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Bridging Communities: Hello FoundationDB Summit
Bridging Communities: Hello FoundationDB Summit
We are thrilled to announce the very first FoundationDB Summit on December 10, 2018 in Seattle as part of the KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Community Events Day. FoundationDB, the distributed and ACID-compliant database, was just recently open sourced in April 2018. The community...
August 22, 2018

Meet the Ambassador: Ariel Jatib – StackPointCloud
Meet the Ambassador: Ariel Jatib – StackPointCloud
Ariel Jatib, StackPointCloud, sat down with Kaitlyn Barnard, Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF), to talk about cloud native, trends in the industry, and being an Ambassador. Below is their interview. You can also view the video. Kaitlyn: Thank...
August 21, 2018 | By Kim McMahon

How to rapidly develop apps with microservices
How to rapidly develop apps with microservices
Originally published by Rick Osowski on the IBM Cloud Blog, here. As of late last year, a global majority primarily now accesses the internet through a mobile device. The business implications of the trend are often brought into focus...
August 16, 2018

Prometheus graduates within CNCF
Prometheus graduates within CNCF
Originally posted August 9, 2018 by Richard Hartmann on Prometheus.io We are happy to announce that as of today, Prometheus graduates within the CNCF. Prometheus is the second project ever to make it to this tier. By graduating...
August 15, 2018 | By Kim McMahon

Pinning its past, present, and future on cloud native
Pinning its past, present, and future on cloud native
After eight years in existence, Pinterest has grown into 1000 microservices, multiple layers of infrastructure, and a diverse set-up of tools and platforms. In order to manage all of this they needed a compute platform that enabled the...
August 14, 2018 | By Kim McMahon

CNCF to host OpenMetrics in the Sandbox
CNCF to host OpenMetrics in the Sandbox
Today, the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) accepted OpenMetrics, an open source specification for metrics exposition, into the CNCF Sandbox, a home for early stage and evolving cloud native projects. OpenMetrics brings together the maturity and adoption of...
August 10, 2018 | By Kristen Evans

Helm, the package manager for Kubernetes
Helm, the package manager for Kubernetes
A few weeks ago, the CNCF family was extended with a new project – Helm, the package manager for Kubernetes. Kubernetes was developed as a solution to manage and orchestrate containerized workloads. At the same time, managing the...
August 7, 2018 | By Ihor Dvoretskyi

Q&A with JD.com: Kubernetes, cloud native, and CNCF projects driving big data and AI
Q&A with JD.com: Kubernetes, cloud native, and CNCF projects driving big data and AI
Liu Haifeng, Chief Architect at JD.com, sat down with the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF), to talk about Cloud Native, JD.com’s Kubernetes implementation, and tips for other companies looking to get started with open source. Below is their interview. CNCF:...
August 2, 2018

Demystifying RBAC in Kubernetes
Demystifying RBAC in Kubernetes
Today’s post is written by Javier Salmeron, Engineer at Bitnami Many experienced Kubernetes users may remember the Kubernetes 1.6 release, where the Role-Based Access Control (RBAC) authorizer was promoted to beta. This provided an alternative authentication mechanism to...
August 1, 2018 | By Kaitlyn Barnard

CNCF to host Harbor in the Sandbox
CNCF to host Harbor in the Sandbox
Today, the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) accepted Harbor, a cloud native registry, into the CNCF Sandbox, a home for early stage and evolving cloud native projects. Project Harbor is an open source cloud native registry that stores, signs, and scans content....
July 31, 2018 | By Kristen Evans