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CNCF – Welcome Amazon Web Services
CNCF – Welcome Amazon Web Services
By Todd Moore, CNCF Governing Board Chairperson CNCF is thrilled to officially welcome Amazon Web Services as our newest Platinum member. The Foundation and our projects will benefit from their many years of leadership in enabling enterprises to...
August 9, 2017

Buffer: Making deployments easy for a small, distributed team
Buffer: Making deployments easy for a small, distributed team
Dan Farrelly uses a carpentry analogy to explain the problem his company, Buffer, began having as its team of developers grew over the past few years. “If you’re building a table by yourself, it’s fine,” the company’s architect says....
August 2, 2017 | By Kaitlyn Barnard

Happy second birthday: A Kubernetes retrospective
Happy second birthday: A Kubernetes retrospective
Originally posted on Kubernetes.io by Sarah Novotny, Program Manager, Kubernetes Community  As we do every July, we’re excited to celebrate Kubernetes 2nd birthday! In the two years since GA 1.0 launched as an open source project, Kubernetes (abbreviated as K8s) has grown to become the...
July 27, 2017 | By Natasha Woods

Wink: Connecting your smart home using cloud native infrastructure
Wink: Connecting your smart home using cloud native infrastructure
How many people does it take to turn on a light bulb? Kit Klein whips out his phone to demonstrate. With a few swipes, Wink Head of Engineering officer pulls up the smart-home app created by his New...
July 26, 2017 | By Kaitlyn Barnard

Ancestry: Digging into the past with new technology
Ancestry: Digging into the past with new technology
It started with a Shaky Leaf. Since its introduction a decade ago, the Shaky Leaf icon has become one of Ancestry’s signature features, which signals to users that there’s a helpful hint you can use to find out...
July 20, 2017 | By Kaitlyn Barnard

Prometheus user profile: Canonical talks about its transition to Prometheus
Prometheus user profile: Canonical talks about its transition to Prometheus
Canonical is the company behind Ubuntu – the leading OS for container, cloud, scale-out and hyperscale computing. 65 percent of today’s large-scale OpenStack deployments are on Ubuntu, using both KVM and the pure-container LXD hypervisor for the world’s fastest...
July 17, 2017 | By Kristen Evans

GolfNow: saving time and money with Cloud Native Infrastructure
GolfNow: saving time and money with Cloud Native Infrastructure
It’s not every day that you can say you’ve slashed an operating expense by half. But Sheriff Mohamed and Josh Chandler did just that when they helped lead their company, GolfNow, on a journey from a monolithic to...
July 11, 2017 | By Kaitlyn Barnard

Prometheus user profile: JustWatch discusses the benefits of Whitebox monitoring
Prometheus user profile: JustWatch discusses the benefits of Whitebox monitoring
JustWatch is a streaming search engine that helps to find out where to watch movies and TV shows legally online and in theaters. You can search movie content across all major streaming providers like Netflix, HBO, Amazon Video,...
July 10, 2017 | By Kristen Evans

Box: An early adopter envisions a new cloud platform
Box: An early adopter envisions a new cloud platform
In the summer of 2014, Box was feeling the pain of a decade’s worth of hardware and software infrastructure that wasn’t keeping up with the company’s needs. A platform that allows its more than 50 million users (including...
June 29, 2017 | By Kaitlyn Barnard

Survey shows Kubernetes leading as orchestration platform
Survey shows Kubernetes leading as orchestration platform
In conjunction with CloudNativeCon + KubeCon Europe (March 29-30, 2017), the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) conducted a survey of our attendees. More than 430 conference attendees (out of 1500) completed the survey, with a majority of respondents (54%) coming...
June 28, 2017 | By Sarah Conway