State of the Kubernetes Union: 2019


By Tim Pepper Around the turning of the calendar year, it’s common for us to pause a bit and do some introspection relative to where we’ve been and prognosticate on where we’re going.  Something you probably heard said increasingly in 2018 was that “Kubernetes is boring.” That statement is both part fact and part aspirational. Read more...
All Things Open

Diversity and Inclusion at All Things Open


By Nisha Kumar I recently gave a talk at the 2018 All Things Open conference in Raleigh, North Carolina. I will write about the talk next time. But first I want share my takeaways from an inclusion event held the day before the conference. This was the first time the organizers had programmed such an Read more...

VMware Releases Dispatch, an Open Source Serverless Framework


VMware announced its serverless initiative at VMworld 2017, where a Functions-as-a-Service (FaaS) demo using Apache OpenWhisk, an existing open source FaaS technology, was presented. Since then, the serverless team has been working to define what a serverless framework by and for a VMware-based infrastructure would look like. The resulting work is Dispatch, a new VMware-originated Read more...