Are You a Kubernetes Pro or a Kubernetes Novice?

I'm a fan of online surveys. It's a fun, simple, and a great way to check the pulse of our community. We launched our first survey back in 2018, where we looked at the state of securing cloud workloads. We then continued the motion in 2019 with The Kubernetes Adoption and Usage survey and most recently with the Helm survey, still open for feedback. In this blog post I'd like to focus on the 2019 Alcide Kubernetes survey.


PCI Compliance for DevOps and SecOps Teams

The Payment Card Industry (PCI) Security Standards Council administers the Payment Card Industry Security Data Security Standard (PCI DSS). It's a standard that any organization that stores, processes or transmits cardholder data, must comply with. It's not new, it's well understood, and there are a multitude of companies that have sought and achieved compliance over the many years since its introduction.

Top 10 Kubernetes Security Best Practices

What happens if a service exposes a NodePort? Or if a service Load Balancer is enabled? The rise of Kubernetes brought tons of developers to jump on the Kubernetes bandwagon, and yet, Kubernetes in production is still relatively new to most. Our top ten recommendations come from our real-world experience with configurations that made it to production but shouldn't have.