May 2-4, 2018 - Copenhagen, Denmark
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Wednesday, May 2 • 15:40 - 16:15
The Route To Rootless Containers - Ed King, Pivotal & Julz Friedman, IBM (Any Skill Level) (Slides Attached)

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Rootless containers are a new and exciting development in the container community, offering the ability to create and manage containers as a completely unprivileged, non-root user. This is appealing both in terms of security, as well as in making container-based workloads accessible to a much wider audience.

During this presentation, Julz and Ed will share their learnings from the journey to adopting rootless containers in production for a large multi-tenant PaaS (Cloud Foundry). The talk contains a technical overview of rootless containers - what they are, how they work and how to enable them in runC as well as a discussion of the limitations of rootless containers and how we overcame those limitations. If you’re interested in using rootless containers in production, this talk is for you!

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Julz Friedman

Open Sourceror, IBM
Julian Friedman (julz) is an IBMer and the project lead for Cloud Foundy's low-level container engine ("Garden") and Eirini (the project to allow Kubernetes to be used as the container scheduler in CF). He has previously worked on various Cloud Foundry projects, performance optimization... Read More →
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Ed King

Software Engineer, Pivotal
Ed is an engineer at Pivotal. He has spent the past few years working with Cloud Foundry and Kubernetes, with a strong focus on container runtimes. He is a regular speaker at various conferences including KubeCon Europe and Cloud Foundry Summit.

Wednesday May 2, 2018 15:40 - 16:15 CEST
  Security+Identity+Signing, Any