The Headlines

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

2019 Steering Committee Election Results
Bob Killen – University of Michigan, Jorge Castro – VMware, Brian Grant – Google, and Ihor Dvoretskyi – CNCF

The 2019 Steering Committee Election is a landmark milestone for the Kubernetes project. The initial bootstrap committee is graduating to emeritus and the committee has now shrunk to its final allocation of seven seats. All members of the Steering Committee are now fully elected by the Kubernetes Community.

Community and Contributor Experience, with Jorge Castro
Craig Box and Adam Glick

Jorge Castro is a community manager employed by VMware to help keep the Kubernetes project running smoothly. He joins Adam and Craig to talk about the programs run by SIG Contributor Experience, the difference between supporting contributors and end users, and the recent steering committee election.

The Technical

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

kubectl flags in your plugin
Gianluca Arbezzano, InfluxData

12 Kubernetes configuration best practices
Ajmal Kohgadai, StackRox

Kubernetes Patterns: Capacity Planning
Mohamed Ahmed, Magalix

conman – [the] container manager: inception
Ivan Velichko

Get a LoadBalancer for your private Kubernetes cluster
Alex Ellis

Using Hashicorp Vault on Kubernetes
Gabriel Garrido, Caylent

Getting Started with the PLONK Stack and Serverless 2.0
Alex Ellis

Multitenancy on Kubernetes with Istio, External Authentication Server and OpenID Connect (Part 2— Authorization)
Maksym Lushpenko

Firekube – Fast and Secure Kubernetes Clusters Using Weave Ignite
Alexis Richardson, Weaveworks

Kubernetes History Visualization
Sloop monitors Kubernetes, recording histories of events and resource state changes and providing visualizations to aid in debugging past events.

How to use custom Storage Classes in Kubernetes?
Abhishek Gupta

The Editorial

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

Kubernetes Operators and Helm — It takes Two to Tango

What is Kubernetes?
What makes Kubernetes so special that businesses are clamoring to get their hands around it?
Jack Wallen

“A wild Demogorgon just wrecked your Kubernetes cluster”
Lukas van Driel

Envoy Project Journey Report

Announcing Kubernetes Community Days


Upcoming webinars on cloud native technologies.
Contour – High performance ingress controller for Kubernetes

Steve Sloka, Sr. Member of Technical Staff @VMware

Oct 10, 2019 09:00 AM PT (UTC-7)


Gain Confidence in Compliance: Advanced Image Scanning with Harbor

Michael Michael, Director of Product Management @VMware
Liz Rice, VP of Open Source Engineering @Aqua Security

Oct 15, 2019 10:00 AM PT (UTC-7)


Introducing the Kubernetes Universal Declarative Operator

Gerred Dillon, Staff Engineer @D2iQ

Oct 16, 2019 10:00 AM PT (UTC-7)

Kuma: Build, Secure and Observe Your Modern Service Mesh

Marco Palladino, CTO and Co-Founder @Kong

Oct 17, 2019 9:00 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)

Backup and Mobility for Kubernetes Applications

Vaibhav Kamra, co-founder and CTO @Kasten

Oct 23, 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)

The Do’s and Don’t for Securing Container and Cloud Native Technologies

Kavya Pearlman, Global Security Strategist @Wallarm
Ty Sbano, Cloud, Chief Information Security Officer@Sisense

Oct 31, 2019 9:00 AM PT (UTC-7)


KubeWeekly is curated by Bob Killen, Chris Short, Craig Box, Kim McMahon, and Michael Hausenblas