[Podcast] PodCTL #17 – Kubernetes Everywhere, now what…

[Podcast] PodCTL #17 - Kubernetes Everywhere, now what...

As we move into the final month of the year, we’re staying very busy with important industry conferences – both AWS re:Invent and CNCF/KubeCon/OpenShift Commons. This week we look at the recent container and Kubernetes announcements from AWS re:Invent, including their Elastic Kubernetes Service (EKS) and planned Fargate service . We also look ahead to […]

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Kubernetes and OpenShift: Community, Standards and Certifications

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Red Hat has been vocal about the importance of open standards in the containers space and were founding members of both the Open Container Initiative (OCI) and the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF). The CNCF plays an important role in providing neutral governance for the Kubernetes project and protecting the Kubernetes API standard. This is why Red Hat worked closely with Kubernetes community members like Google, Heptio and others to evolve the automated conformance test harness that ensures Kubernetes platforms and distributions like OpenShift adhere to the standard.

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[Podcast] PodCTL #12 – Introduction to CRI-O

[Podcast] PodCTL #12 - Introduction to CRI-O

While the industry has standardized on Kubernetes as the container orchestration standard, there is still quite a bit of choice and innovation that is happening around container standards. In this week’s episode, we talk with Dan Walsh (@rhatdan, Consulting Engineer at Red Hat, container team lead) and Mrunal Patel (@mrunalp, Principal Engineer at Red Hat, OCI/runc […]

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[Podcast] PodCTL #11 – Introduction to Prometheus Monitoring

[Podcast] PodCTL #11 - Introduction to Prometheus Monitoring

Once your Kubernetes or OpenShift cluster is up and running, having containerized important business applications into production, it’s important to understand how those applications are working. Monitoring containers can be challenging, especially in frequently changing environments. One of the most popular monitoring frameworks for Kubernetes environment is Prometheus. We sat down with Julius Volz (@juliusvolz), […]

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[Podcast] PodCTL #5 – Understanding the Cloud-Native Ecosystem

[Podcast] PodCTL #5 - Understanding the Cloud-Native Ecosystem

Up until now, we’ve focused the PodCTL show on the basic elements of Containers and Kubernetes. But as we know from building OpenShift platforms for customers, it takes many more elements to deploy, operate and manage a container platform. So this week we sat down with Chris Aniszczyk (@cra, CTO/COO of CNCF, Executive Director of […]

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[New Podcast] PodCTL #1 – 3.6 Reasons to Love Kubernetes

[New Podcast] PodCTL #1 - 3.6 Reasons to Love Kubernetes

While there are many great technology podcasts to choose from, we felt like there wasn’t one that primarily focused on the rapidly evolving world of containers and Kubernetes. So to fill that gap, we’re starting the PodCTL (@podctl) podcast, a weekly show that focuses on the community, technology and people/companies making progress on this rapidly […]

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Red Hat Announces Next OpenShift Commons Gathering December 5 in Austin, Texas

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The OpenShift Commons Gathering will bring together the brightest technical minds to discuss the future of OpenShift and its related upstream open source projects. With OpenShift Container Platform quickly gaining adoption around the world, the OpenShift Commons Gathering will feature talks from upstream project leads, thought leaders from Red Hat, Google, Amazon, and more.

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Five Key Takeaways from KubeCon 2016

Five Key Takeaways from KubeCon 2016

Now that KubeCon 2016 is over, we have some time to reflect on the State of the Kubernetes project and communities, the event itself, and the marketplace going forward into 2017. Red Hat has been a part of this community since well before it was launched, but it’s incredibly important to understand how a community evolves over time. If you we’re able to attend the events in Seattle, the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) has posted all of the videos online. Looking back on the events in Seattle, here are five key takeways that will continue to shape the community and market for the next few years.

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