Welcome to CNCF

Building sustainable ecosystems for cloud native software

The Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) hosts critical components of the global technology infrastructure. CNCF brings together the world’s top developers, end users, and vendors and runs the largest open source developer conferences. CNCF is part of the nonprofit Linux Foundation.

CNCF serves as the vendor-neutral home for many of the fastest-growing open source projects, including Kubernetes, Prometheus, and Envoy.

Keep Cloud Native Everywhere! Join our community at KubeCon + CloudNativeCon North America – Virtual November 17-20.

“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

Upcoming events

November 17-20, 2020
Online, United States
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Build and shape the cloud native ecosystem

Become a CNCF member

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.

Latest announcements

Cloud Native Computing Foundation Announces Rook Graduation
October 7, 2020
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Cloud Native Computing Foundation Releases Schedule for KubeCon + CloudNativeCon North America 2020 Virtual
October 1, 2020
TikV Graduation
Cloud Native Computing Foundation announces TiKV Graduation
September 2, 2020

Latest blog posts

Building Dynamic Machine Learning Pipelines with KubeDirector
October 19, 2020
EnvoyCon 2020 Virtual: A Day of Envoy Insights and Community Networking!
October 23, 2020
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Debugging Kubernetes Applications on the Fly
October 23, 2020

Get help navigating cloud native and open source

Join the CNCF 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.

End User case studies

Your career pathway through cloud native


Linux Foundation Training


CKA and CKAD Certifications

Latest cloud native jobs

Upcoming webinars