[Podcast] PodCTL #35 – Kubernetes News & Events

[Podcast] PodCTL #35 - Kubernetes News & Events

The end of April and early May is the heart of the Spring tradeshow season, and this year it was packed with Kubernetes events and news. We look back at the Kubernetes-related news and trends coming out of Cloud Foundry Summit, KubeCon/CloudNativeCon and Red Hat Summit. The show will always be available on this blog […]

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[Podcast] PodCTL #20 – Gathering Kubernetes Communities

[Podcast] PodCTL #20 - Gathering Kubernetes Communities

As we enter 2018, we know a few things about the Kubernetes community: It continues to grow larger each year, as evidenced by the growth of KubeCon. More companies are trying to run Kubernetes in production. More technology vendors are making Kubernetes a priority, and providing various levels of integration. More and more companies are […]

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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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[Podcast] PodCTL #18 – Microsoft in the Kubernetes Ecosystem

[Podcast] PodCTL #18 - Microsoft in the Kubernetes Ecosystem

This past week was the KubeCon / CloudNativeCon event in Austin, TX, the premier Kubernetes even in the industry. We had the opportunity to sit down withGabe Monroy (@gabrtv, Lead Product Manager Containers @ Azure, CNCF Board Member) to discuss the various areas where Microsoft is working with the Kubernetes ecosystem to create tools and […]

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[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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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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KubeCon Europe 2017: Bigger and Broader

KubeCon Europe 2017: Bigger and Broader

End of March I attended CloudNativeCon + KubeCon Europe in Berlin and compared with the event last year in London, I think two words describe it best: bigger and broader. With over 1200 attendees the event was impressive but still felt like a place where you can have meaningful discussions with peers.

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Thoughts and Perspectives from OpenShift Commons Berlin

Thoughts and Perspectives from OpenShift Commons Berlin

Last week the cloud native, containers and Kubernetes communities converged on Berlin, Germany for OpenShift Commons Gathering, CloudNativeCon and KubeCon. Berlin was the perfect location for this intersection of events because it is historically defined by its transition from the past to the present, and culturally by its diversity of activities and fields of knowledge. Berlin sits at […]

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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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What is Enterprise-Ready Kubernetes?

What is Enterprise-Ready Kubernetes?

Over two years ago, the OpenShift team made a critical decision to support both Docker containers and the emerging Kubernetes project. At the time, that decision was a classic innovator’s dilemma. Their challenge at the time was not unlike the conversations that we have with customers on a daily basis. How can their company make a transition towards becoming a more digital-native company? How can their company get there without abandoning all of their existing investments, or giving up some existing advantages they have in their marketplace? How can they avoid building a DIY platform?

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