Happy May! Spring has officially arrived and trees are in full bloom around San Francisco. We’ve had a busy last couple of months – Cloud Foundry Summit took place in Philadelphia, the first week of April, and we released our most recent industry research report on adaptation versus adoption. Additionally, we announced Project Eirini is passing its core functional tests and that Accenture and HCL are the Foundation’s first two Certified Systems Integrators.
You can read the Q1 State of the Foundation report for a deep dive into our activities and accomplishments from January through March.
We are a community-centered Foundation. This means that we want our Summits to reflect your interests. If you have feedback on what you’d like to see at future events, please let me know.
We Need Your Help: Please promote/take the 2019 Cloud Foundry User Survey!
Our User Survey is live, and will close next Friday May 31st. If you are a user, please make sure you and your teams take the survey. Please promote the survey on your social channels, website, and in blog posts and emails. Getting feedback from users enables us to make the best decisions for the future of Cloud Foundry. There are prizes too!
A Look Back at Cloud Foundry Summit Philadelphia
Before we shift gears completely and start talking about Cloud Foundry Summit in Europe, we put together a highlights “reel” of the Philadelphia Summit. If you weren’t able to attend Summit, or just want to catch up on a session you missed, check out these videos. Pictures from the event are on Flickr.
Cloud Foundry Community Award Winners
It was our third time recognizing our Cloud Foundry community for their commitment and accomplishments. We couldn’t be prouder to reveal the recipients. The winners were nominated by their peers and we were thrilled to present the awards to the amazing individuals on the keynote stage in Philadelphia.
The Netherlands in September
- Submit to the CFP! The deadline is May 31, 2019. If you have questions, reach out to Deb Giles.
- Sponsor Summit! Read the prospectus. Reach out to Kimberly Andrews with questions and to find our more about sponsorship.
Welcome to Our Newest Members
Last week, we welcomed two new members to the Foundation: Gstack is a Silver Member and Wipro is a Gold Member. I am thrilled to have them at the Foundation. We look forward to seeing all of our members at Summit in The Hague this September.
A Few Articles Worth Sharing
- ZDNet, Joe McKendrick: How to Build a Serverless Architecture
- DevOps, Sylvain Kalache: SREs The Happiest and Highest Paid in the Industry
- Forbes, Chip Childers: Digital Transformation Isn’t A Product; It’s A Lifestyle
- Enterprise Times, Ian Murphy: Abby Kearns on Embracing Cloud Native