The Headlines

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

KubeVirt: Extending Kubernetes with CRDs for Virtualized Workloads (
David Vossel, Red Hat

KubeVirt is a Kubernetes addon that provides users the ability to schedule traditional virtual machine workloads side by side with container workloads. Through the use of Custom Resource Definitions (CRDs) and other Kubernetes features, KubeVirt seamlessly extends existing Kubernetes clusters to provide a set of virtualization APIs that can be used to manage virtual machines.

CNCF to Host Harbor in the Sandbox (
Kristen Evans, CNCF

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. Created at VMware, Harbor extends the open source Docker Distribution by adding the functionalities usually required by users – such as security, identity, and management – and supports replication of images between registries.

Edge Computing at Chick-fil-A (
Brian Chambers, Caleb Hurd, Sean Drucker, Alex Crane, Morgan McEntire, Jamie Roberts, and Laura Jauch, Chick-fil-A

Recently, the Chik-fil-A IOT/Edge team shared about how they do bare metal clustering for Kubernetes on-the-fly at the Edge in their restaurants. One of the most common (and best) questions was “but why?”. In the post they answer that question as to why a restaurant company like Chick-fil-A wants to deploy Kubernetes at the Edge.
New Webinar: Continuous Delivery for Kubernetes Apps with Helm and ChartMuseum

Josh Dolitsky – Senior Software Engineer, CodeFresh
Stefanie Arnold – Senior Software Engineer, SUSE
August 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am PDT

The Technical

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

NFS Persistent Volumes with Kubernetes — A Case Study (
Nilesh Jayanandana, Platformer

Build a Machine Learning Testbed Based on Kubernetes and Nvidia GPU (
Janakiram MSV, Janakiram & Associates

Introduction to Knative (
Paul Czarkowski, Pivotal

Deploying a Stateful Application on Google Cloud Kubernetes Engine (
Kristof Ivancza, RisingStack

Creating Kubernetes Clusters using kubeadm (
Nikita Kokitkar

Kubernetes API proxy with Pipeline (
Nandor Kracser, Banzai Cloud

Connecting to a Kafka Cluster Running in Kubernetes from Outside (
Valer Cara

Synchronizing Kubernetes Secrets with LastPass (
Christopher Rung, Upside

How to Deploy a Laravel Application to Kubernetes (
Edward Mok, Playa

Configuring permissions in Kubernetes with RBAC (
Nikita Mazur, Containerum

A Deep Dive into Kubernetes Metrics — Part 5: etcd metrics (
Bob Cotton,

The Editorial

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

Is it Time to Start Climbing the Ladder to Kubernetes? (
Sandra Henry-Stocker, Network World

Deploy a Distributed AI Stack to Kubernetes (
Jay Johnson, Levvel

Celebrating Istio Service Mesh Project at 1.0 and What it Means for the Kubernetes Community (
Brian Redbeard, CoreOS

MultiCloud — It’s Just the Beginning (
Lawrence Manickam, Kuberiter

Continuous Integration and Deployment in Kubernetes (
Alex Handy, The New Stack

Orchestrating Production-Grade Workloads with Azure Kubernetes Service (
Brian Redmond, Microsoft

Container Attached Storage (CAS)— A video primer (
Uma Mukkara, Maya Data

Introducing a ‘Security Mesh’ to Protect Kubernetes (
Gary Duan, Container Journal

Evolution of PaaSes to Platform-as-Code in Kubernetes world (

PlanGrid’s Migration from Heroku to Kubernetes (
David Black, PlanGrid

Kubernetes: Core Concepts (
Tom Gallacher, YLDio


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