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Kubernetes Podcast from Google

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A weekly podcast focused on what's happening in the Kubernetes community covering Kubernetes, cloud-native applications, and other developments in the Kubernetes community. Co-hosts Adam Glick and Craig Box can be reached on Twitter at @KubernetesPod or by email at kubernetespodcast@google.com.

A weekly podcast focused on what's happening in the Kubernetes community covering Kubernetes, cloud-native applications, and other developments in the Kubernetes community. Co-hosts Adam Glick and Craig Box can be reached on Twitter at @KubernetesPod or by email at kubernetespodcast@google.com.

Location:

United States

Description:

A weekly podcast focused on what's happening in the Kubernetes community covering Kubernetes, cloud-native applications, and other developments in the Kubernetes community. Co-hosts Adam Glick and Craig Box can be reached on Twitter at @KubernetesPod or by email at kubernetespodcast@google.com.

Language:

English


Episodes

Independent Open Source, with Alex Ellis

8/11/2020
Alex Ellis created serverless framework OpenFaaS while working a day job. It’s used by some big companies, but he’s resisted the temptation to join one. Instead, he’s offering consulting and seeking sponsorships, building a business from the ground up. He explains the pros and cons of independence to Craig and Adam. Do you have something cool to share? Some questions? Let us know: kubernetespodcast.comkubernetespodcast@google.com@kubernetespod News of the week Microsoft launches...

Duration:00:49:13

Minikube Redux, with Thomas Strömberg

8/4/2020
Since we last spoke about Minikube 18 months ago, the project has gone 1.0, and made large performance and usability improvements. Thomas Strömberg is the manager of the Container DevEx team at Google and a maintainer of Minikube. He talks to Craig and Adam about why system administrators are the best code reviewers, the importance of surveying users, and building bikes made of bamboo. Do you have something cool to share? Some questions? Let us...

Duration:00:42:10

Scheduling, with David Oppenheimer

7/28/2020
We finally scheduled some time to talk to David Oppenheimer. David, a software engininer at Google, has been working on scheduling there since 2007, including on both Borg and Omega. That experience naturally led to him working on the Kubernetes scheduler, as well as starting SIG Scheduling. Do you have something cool to share? Some questions? Let us know: kubernetespodcast.comkubernetespodcast@google.com@kubernetespod Chatter of the week Last week’s discussion about ice cream...

Duration:00:45:02

Instrumentation and cAdvisor, with David Ashpole

7/21/2020
Released on the same day as Kubernetes, cadvisor is a container monitoring daemon that collects metrics and serves them to monitoring tools. It’s built into the Kubelet, and underpins many components in Kubernetes, such as eviction and autoscaling. David Ashpole of Google Cloud is TL of Kubernetes SIG Instrumentation, and the maintainer of cadvisor; he joins Adam and Craig this week to explain where instrumentation fits in the stack, and what you should do as a Kubernetes maintainer vs. a...

Duration:00:35:10

Open Source and the Open Usage Commons, with Chris DiBona

7/15/2020
An open source license grants rights on copyright and patents, but not trademarks. Chris DiBona has some ideas on how to address that. He has spent his career in open source, including over 15 years running Google’s Open Source Programs Office, and is one of the directors of the new Open Usage Commons. It launched last week with three projects - Angular, Gerrit and Istio - transferring their trademarks. Chris joins Adam and Craig to talk about Google’s work in open source, and why a new...

Duration:00:50:02

Scalability, with Wojciech Tyczynski

7/7/2020
Before Kubernetes was launched, it could have at most 25 nodes in a cluster. At 1.0, the target was 100. Meanwhile, Borg, Omega and Mesos were all running away at 10,000. What did it take to get Kubernetes to this number, and above? SIG Scalability and GKE Tech Lead Wojciech Tyczynski tells us. Do you have something cool to share? Some questions? Let us know: kubernetespodcast.comkubernetespodcast@google.com@kubernetespod Chatter of the week Episode 107Christmas treesEpisode 104The duck...

Duration:00:35:15

Mirantis, with Adrian Ionel

7/1/2020
Over the past 20 years, Mirantis has grown from an outsourcing company for semiconductor engineers to a product company that is the new home of Docker Enterprise. Past and present CEO and “co-founder” Adrian Ionel oversaw Mirantis’s adoption of OpenStack and purchase of Docker’s enterprise business, and he joins the show to discuss them both. Do you have something cool to share? Some questions? Let us know: kubernetespodcast.comkubernetespodcast@google.com@kubernetespod Chatter of the...

Duration:00:41:43

Kubermatic, with Sebastian Scheele

6/24/2020
Last week Loodse, the makers of the Kubermatic Kubernetes Platform, made that platform open source, and rebranded their company to match. Co-founder Sebastian Scheele joins us to explain how the company and platform came about, why they’ve made their changes, and what exactly a Loodse was anyway. Do you have something cool to share? Some questions? Let us know: kubernetespodcast.comkubernetespodcast@google.com@kubernetespod Chatter of the week Docker for the new Arm MacsTick TockKeep...

Duration:00:36:15

The Financial Times, with Sarah Wells and Dimitar Terziev

6/17/2020
Two years ago, Sarah Wells from the Financial Times gave a KubeCon EU keynote about how the company moved from monolith to microservices, and how her Content and Metadata platform team moved to Kubernetes specifically. She joins hosts Adam and Craig to recap that migration, and what life has been like since. As Sarah has moved to a broader role in charge of all observability for The FT, she also invited Dimitar Terziev, the current platform lead for the CM team, to the conversation. Do you...

