Welcome to CNCF


Network World: "Cloud Native ambassadors and Docker Captains navigate users through the container ecosystem"

September 6, 2016

Navigating the container ecosystem can be confusing. Deciding where to dip your toes is challenging for those stepping into container and microservices waters.

Intel IT Peer Network: "CNCF community cluster: A proving ground for cloud innovation"

August 26, 2016

In the months since its debut last year at the OSCON event, the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) has developed a great deal of momentum.

The Cloudcast: "Episode #263 – Monitoring containers with Prometheus”

August 11, 2016

Brian talks with Julius Volz (@juliusvolz; Co-Creator of Prometheus) about Project Prometheus, the challenges of monitoring containers, working within the CNCF and where the project will expand.

The Register: "Linux Foundation wrangles app container wranglers into new org"

July 21, 2016

The Linux Foundation has announced the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF), a new collaborative project aimed at making it easier for businesses to build and deploy containerized cloud applications oriented around microservices.

SDTimes: "Cloud Native Computing Foundation formed for native cloud app development"

July 21, 2016

The Linux Foundation has unveiled a new organization dedicated to building and maintaining native cloud distributed systems. The Cloud Native Computing Foundation will focus on advancing the paradigm for modern distributed systems environments.

Cycle Computing: "Cycle Computing announces participation in Cloud Native Computing Foundation"

July 21, 2016

Cycle’s membership in the Cloud Native Computing Foundation, is part of a larger announcement from Google Cloud Platform and Linux Foundation, where more than 20 other partners were unveiled. The goal of the Foundation is to shape the evolution of native cloud computing, making it ubiquitous, and more easily available.

NetworkWorld: "What's behind Linux's new Cloud Native Computing Foundation?"

July 21, 2016

Today a group of 19 companies, led primarily by Google, created a new open source foundation that aims to specify how clouds should be architected to serve modern applications. The Cloud Native Computing Foundation is housed in the Linux Foundation and includes big names such as Google, IBM, Intel, Box, Cisco, and VMware, along with a variety of smaller companies like Docker, Cycle Computing, Mesosphere and Weaveworks.

TechCentral: "Prometheus open source cloud monitoring"

July 21, 2016

Prometheus, an open source system for monitoring and alerting a wide spectrum of enterprise IT events, including containers, has released its 1.0 revision. It is also the second product in what amounts to a portfolio assembled by the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) for realizing the promise of a container-powered cloud built entirely on open source and open standards.

The New Stack “One year old, Kubernetes is already changing the rules”

July 21, 2016

Nothing about what’s happened in the nearly one year since Kubernetes 1.0 was announced, should come as a surprise to anyone. Google has fostered an ecosystem around Kubernetes in much the same way Docker Inc. has built an ecosystem around its containerization platform.

The Register: "Prometheus 1.0 rises"

July 20, 2016

The Cloud Native Computing Foundation‘s second project, Prometheus, has hit version 1.0. Prometheus is a white box monitoring tool designed to simultaneously monitor lots of different parts of the stack making up a cloud-native application.