[Podcast] PodCTL #26 – Kubernetes Myths & Misperceptions – Part II

[Podcast] PodCTL #26 - Kubernetes Myths & Misperceptions - Part II

Last week we highlighted some common Kubernetes myths and misperceptions (Part I), and this week we looked at another batch. We dug into various approaches for delivering multi-tenancy with Kubernetes, as well as some perspectives on what “compatibility” really means (and caveats). We also looked at how to rationalize “Enterprise deployments” and staying as close […]


[Podcast] PodCTL #23 – Microservices with Istio

[Podcast] PodCTL #23 - Microservices with Istio

One of the hottest topics coming out of KubeCon 2017 Austin was “service meshes”, with a focus on the Istio and Envoy projects. We’ve covered the basics of service meshes on a Basics show a few weeks ago, but given the interest in the topic, we wanted to go into more details. This week we […]


[Podcast] PodCTL #22 – Highway to Helm

[Podcast] PodCTL #22 - Highway to Helm

One of the reasons that Kubernetes has gained so much traction in the marketplace is because it is flexible enough to allow innovation to happen all around the core APIs. One area where that has happened is in application package management, specifically with the Helm project. We sat down this week with Taylor Thomas, Software Engineer […]


[Podcast] PodCTL #21 – Effective RBAC for Kubernetes

[Podcast] PodCTL #21 - Effective RBAC for Kubernetes

One of the strongest signals we heard coming out of KubeCon was the breadth of “Enterprise” companies deploying Kubernetes into production. As more containerized applications are placed in secure, often regulated, environments, having proper authorization is a critical element of providing defense-in-depth. In this week’s show, we looked at the “Effective RBAC” talk from KubeCon […]