Gateway Software Symposium

April 5 - 6, 2019

Flying through Cloud Native (CNCF)

Saturday - Apr 6 2:45 PM

Ken Sipe

Ken Sipe

Cloud Solution Architect

The maturing of industry projects and tools around cloud development and administration has led to the formation of the Cloud Native Computing Foundation. This new foundation is similar to the Apache Foundation in that it provides governance over projects from incubation to maturity. These projects define the current and future standards of the cloud which is important for all devops teams to be aware of. This session is a guided at jet speed tour of each project and how it fits in the eco-system.

This session will briefly cover each of the CNCF projects will a outline of:

  • what the project is
  • how it works
  • level of maturity
  • competitive landscape

The projects covered include:

  • Kubernetes
  • containerd
  • Prometheus
  • OpenTracing
  • Fluentd
  • rkt
  • CNI
  • Jaeger
  • Notary
  • Envoy
  • CoreDNS
  • Linkerd

About Ken Sipe

Ken is a distributed application engineer at Mesosphere. Ken has worked with Fortune 500 companies to small startups in the roles of developer, designer, application architect and enterprise architect. Ken's current focus is on containers, container orchestration, high scale micro-service design and continuous delivery systems.

Ken is an international speaker on the subject of software engineering speaking at conferences such as JavaOne, JavaZone, Great Indian Developer Summit (GIDS), and The Strange Loop. He is a regular speaker with NFJS where he is best known for his architecture and security hacking talks. In 2009, Ken was honored by being awarded the JavaOne Rockstar Award at JavaOne in SF, California and the JavaZone Rockstar Award at JavaZone in Oslo, Norway as the top ranked speaker.