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KubeWeekly #234: September 25, 2020

The headlines

The editors pick the highlights from the past week.

KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe 2020 – Virtual Conference Transparency Report: A very successful first virtual event!
CNCF staff

The shift to a virtual KubeCon + CloudNativeCon EU wasn’t easy or even expected, but the community came together to share knowledge, learn about new projects, and play drag queen bingo. The KubeCon + CloudNativeCon transparency reports provide insight into event attendance, diversity and inclusion, and drills into the talk section process for the events, which is run by the event co-chairs and their program selection committee.

YAML Templating Solutions: Helm & Kustomize

Writing config files by hand is like coding with Notepad instead of an IDE. There are ways to automate most of it, and this usually starts with either Helm or Kustomize. This article presents a 101-level overview of both, and helps in choosing which one’s the better fit for your use case.

ICYMI: CNCF webinars 

Weekly recap of CNCF project, SIG, Ambassador, and member webinars that you might have missed.

You can view all CNCF recorded and upcoming webinars here.

CNCF Member webinar: Critical DevSecOps considerations for multi-cloud Kubernetes
Sylvain Huguet, Sr. Product Manager – Karbon/Kubernetes @Nutanix & Loris Digioanni, CTO & Founder @Sysdig

CNCF Member webinar: Mitigating Kubernetes attacks
Wei Lien Dang, Head of Strategy @StackRox

CNCF Member webinar: Using KubeVirt in telcos
Abhinivesh Jain, Distinguished Member of Technical Staff @Wipro

CNCF Member webinar: AWS controllers for Kubernetes – AWS services, now kubified!
Jay Pipes, Principal Open Source Engineer @Amazon Web Services

The technical

Tutorials, tools, and more that take you on a deep dive into the code. 

Ingress for Anthos — Multi-cluster ingress and global service load balancing
Gokul Chandra

Installing Kubernetes Metrics Server securely
Neil Wilson, Brightbox

How we moved to Github-based Kubernetes config management
Benjamin Yolken, Segment

GSoC 2020 – Building operators for cluster addons
Somtochi Onyekwere

Detecting CVE-2020-14386 with Falco and mitigating potential container escapes
Kaizhe Huang, Sysdig

Containing a real vulnerability
Fabricio Voznika, gVisor

Yes, you can run VMs on Kubernetes with KubeVirt
Bryant Son, Red Hat correspondent

The editorial

Articles, announcements, and morethatgive you a high-level overview of challenges and features. 

Grafana, with Torkel Ödegaard
Craig Box and Adam Glick, Kubernetes Podcast from Google

CommunityBridge Spotlight: Get the most out of the CommunityBridge program
Sonia Singla

Cloud native ecosystem feels COVID-19 crunch
Dan Meyer, SDxCentral

DevOps 049: DevOps, Open Source, and OpenShift with Chris Short
Adventure in DevOps Podcast

Ask the Product Manager Office Hours: Top 5 problems with Kubernetes and how we are fixing them
Mike Barrett and Chris Short, Red Hat

Air Force to demo updating software on a jet in flight, official says
Mila Jasper, Nextgov

Upcoming CNCF webinars

Ambassador Webinar: The evolution of Ingress through the Gateway API
Kaslin Fields, Developer Advocate @Google
Bowei Du, Staff Software Engineer @Google

Sept 25, 2020 10:00 AM Pacific Time


Member Webinar: VanillaStack as a platform for a truly vendor-agnostic open-source ecosystem
Karsten Samaschke, CEO @Cloudical
Sept 29, 2020 10:00 AM Pacific Time


Member Webinar: Effective disaster recovery strategies for Kubernetes
Rasheed Amir, CEO @Stakater AB
Sept 30, 2020 7:00 AM Pacific Time


Member Webinar: Self service Kubernetes for enterprises
Jim Bugwadia, Founder and CEO @Nirmata
Sept 30, 2020 1:00 PM Pacific Time


Member Webinar: Dapr, Lego for microservices
Mark Chmarny, Principal Program Manager @Microsoft
Oct 1, 2020 10:00 AM Pacific Time


Member Webinar: Transactional microservices – The final frontier
Daniel Kozlowski, Minister of Engineering @PlanetScale
Oct 2, 2020 10:00 AM Pacific Time


Member Webinar: Multi-Cluster & multi-cloud service mesh with CNCF’s Kuma and Envoy
Marco Palladino, CTO & Co-Founder @Kong
Oct 6, 2020 10:00 AM Pacific Time


Member Webinar: The evolution of cloud orchestration systems from ephemeral to persistent storage
Boyan Krosnov, CPO @StorPool
Oct 7, 2020 8:00 AM Pacific Time


Member Webinar: Kubernetes native two-level resource management for AI/ML workloads
Diana Arroyo Software Engineer @IBM Research
Alaa Youssef, Manager, Container Cloud Platform @IBM Research

Oct 7, 2020 10:00 AM Pacific Time


Member Webinar: Building dynamic machine learning pipelines with KubeDirector
Tom Phelan, Fellow, Software Organization @Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Oct 8, 2020 10:00 AM Pacific Time


Member Webinar: ephemeral.run: A full application environment for every PR–before you merge to master!
Vishal Biyani, CTO @InfraCloud
Jono Spiro, Staff Software Engineer, Engineering Operations @OpenGov

Oct 14, 2020 10:00 AM Pacific Time


Member Webinar: S&P experience report: multi-cloud serverless on Knative
Evan Anderson, Software Engineer @VMware
Mark Wang, Head of Cloud Engineering @S&P Global Ratings

Oct 15, 2020 10:00 AM Pacific Time


Member Webinar: How to migrate NF or VNF to CNF without vendor lock-in
Grzegorz Sikora, VP Business Development @OVOO
Oct 20, 2020 10:00 AM Pacific Time


Member Webinar: Deploying Kubernetes to bare metal using cluster API
Seán McCord, Principal Senior Software Engineer @Talos Systems, Inc.
Oct 21, 2020 1:00 PM Pacific Time


Member Webinar: K8s audit logging deep dive
Randy Abernethy, Managing Partner @RX-M
Oct 22, 2020 10:00 AM Pacific Time


Member Webinar: Building 12 factor streaming data apps on Kubernetes
Stelios Charmpalis, Frontend Engineer @Lenses.io
Francisco Perez, Senior Backend Engineer @Lenses.io

Oct 23, 2020 10:00 AM Pacific Time


Member Webinar: Developer-friendly platforms with Kubernetes and infrastructure as code
Lee Briggs, Staff Software Engineer @Pulumi
Nov 6, 2020 10:00 AM Pacific Time





KubeWeekly is curated by Bob Killen, Shilla SaebiSaiyam Pathak, L Körbes, Alison Dowdney, Chris Short, Craig Box, Daniel Oh, Kim McMahon, and Michael Hausenblas.

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