Learn CNCF projects with Whitney and her lightboard ⚡️
May 18, 2023
ingress-nginx is an Ingress controller for Kubernetes using NGINX as a reverse proxy and load balancer. It’s not the NGINX inc controller… confusing, right? In this session we will discuss how the ingress-nginx controller works, how it differs from the NGINX inc controller, the release process, and how you can help contribute to the project!
James joined Chainguard after a long stint of helping customers migrate to the Cloud and Kubernetes. Security was the number one issue he saw when completing these migrations, and he now wants to help secure their supply chains. James is also the co-author of O’Reilly’s Networking & Kubernetes, KubePhilly meetup organizer, A Cloud Guru instructor on Advanced Networking With Kubernetes For AWS, and when he is not at a computer, you can find him in the gym doing Olympic weightlifting or playing Rugby.
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.