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SPIFFE and SPIRE Projects Graduate from Cloud Native Computing Foundation Incubator

Posted on September 20, 2022

Projects are used by leading cloud native companies including Bloomberg, ByteDance, Pinterest, and Twilio, among others San Francisco, CA – September 20, 2022 – The Cloud Native Computing Foundation® (CNCF®), which builds sustainable ecosystems for cloud native software,…

SPIRE now runs on Windows!

Posted on May 18, 2022

Project post originally published on the SPIRE blog by the SPIRE maintainers At its heart, the SPIRE project aims to solve the problem of securely issuing workload identities at scale, no matter where the workload is running. It…

Open sourcing the SPIFFE/SPIRE security audit

Posted on August 17, 2021

A few years back, CNCF began performing and open sourcing third-party security audits for projects to improve the overall security of our ecosystem. These audits have helped identify security issues, from general weaknesses to critical vulnerabilities, and given…

The New Stack: "Kubernetes authentication ‘solved’: SPIFFE/SPIRE move to CNCF Incubation"

Posted on June 26, 2020

It’s been just over two years now since the SPIFFE (Secure Production Identity Framework For Everyone) and SPIRE (the SPIFFE Runtime Environment) projects joined the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF), and now the projects have moved on from…

DevClass: "CNCF plants SPIFFE and SPIRE into its incubator, looks to grow secure cloud projects"

Posted on June 26, 2020

Linux Foundation subsidiary Cloud Native Computing Foundation has promoted security projects SPIFFE and SPIRE into its incubator, where they join the likes of container runtime cri-o, registry Harbor, Argo, the Open Policy Agent, and service mesh linked.

TOC Approves SPIFFE and SPIRE to Incubation

Posted on June 22, 2020

Today, the CNCF Technical Oversight Committee (TOC) voted to accept SPIFFE and SPIRE as incubation-level hosted projects. The SPIFFE (Secure Production Identity Framework For Everyone) specification defines a standard to authenticate software services in cloud native environments through…

Prometheus user profile: L’Atelier Animation experiences inspired studio monitoring with Prometheus

Posted on November 14, 2017 | By Kristen Evans

Founded in Montreal in 2012, L’Atelier Animation is an animation studio that specializes in the creation of 3D feature films and television series; including Ballerina, RoboZuna, and The Bravest. With an infrastructure consisting of around 300 render blades, 150 workstations…

Diversity scholarship series: Inspired by Kubernetes and its community

Posted on May 19, 2017

CNCF offered six diversity scholarships to developers to attend CloudNativeCon + KubeCon Europe 2017. In this post, our scholarship recipient Kim Lehtinen, second-year student at University of Vaasa in Finland, shares his experience attending sessions and meeting the…

PromCon recap: Prometheus ecosystem updates

Posted on November 23, 2023 | By Dotan Horovits

Member post originally published on’s blog by Dotan Horovits In the first part of our 2023 PromCom recap, we spent OpenObservability Talks exploring the Perses open source project. We found heavy users of open source Grafana who found themselves…

Recapping KubeCon + CloudNativeCon North America 2023

Posted on November 22, 2023

Member post originally published on’s blog by Dotan Horovits, CNCF ambassador If you missed KubeCon North America 2023 in Chicago, or you were there and spent more time in the “hallway tracks,” you may have missed some…