Cutting costs with Google Kubernetes Engine: using the cluster autoscaler and Preemptible VMsCutting costs with Google Kubernetes Engine: using the cluster autoscaler and Preemptible VMsSolution Architect, SoftServe Inc.

[Editor’s note: SoftServe is a digital consulting firm and a Google Cloud partner that uses Google Kubernetes Engine extensively with its clients. Today, solution architect Myroslav Rys shares how he gets the most bang for his clients’ GKE buck.] Kubernetes Read more…

Bringing enterprise network security controls to your Kubernetes clusters on GKEBringing enterprise network security controls to your Kubernetes clusters on GKEProduct Manager, Google Cloud

At Google Cloud, we work hard to give you the controls you need to tailor your network and security configurations to your organization’s needs. Today, we’re excited to announce the general availability of a few important networking features for Google Read more…

Exploring container security: running and connecting to HashiCorp Vault on KubernetesExploring container security: running and connecting to HashiCorp Vault on KubernetesStaff Developer Advocate

If you’re serious about security, you need a secrets management tool that provides a single source of secrets, credentials, and other sensitive information for your organization. HashiCorp Vault is a popular open-source tool that does just that. Vault operates in Read more…

Best practices for building Kubernetes Operators and stateful appsBest practices for building Kubernetes Operators and stateful appsProduct ManagerSoftware Engineer at Google

Recently, the Kubernetes community has started to add support for running large stateful applications such as databases, analytics and machine learning. For example, you can use the StatefulSet workload controller to maintain identity for each of the pods, and to Read more…

Enhancing Spinnaker’s Kubernetes support to ease app deploymentsEnhancing Spinnaker’s Kubernetes support to ease app deploymentsProduct Manager, Google Cloud

For lots of developers, using containers and Kubernetes often means working to implement continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD) to automate software delivery. And now, Spinnaker, the open-source continuous delivery platform developed jointly by Google and Netflix, includes a new Read more…

Introducing container-native load balancing on Google Kubernetes EngineIntroducing container-native load balancing on Google Kubernetes EngineStaff Software EngineerSoftware Engineer

In the past few years, developers have moved en masse to containers for their ease-of-use, portability and performance. Today, we’re excited to announce that Google Cloud Platform (GCP) now offers container-native load balancing for applications running on Google Kubernetes Engine Read more…

Securing Kubernetes with GKE and Sysdig FalcoSecuring Kubernetes with GKE and Sysdig FalcoDirector of Community & EvangelismStrategic Tech Partnerships

Securing your open-source Kubernetes environment can be a daunting task. Knowing which security elements you can tune and how they affect the overall stack isn’t always straightforward. Fortunately, Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE) and Google Cloud Platform make your job easier Read more…