Duration:00:45:51

CNCF: Under New Management, with Priyanka Sharma

6/10/2020
After 5 years at the helm of the CNCF, executive director Dan Kohn is stepping down to launch a new Public Health initiative. The new General Manager of the CNCF is Priyanka Sharma, who joins our show today. Priyanka tells Craig and Adam what to expect, talks about virtual events, and gives some hints on how to rename projects. Do you have something cool to share? Some questions? Let us know: kubernetespodcast.comkubernetespodcast@google.com@kubernetespod Chatter of the week Frog Leap...

Duration:00:39:53

CoreDNS, with John Belamaric

6/2/2020
In a world where pods (and IP addresses) come and go, DNS is a critical component. John Belamaric is a Senior SWE at Google, a co-chair of Kubernetes SIG Architecture, a Core Maintainer of the CoreDNS project and author of the O’Reilly Media book Learning CoreDNS: Configuring DNS for Cloud Native Environments. He joins Craig and Adam to discuss CoreDNS, the evolution of DNS in Kubernetes, and how name resolution has been made more reliable in recent releases. Do you have something cool to...

Duration:00:49:56

Cloud Foundry, with Chip Childers

5/26/2020
Over the last 10 years, Cloud Foundry has grown from “open Heroku clone” to “software used at your bank”. The Cloud Foundry Foundation and the CNCF launched within a few months of each other in 2015, and the two worlds are now colliding as Cloud Foundry replatforms on top of Kubernetes. Our guest this week is the Executive Director of the Cloud Foundry Foundation, Chip Childers. He talks to Adam and Craig about foundations, the boredom of infrastructure, and the cost of every line of code...

Duration:00:46:12

Ingress and the Service APIs, with Bowei Du

5/19/2020
SIG Network is completely rethinking the way you define groupings of applications (Service) and get traffic sent to them (Ingress) by building the Service APIs, a new set of primitives which are better suited to how different groups of users interact with them. Bowei Du is a Tech Lead on GKE and a member of SIG Network who is leading the design and implementation of these new APIs, as well as working on getting Ingress to GA in Kubernetes 1.19. Do you have something cool to share? Some...

Duration:00:49:18

CSI: Storage, with Saad Ali

5/12/2020
More gripping than a crime scene in Las Vegas, the Container Storage Interface (CSI) lets vendors interface with Kubernetes. Saad Ali from Google led development of Kubernetes storage, including the CSI and volume subsystem. He joins hosts Adam and Craig for an in-depth look at how storage works in Kubernetes. Do you have something cool to share? Some questions? Let us know: kubernetespodcast.comkubernetespodcast@google.com@kubernetespod Chatter of the week Adam’s puzzleHow they made The...

Duration:00:54:02

Helm, with Matt Butcher

5/5/2020
In celebration of Helm graduating to a top-level CNCF project, Adam and Craig. talk to its creator and primary architect, Matt Butcher of the Deis Labs team at Microsoft Azure. Do you have something cool to share? Some questions? Let us know: kubernetespodcast.comkubernetespodcast@google.com@kubernetespod Chatter of the week these baby wipesthese baby wipes News of the week Red Hat Virtual Summit newsOpenShift 4.4OpenShift ServerlessOpenShift VirtualizationAdvanced Cluster Management for...

Duration:00:43:37

Open Policy Agent, with Tim Hinrichs and Torin Sandall

4/28/2020
Tim Hinrichs and Torin Sandall are the creators of Open Policy Agent (OPA), a project which allows policy to be integrated with popular cloud native software (including Kubernetes and Envoy) or anything you write yourself. Adam and Craig discuss OPA with Tim and Torin after the news of the week. Do you have something cool to share? Some questions? Let us know: kubernetespodcast.comkubernetespodcast@google.com@kubernetespod Chatter of the week The cupboard was bareMarmite is not a...

Duration:00:46:06

Kubernetes Community Redux, with Paris Pittman

4/21/2020
To celebrate our 100th episode we welcome back our first ever guest, Paris Pittman, open source program manager at Google Cloud and member of the Kubernetes steering committee - among many other roles. Along with hosts Adam and Craig, Paris looks at how the community has changed and how it has stayed the same, and how other projects are able to adopt learnings from Kubernetes. Do you have something cool to share? Some questions? Let us...

Duration:00:43:18

kpt, with Morten Torkildsen

4/14/2020
kpt (“kept”) is a new open-source tool for Kubernetes packaging built by Google Cloud. Morten Torkildsen is an engineer at Google, focusing on configuration management and the workloads APIs, and he worked on Kpt. He explains it to Adam, while Craig fills his mind with penguins. Do you have something cool to share? Some questions? Let us know: kubernetespodcast.comkubernetespodcast@google.com@kubernetespod Chatter of the week The Easter Bunny is an Essential Worker in New ZealandDragon...

Duration:00:28:57

Cassandra, with Sam Ramji

4/7/2020
Apache Cassandra, a scale-out datastore, is becoming more Kubernetes-native. Sam Ramji is Chief Strategy Officer at DataStax, a company that builds Cassandra-based products. He explains how DataStax has pivoted back towards supporting upstream Cassandra, and how they’re making it easier to manage on Kubernetes. As always, we also cover the news of the week, and we look at what is and is not a dinosaur. Do you have something cool to share? Some questions? Let us...

Duration:00:49:56

Jaeger, with Yuri Shkuro

3/31/2020
Jaeger is a distributed tracing platform built at Uber, and open-sourced in 2016. It traces its evolution from a Google paper on distributed tracing, the OpenZipkin project, and the OpenTracing libraries. Yuri Shkuro, creator of Jaeger and author of Mastering Distributed Tracing, joins Craig and Adam to tell the story, and explain the hows and whys of distributed tracing. Do you have something cool to share? Some questions? Let us...

Duration:00:48:05