Manager Cloud Native Engineering @ Storm Reply
Max is Manager Cloud Native Engineering and Kubernetes Advocate at Storm Reply. At day he builds cloud-native solutions on/with Kubernetes, architecting on AWS and tame microservices. At night he supports the open source project Kubernetes and organizes meetups.
How to get started with Operators for Kubernetes
The operator pattern is a way of utilizing Kubernetes native extension capability via the Custom Resource Definitions (CRD) to build control loops . This allows SREs basically to write apps operating your apps. With the general availability of CRDs of Kubernetes v1.16 this pattern will win in importance in the near future. Let us lay the basics to write your own operator.