Will the NFV legacy trip up telcos’ leapfrog into containers?
Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF)
CoreDNS replaced kube-dns as the default DNS server in the most recent update of Kubernetes. It is the fourth project to graduate CNCF.
The Stackalytics numbers show that Google was the source of nearly 53 percent of all code commits, which was seven-times more than the second largest contributor, Red Hat.
Reports from job boards Dice and Indeed found that Kubernetes skills were highly sought after in 2018.
CNCF claimed 8,000 attendees and an additional 2,000 that were on a waitlist to attend this week's event. I think those on the waitlist snuck in.
Etcd is the primary storage location for Kubernetes and needs to be established before Kubernetes can be run on a system.
The service mesh proxy was initially developed by Lyft and breezed through the CNCF incubation process a year faster than its fellow graduates.
“Our goal is to bring a full software layer down to the lowest edge layer possible and to make building for the edge as easy as building for the cloud,” says CEO Kilton Hopkins.
The move provides enterprises that are overwhelmed by available options with the choice of tested, open source tools that can be used to construct cloud-native-based applications.
The Falco project, donated by Sysdig, taps into the Linux kernel to provide runtime security at the application, file, system, and network levels.
The Kubernetes IoT Edge Working Group is looking to see how far it can push the centralized Kubernetes platform out into the distributed edge and IoT ecosystem.
The service mesh's 2.0 update is focused on easing deployment for service owners compared to other platforms like Istio.
Internal Google policies had prevented the ability to add non-Google employees to deal with some of the management.
The project is an open source monitoring tool, which is now seen as table stakes for cloud native and container deployments.
Sylabs is offering $2,500 to any non-employee that refers a developer that is eventually hired by the company.