About KubeCon highlights, ebpf on Windows, a Security Metrics initiative, and effective use of CoreDNS in Kubernetes...
CNCF Community & Industry
Announcing the Cloud Native Glossary "CNCF is excited to announce the new CNCF Cloud Native Glossary Project, which is intended to be used as a reference for the common terms used when talking about cloud native applications." - as a consultant; I realize every day again: common language is key to effective communication :)
CNCF LFX Projects are Open for Summer 2021 – Apply by May 17th! The Summer Term of LFX from June 1st – August 31st includes 13 Graduated, Incubating, and Sandbox projects. As an initiative from the CNCF, the LFX program should bring new open-source interested individuals to their projects. The program introduces you to open source development, approaches taken by the projects, and give you all tools to deep dive into some of the latest development.
The AKS Checklist The Azure AKS checklist guides you through many possible decisions and configurations you have to consider when setting up the managed Kubernetes. The checklist supports you in your process from the pretty obvious cluster setup over to image management, disaster recovery, or multi-tenancy. You even can get a report out of it.
Introducing the Security Metrics Initiative The Open Source Security Foundation introduces the security metrics initiative, which provides valuable decisive information about threats and risks associated with open source projects.
Pixie gets donated to CNCF New Relic announced that they are in the process of donating Pixie, a tool to troubleshoot your applications on Kubernetes, to the CNCF. Pixie is already published under the Apache 2.0 License, and definitely should be checked out if you develop applications on Kubernetes!
eBPF comes to Windows The ebpf-for-windows project brings the power of eBPF to Windows users and is intended to reside in a community-governed foundation in the eBPF ecosystem eventually. eBPF runs on Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016 and later.