Exploring container security: the shared responsibility model in GKEExploring container security: the shared responsibility model in GKEProduct Manager, Container security

Editor’s note: This post is part of our blog post series on container security at Google. Security in the cloud is a shared responsibility between the cloud provider and the customer. Google Cloud is committed to doing its part to protect the underlying infrastructure, like encryption at rest by default, Read more…

Kubernetes 1.14: Production-level support for Windows Nodes, Kubectl Updates, Persistent Local Volumes GA

Authors: The 1.14 Release Team We’re pleased to announce the delivery of Kubernetes 1.14, our first release of 2019! Kubernetes 1.14 consists of 31 enhancements: 10 moving to stable, 12 in beta, and 7 net new. The main themes of this release are extensibility and supporting more workloads on Kubernetes Read more…

Blog: A Guide to Kubernetes Admission Controllers

Author: Malte Isberner (StackRox) Kubernetes has greatly improved the speed and manageability of backend clusters in production today. Kubernetes has emerged as the de facto standard in container orchestrators thanks to its flexibility, scalability, and ease of use. Kubernetes also provides a range of features that secure production workloads. A Read more…

Kubernetes Setup Using Ansible and Vagrant

Objective This blog post describes the steps required to setup a multi node Kubernetes cluster for development purposes. This setup provides a production-like cluster that can be setup on your local machine. Why do we require multi node cluster setup? Multi node Kubernetes clusters offer a production-like environment which has Read more…

Exploring container security: four takeaways from Container Security Summit 2019Exploring container security: four takeaways from Container Security Summit 2019Product Marketing Manager, Container SecurityProduct Manager, Container Security

Editor’s note: On February 20, we hosted the fourth annual Container Security Summit at Google’s campus in Seattle. This event aims to help security professionals increase the security of their container deployments and apply the latest in container security research. Here’s what we learned. Container security is a hot topic, Read more…

Kubernetes Networking Hands-on

In this blog on Kubernetes Networking, you will understand the following topics: What is Kubernetes? Networking in Kubernetes Wealth Wizard Use-Case Hands-On What Is Kubernetes? You can define Kubernetes as an open-source container orchestration tool that provides a portable platform for automating the deployment of containerized applications. Now, anybody working with Read more…

Blog: Raw Block Volume support to Beta

Authors: Ben Swartzlander (NetApp), Saad Ali (Google) Kubernetes v1.13 moves raw block volume support to beta. This feature allows persistent volumes to be exposed inside containers as a block device instead of as a mounted file system. What are block devices? Block devices enable random access to data in fixed-size Read more…