The Headlines

Editor’s picks of the highlights from the past week.

Say Hello to Discuss Kubernetes (
Jorge Castro, Heptio

Communication is key when it comes to engaging a community of over 35,000 people in a global and remote environment. Say hello to Kubernetes new community forum: ( . This gives people a place to go where they can discuss Kubernetes, and a sounding board for developers to make announcements of things happening around Kubernetes, all while being searchable and easily accessible to a wider audience. Come introduce yourself and check it out!

Automated TLS with cert-manager and Let’s Encrypt for Kubernetes (
Jessica Grebenschikov, ReactiveOps

Did you ever dream of the day where there would be free TLS certs that were automatically created and renewed when a new service shows up? cert-manager is a service that automatically creates and manages TLS certs in Kubernetes. If you’re using Kubernetes in production, check out how to setup cert-manager in a Kubernetes cluster with free TLS certificates from Let’s Encrypt.

Autoscaling Your Kubernetes Service (
Scott Ringwelski, Handshake

Kubernetes provides a lot of out of the box tools for autoscaling but if you’re running a highly available system where errors, timeouts, or downtime are unacceptable then there is a bit more digging required. Check out these steps to get autoscaling in a highly available system on Kubernetes working.
New Webinar: Continuous Integration and Delivery with Kubernetes

James Strachan – Senior Architect, CloudBees
June 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am PDT

The Technical

Tutorials, tools, and more that take you on a deep dive into the code.

Kubernetes Containerd Integration Goes GA (
Lantao Liu, Google; Mike Brown, IBM

Cloudify Spring Boot Application (Part I) (
Björn Wenzel, koudingspawn

Simulating hundreds of IoT devices with Kubernetes (
Vladimir Akopyan, Quickbird

A Kubernetes cluster on VirtualBox (
Ani Sinanaj, Progress44

Introducing kustomize; Template-free Configuration Customization for Kubernetes (
Jeff Regan & Phil Whittrock, Google

Running Kubernetes on Scaleway bare-metal with Terraform and kubeadm (
Stefan Prodan, Weaveworks

Nussknacker (with Flink) on Kubernetes (
Piotr Jagielski, TouK

The Editorial

Articles, announcements, and more that give you a high-level overview of challenges and features.

The Kubernetes ‘fork’: Open source purists miss the point (
Matt Asay, InfoWorld

Kubernetes won- so now what? (
James Governor, RedMonk

Why Kubernetes is emerging as a critical enabler of multi-cloud (
Daniel Robinson, ComputerWeekly

Aparna Sinha talks Kubernetes (
Ian Murphy, InfoQ

Ubuntu’s Mark Shuttleworth pulls no punches on Red Hat and VMware in OpenStack cloud (
Steven Nichols, ZDNet

Polymer+Node+K8s = All Kinds of Awesome (
John Clarke, GlobalFreightSolutions

Going all in with Kubernetes (Part 1) (
Richard Sands, CarsGuide

Kubernetes with Cloud Foundry (
Oleksandr Slynko, Pivotal

Atlassian Releases Escalator, an Autoscaling Tool for Kubernetes Nodes (
Hrishikesh Barua, InfoQ


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