Editor’s pick of the highlights from the past week.
The Kubernetes 1.17 Release Team
We’re pleased to announce the delivery of Kubernetes 1.17, our fourth and final release of 2019! Kubernetes v1.17 consists of 22 enhancements: 14 enhancements have graduated to stable, 4 enhancements are moving to beta, and 4 enhancements are entering alpha.
Kubernetes 1.17 Feature: Kubernetes Volume Snapshot Moves to Beta
Xing Yang, VMware & Xiangqian Yu, Google
The Kubernetes Volume Snapshot feature is now beta in Kubernetes v1.17. It was introduced as alpha in Kubernetes v1.12, with a second alpha with breaking changes in Kubernetes v1.13. This post summarizes the changes in the beta release.
Kubernetes 1.17 Feature: Kubernetes In-Tree to CSI Volume Migration Moves to Beta
David Zhu, Google
The Kubernetes in-tree storage plugin to Container Storage Interface (CSI) migration infrastructure is now beta in Kubernetes v1.17. CSI migration was introduced as alpha in Kubernetes v1.14.
Kubernetes 1.17, with Guinevere Saenger
Adam Glick and Craig Box, Kubernetes Podcast from Google
Hop on the release train for the fourth and final Kubernetes release for 2019. Release manager Guinevere Saenger joins Adam and Craig. to discuss how a classically trained pianist has a second act as a Kubernetes release team lead.