Boldly going forward with CoreOS as part of the Red Hat family

Earlier this year, Red Hat acquired CoreOS, a trailblazing company in the area of containerized and cloud-native infrastructure. Today at Red Hat Summit in San Francisco, we’re sharing more details of how that acquisition will benefit existing CoreOS customers, Red Hat customers, and the cloud-native ecosystem as a whole. Key features of the CoreOS Tectonic […]

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[Podcast] PodCTL Basics – Windows Containers & Kubernetes

[Podcast] PodCTL Basics - Windows Containers & Kubernetes

It’s been a while since we did a “PodCTL Basics” show (see: Kubernetes, Linux Containers, Containerizing an Application, Services Meshes), but we’ve heard a lot of questions about Windows Containers, so we thought it was time to review the basics. In this short show, we talk about the differences between Linux and Windows containers, the dependencies […]

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[Podcast] PodCTL #31 – Reviewing Kubernetes 1.10

[Podcast] PodCTL #31 - Reviewing Kubernetes 1.10

Like clockwork, a new release of Kubernetes comes out every quarter. And with the arrival of Spring comes Kubernetes 1.10. Stability, Security, Networking and Storage are front of center of the new release. This week we dig into the 1.10 release and highlight some of the features that we believe will have the biggest impact […]

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[Podcast] PodCTL #30 – 2018 Kubernetes Trends

[Podcast] PodCTL #30 - 2018 Kubernetes Trends

We all love the latest technologies. it’s as if our DNA is wired to constantly chase the next shiny thing. So this week we look ahead at what the trends will be in Kubernetes for CY2018. Some of these are the new shiny things – like Service Mesh (e.g. Istio) or Serverless. Others topics look […]

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[Podcast] PodCTL #27 – The Serverless Landscape

[Podcast] PodCTL #27 - The Serverless Landscape

Technology trends and technology debates frequently come and go, especially as new technologies emerge. While many of us have been focused on containers and Kubernetes, there has been a parallel track of people looking at the concept of “serverless” and/or “functions-as-a-service” (FaaS). Beyond some of the serverless services available on the public cloud, there are […]

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[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 […]

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[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 […]

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[Podcast] PodCTL #19 – Kubernetes Year in Review

[Podcast] PodCTL #19 - Kubernetes Year in Review

As the year comes to a close, this will be our final PodCTL of 2017. We’ll be back on January 2nd, 2018 with plenty of new shows and exciting Kubernetes discussions. This week we decided to look back at how the Kubernetes community and technology evolved throughout 2017. It was pretty amazing how much the […]

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