Learn cloud concepts with Whitney and her lightboard ϟ
Jun 23, 2022
Kubernetes is the largest of the graduated projects within the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) landscape of 100+ projects. The Kubernetes contributor community has over sixty thousand contributors across hundreds of companies. How does the work get done? What is the CNCF, anyway? How are Kubernetes and the CNCF organized? How can you contribute to the open source community? Hint: it isn’t just with code! Join Whitney as her guest Paris Pittman answers these questions and more!
Paris has spent the last 20 years helping communities grow and flourish — from building hometown Baltimore tech communities to driving belonging and sustainability in massive open source ecosystems like Kubernetes. Paris serves as the Kubernetes representative on the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) Governing Board, Kubernetes Steering Committee Member, and emeritus Special Interest Group (SIG) Contributor Experience Chair during exponential growth.
Whitney is a full stack developer who enjoys understanding and using tools in the cloud native landscape. Creative and driven, Whitney recently pivoted from an art-related career to one in tech. She is active in the open source community, especially around CNCF projects focused on developer productivity. You can catch her lightboard streaming show ϟ Enlightning on Tanzu.TV. And not only does she rock at tech - she literally has toured playing in the band Mutual Benefit on keyboards and vocals.