VMware made a number of announcements in the Kubernetes space today under the VMware Tanzu portfolio, confirming again this is one of the main strategic pillars.
Last month, Pivotal announced their flagship product - the Cloud Foundry based Pivotal Application Service - is coming to Kubernetes.
I requested access to the private alpha, and was allowed in.
Kubernetes Basel was once again the location for the European edition of the Cloud Foundry Summit a few weeks ago. A big topic this year was the rise of Kubernetes, and how it impacts Cloud Foundry.
Last week ITQ visited the North American version of the annual Cloud Foundry summit in Boston. What a welcome with snow on the tarmac and lots of rain.
This week ITQ was present at the annual Cloud Foundry Summit. The video below shows a recap and includes an interview with Joshua McKenty, Pivotal’s Field CTO about the recently announced Pivotal Container Service (PKS) and Cloud Foundry.
The European edition of Cloud Foundry Summit is just around the corner.
Next week, an ITQ delegation will visit Basel Switzerland for the conference about the fastest-growing cloud native platform.