Rook, with Jared Watts

Kubernetes Podcast from Google

Episode | Podcast

Date: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 19:15:31 +0000

<p><a href="">Rook</a> is a cloud native storage orchestrator and a controller for storage systems such as <a href="">Ceph</a>. Jared Watts has been working on Rook since the start, first at Quantum, and then at Upbound. He talks to <a href="">Craig and Adam</a> about storage, chess, and premium-rate telephone numbers.</p> <p><em>Does anyone actually read the show notes?</em> Turns out a few of you do. Thank you for listening and reading!</p> <ul> <li>web: <a href=""></a></li> <li>mail: <a href=""></a></li> <li>twitter: <a href="">@kubernetespod</a></li> </ul> <h3 id="chatter-of-the-week">Chatter of the week</h3> <ul> <li><a href="">Tabletop Simulator</a> (a computer game)</li> <li><a href="!_(TV_series)">Happy</a> (a televisual programme)</li> </ul> <h3 id="news-of-the-week">News of the week</h3> <ul> <li><a href=""> Kubernetes Day India</a> from the CNCF</li> <li><a href=""> Vertical Pod Autoscaling in GKE</a> in Beta <ul> <li><a href=""> Vertical Pod Autoscaler in OSS</a></li> </ul> </li> <li><a href=""> Announcing TriggerMesh Knative Lambda Runtime (KLR)</a> <ul> <li><a href="">Episode 28</a> with Sebastien Goasguen</li> </ul> </li> <li><a href="">krew</a>, the package manager for kubectl plugins</li> <li><a href=""> Monitoring Kubernetes</a>, by Sean Porter of Sensu on the CNCF Blog</li> <li><a href="">Istio 1.1 update</a> <ul> <li><a href="">Episode 15</a> with Jasmine Jaksic and Dan Ciruli</li> </ul> </li> <li><a href=""> Kubernetes authorization via Open Policy Agent</a> by Stefan Bueringer</li> </ul> <h3 id="links-from-the-interview">Links from the interview</h3> <ul> <li><a href="">Symform</a>; Jared’s first startup, peer-to-peer cloud storage <ul> <li>Totally unlike <a href="">KaZaA</a></li> <li>Where Jared first met open source, through the <a href="">Mono project</a></li> <li>Acquired by <a href="">Quantum</a> <ul> <li>Craig explicitly remembers owning a <a href="">Quantum Bigfoot</a> (though that one wasn’t his first hard drive)</li> </ul> </li> </ul> </li> <li><a href="">Rook</a>, a cloud native storage orcestrator <ul> <li><a href="">SIG Storage</a> and the <a href="">Volume abstraction</a></li> <li>Started with support for <a href="">Ceph</a></li> <li>Also now supports <a href="">CockroachDB</a>, <a href="">Minio</a>, <a href="">NFS</a>, <a href="">Apache Cassandra</a></li> <li>But not <a href="">Gluster</a> - <a href="">for now</a> at least</li> <li><a href=""> Added to the CNCF Sandbox in January 2018</a>, and moved to <a href=""> incubating in August</a></li> </ul> </li> <li><a href="">Upbound</a>; founded by <a href="">Bassam Tabbara</a></li> <li><a href=""> Container Storage Interface 1.0.0</a></li> <li><a href="">Rook on GitHub</a></li> <li><a href="">Queen Storage</a></li> <li><a href="">Jared Watts on Twitter</a> and <a href="">the Rook blog</a> <ul> <li><a href="">Why you might have had to pay 90c per minute to tweet Jared</a></li> </ul> </li> </ul>