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The CNCF Technical Oversight Committee (TOC) has voted to accept Knative as a CNCF incubating project. Knative is an open source, Kubernetes-based platform for building, deploying, and managing serverless and event-driven applications. It helps development teams manage, monitor, and operate Kubernetes in a way that requires less technical knowledge and time. Knative was founded in 2018 by Google …

I recently talked about orchestration versus choreography in connecting microservices and introduced Workflows for use cases that can benefit from a central orchestrator. I also mentioned Eventarc and Pub/Sub in the choreography camp for more loosely coupled event-driven architectures. In this blog post, I talk more about the unified eventing experience by Eventarc.   What …

Cloud Functions, Google Cloud’s Function as a Service (FaaS) offering, is a lightweight compute platform for creating single-purpose, stand-alone functions that respond to events, without having to manage a server or runtime environment. Cloud functions are a great fit for serverless, application, mobile or IoT backends, real-time data processing systems, video, image and sentiment analysis …

Does Cloud Native technology replace older DevOps tools, like Kubernetes replacing configuration management?  Or does it supplement it instead?  Replacement is a popular narrative, but it’s much more effective to use the new technologies to enhance and rebuild the older ones.  In our case, we’re going to explain how we use Kubernetes, CloudEvents, and Knative …