02, had only been around less than six months, and yet it aimed...Read Now
TechRepublic: "Linux Foundation offering Kubernetes certifications courses and exams as demand spikes"
With more than 40 million Americans filing for unemployment benefits since the coronavirus pandemic cratered the economy, dozens of states and organizations are looking for ways to reskill people as...Read Now
The CNCF collaborates with more than 550 members, including all of the world’s largest cloud computing and software companies, as well as over 200 innovative startups. Join your peers in helping build and shape the cloud native ecosystem.
“Having certifications and foundation membership helps our customers know that we have passed many filters established by a rock-solid community of cloud native companies, developers, and enthusiasts. That helps our business. And as an open source consumer, we have a responsibility to support CNCF. “
Mark Brandon, CEO and Co-Founder of Qbox.
End User Community
CNCF’s End User Community includes over 140 top companies and startups that depend on cloud native technologies and are committed to collaborative infrastructure development. The End User Community is an active participant in key technology decisions by CNCF-hosted projects. Jeff Brewer of Intuit and Katie Gamanji of American Express are the End User representatives to the Technical Oversight Committee.
Events and Webinars
CNCF Member Webinar: Making Data Work for Developers with Kubernetes & CassandraAug 5 2020
CNCF Member Webinar: Debugging your debugging tools; What to do when your service mesh goes down in production?Aug 5 2020
CNCF Member Webinar: Maximizing M3 – Pushing performance boundaries in a distributed metrics engine at global scaleAug 6 2020
Events We'll Be At
Training, Certification, & Jobs
KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Community
Don’t miss your chance to engage with the growing community at KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe being held August 17-20.
KubeCon + CloudNativeCon 2019 Highlights
“CNCF events are without exception the smoothest (from the attendee side), highest value, and most welcoming I have attended in over thirty years of doing this.” - Roger Klorese, SUSE