Extending the Kubernetes API with Custom Resources, Controllers and Operators

Cloud Native Barcelona
Cloud Native Barcelona
Public group

Glovo HQ

Carrer de Pujades, 94 08005 · Barcelona

How to find us

It's on the corner of Carrer Pujadas and Carrer d'Àlaba, a two minutes walk from Bogatell Metro station (L4).

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What is the controller pattern? And the operator pattern? How we can use custom controllers to extend the Kubernetes API? How we can build our own custom resources, controllers and operators?


18:30 Welcome
> Introduction to the Cloud Native community and Glovo!

18:45 Kubernetes Architecture

> Introduction to the core principles an components of the Kubernetes architecture. We will start a Kubernetes cluster from scratch, component by component learning how each piece fits into the puzzle.

19:40 Break

19:45 Kubernetes Custom Controllers and Operators in action
> Introduction to the Operator concept. We will deploy some operators in a Google Kubernetes Engine cluster step by step and build our own Operator without (almost) writing any code.

20:30 Pizza and drinks thanks to Glovo!


- Nacho Alonso
> SRE at CAPSiDE, contributor at Kubernetes and co-organizer at Cloud Native Barcelona

- Rael Garcia
> SRE at CAPSiDE, contributor at Kubernetes and organizer at Cloud Native Barcelona

- Roi Vázquez
> SRE at CAPSiDE and contributor at Kubernetes gh@lominorama

- Sergio López
> SRE at Red Hat gh@slopezz



More information at https://rael.io/talk/cnbcn-extending-k8s/