The headlines

The editors pick the highlights from the past week.

Maintainer Spotlight: Kevin Wang of KubeEdge and Volcano
CNCF blog

This month’s spotlight focuses on Kevin Wang, a contributor in the CNCF community since its beginning, leader of the cloud native open source team at Huawei, and co-founder of the KubeEdge and Volcano projects. Read the blog to learn more about Kevin’s experience with the CNCF community over the past five years.

The technical

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

Operator integration testing for Operator Lifecycle Manager
Taneem Ibrahim, Red Hat

Kubernetes and GitOps with Flux CD V2.0

Kubernetes at scale using Rancher Fleet
Saiyam Pathak,Civo

Database Migrations Using Screwdriver and Kubernetes
Zhongkai Liu, Software Dev Engineer II & Palash Agrawal, Principal Software Dev Engineer

Firecracker: start a VM in less than a second
Julia Evans

Scaling Kubernetes to 7,500 Nodes

Docker security scanning cheat sheet 2021
Jim Armstrong, Snyk

How to unit-test your helm charts with Golang
Alistair Hey

Create Kubernetes federated clusters on AWS
Theo “Bob” Massard,

Self-Service Velero Backups with Kyverno
Ritesh Patel, Nirmata

ICYMI: CNCF online programs this week

A weekly summary of CNCF online programs from this week.

CNCF Live webinar: Kubernetes 1.20
Jeremy Rickard, VMware and Kirsten Garrison, Red Hat

This Week in Cloud Native: Cloud Native Infrastructure in the Data Center with Cluster API & Tinkerbell (CAPT) (livestream)
Jason DeTiberus, Equinix and Manny Mendez, Equinix

The editorial

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

Siri, Storage, and Solutions, with Josh Bernstein
Craig Box, Kubernetes Podcast from Google

Nvidia Views Kubernetes as Key to GPU Accelerated AI Scale
Tobias Mann, SDxCentral

Closed Box Monitoring, the Artist Formerly Known as Black Box Monitoring
Rick Rackow, Red Hat

Announcing Vitess 9
Vitess team

Mentorship Spotlight: CommunityBridge Mentee with Keptn
CNCF blog

#63 – From Prometheus to Thanos with Simon Pasquier (in French)
Electro Monkeys podcast

What is GitOps?
Salman Iqbal

The Cloud Native Landscape: The Application Definition and Development Layer
Catherine Paganini, Buoyant and Jason Morgan, VMware

Kubernetes Begins Year With A Bang — And You Can Expect More
Chris Metinko, Crunchbase

Linkerd User Survey 2021- Take the survey

Upcoming CNCF Online Programs

This Week in Cloud Native: Kubernetes Policies-as-code
Jim Bugwadia, Nirmata

February 3, 2021 at 11:00 am PT
Register Now
CNCF On-demand Webinar: Policy as Code to Manage Security Rist in Kubernetes Before and After Deployment
Cesar Rodriguez, Accurics

February 4, 2021
Register Now

CNCF Online Programs Playlist on YouTube

Check out our playlist for more curated content you don’t want to miss! New content is added every Friday.
For more information, please visit our updated Online Programs page.

KubeWeekly is curated by Bob Killen, Shilla Saebi, Saiyam Pathak, L Körbes, Alison Dowdney, Chris Short, Craig Box, Daniel Oh, Kristi Tan, Bill Mulligan, and Michael Hausenblas