Monthly Newsletter – April 2018

KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe Is Almost Here!

KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe in Copenhagen May 2-4, 2018 is coming up fast, and people are getting excited!

Register now before it sells out! This will be our biggest conference yet, with great keynotes, lots of actionable sessions, and plenty of opportunities to network with some of the top names in cloud native computing. This is a must-attend event and tickets will sell out soon, so don’t wait – register today!

Speed Networking At KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe

Back by popular demand, CNCF is hosting another free speed networking and mentoring session during KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe. You’ll be paired with mentors from across the community and CNCF projects and have the opportunity to explore growing your cloud native career, getting more involved in the ecosystem or working with new networking or service mesh projects.

Speed Networking & Mentoring Event Details
Date:  Wednesday, May 2
Time: 15:40 – 17:00
Location: Meeting Rooms 18 & 19

To sign up to be a mentor, register here.


Kubernetes 1.10 Released

Kubernetes 1.10 just released, with a strong focus on storage, security, and networking. This release includes:

  • The introduction of external kubectl credential providers (alpha)
  • The ability to switch DNS service to CoreDNS at install time (beta)
  • The move of Container Storage Interface (CSI) and persistent local volumes to beta
  • And more!

To get all the details, click below.

China Cloud Native Survey Results Now Available

We recently conducted our cloud native survey in Chinese to get a better idea of how quickly Asian companies are adopting cloud native technologies like Kubernetes and Prometheus. The results are in, and we’ve compiled them into a report as well as an on-demand webinar. You’ll learn:

  • They types of clouds Chinese companies are running
  • Chinese container and Kubernetes adoption
  • The specific challenges facing the Chinese market
  • And more!

CNCF Launches Cross-Cloud CI Project

To ensure CNCF projects work across all cloud providers, the CNCF CI Working Group has been working on the Cross-cloud CI project to integrate, test and deploy projects within the CNCF ecosystem. That effort has recently taken a step forward with the release of CI Dashboard v1.3.0, which consists of a cross-cloud testing system, status repository server and a dashboard. To learn more and get some of the details around this project, check out the release post on the CNCF blog.

New Kubernetes Case Studies – Amadeus and Zalando

We’re excited to announce two new case studies about Amadeus and Zalando. Get the details on how, using Kubernetes, Zalando eliminated major deployment bottlenecks and Amadeus was able to open new, previously unattainable market opportunities.

Upcoming Webinars

Please join us for one of our upcoming webinars.

CNCF Webinar Series – Deploying and managing Kubernetes-ready apps with Kubeapps
April 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am PDT

CNCF Webinar Series – Linkerd Service Mesh in Production: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
May 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am PDT

Become A Member

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