The Headlines

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

Kubernetes 1.16: Custom Resources, Overhauled Metrics, and Volume Extensions
Lachlan Evenson

The latest release of Kubernetes brings stability to the Custom Resource Definition and introduces new features like endpoint slices for cluster scalability and speed of updates. The release was led by Lachie Evenson of Microsoft Azure and Deis Labs, and he joins podcast hosts Craig Box and Adam Glick in a wide-reaching discussion about this release, the evolution of the release process, and the community’s favorite American chain casual dining experience.

The Technical

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

Ping monitoring between Kubernetes nodes
Andrey Sidorov, Flant

The Kubernetes logging operator reloaded
Sandor Guba, Banzai Cloud

Kubernetes 1.16: A big step for CRDs, kubectl and Container Storage Interface
Stefan Schimanski, Maciej Szulik, and Hemant Kumar, RedHat

Open sourcing Isopod, am expressive DSL framework for Kubernetes configuration
Charles Xu, Cruise Automation

Apache Flink operator for Kubernetes
Kubernetes operator for managing the lifecycle of Apache Flink applications
Dagang Wei, Google Cloud

Kubernetes and Python
Henning Jacobs

Upgrade to Istio 1.3 using the operator with ease
Zsolt Varga, Banzai Cloud

AKS Periscope
aks-periscope aims to detect various kubernetes cluster problems

How to keep your Kubernetes secrets secure in Git
Omer Levi Hevroni

Recorded Webinar: 360 Kubernetes Security
From source code to Kubernetes configuration security
Shiri Arad Ivtsan, WhiteSource and Yaniv Peleg Tsabari, Alcide

The Editorial

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

Kubernetes 1.16: Important Features for Operational Excellence
Wei Lien Dang, StackRox

Citrix integrates its ADC portfolio with Istio
Pankaj Gupta, Citrix

Contributor Summit San Diego Registration Open!
Paris Pittman – Google, Jeffrey Sica – Red Hat, Jonas Rosland – VMware

Containership shuts down
Norman Joyner, ContainerShip

The Problem with Cloud Native
Quentin Hardy, Google Cloud

5 Key Takeaways from the Helm Summit in Amsterdam

No, Kubernetes is not the new OpenStack, says Canonical
Christopher Tozzi, ContainerJournal

Container native load balancing now GA on GKE
Neha Pattan and Minhan Xia, Google Cloud

Your Friendly Service Mesh for Abstract Network Architecture – Istio
Nitzan Shapira, Epsagon

CNAB core spec hits 1.0
Ralph Squillace, Microsoft


Upcoming webinars on cloud native technologies.
Understanding Cloud Native Application Bundles

Carolyn Van Slyck, Senior Software Engineer @Microsoft

Sep 26, 2019 9:00 AM PT (UTC-7)


Scalable ML Workflows with Advanced Data Management on Kubeflow

Vangelis Koukis, CTO & Founder @Arrikto

Oct 1, 2019 10:00 AM PT (UTC-7)


Network Service Mesh – An Introduction

Ed Warnicke, Cisco
Frederick Kautz,
Nikolay Nikolaev, VMware

Oct 2, 2019 10:00 AM PT (UTC-7)

Feeding the Kubernetes beast: bringing locality back to data workloads

Adit Madan, Project Maintainer @Alluxio

Oct 3, 2019 09:00 AM PT (UTC-7)


The Cybernetics of Observability and Monitoring

William Louth, Complexity Scientist and ‘Thaumaturgist’ @Instana

Oct 8, 2019 10:00 AM PT (UTC-7)

What’s new in Kubernetes 1.16

The Kubernetes 1.16 Release Team

Oct 22, 2019 10:00 AM PT (UTC-7)


Container Native Development Tools Compared: Draft, Skaffold, and Tilt

Mickey Boxell, Cloud Native Developer Advocate @Oracle

Oct 30, 2019 10:00 AM PT (UTC-7)

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