New Manual Includes Comprehensive Container and Security of Cloud-Native Application and Visibility

New Manual Includes Comprehensive Container and Security of Cloud-Native Application and Visibility

Securing, observing, and troubleshooting containerized workloads on Kubernetes can be daunting,” said Gupta, vice president of business development and product management, Tigera. “It requires a range of considerations, from infrastructure choices and cluster configuration to deployment controls and runtime and network security. The book gives readers the clarity and confidence they need to establish security and observability for applications running on Kubernetes.”

Why security and observability for cloud-native applications is necessary and how to determine the best strategy.

Exploring the technology choices that are available.

Understanding key concepts behind security and observability for cloud-native applications.

Story Highlights

  • Tigera, a provider of security and observability for containers, Kubernetes, and the cloud, announced the release of their book, Kubernetes security and observability: A holistic approach to protecting containers and cloud-native applications, today. The book, written by Tigera’s Brendan Creane and Amit Gupta and published by O’Reilly Media, teaches readers how to design and secure cloud-native apps running on Kubernetes using a holistic security and observability strategy.

  • The book covers key security and observability concepts and best practices to help unleash the power of cloud-native applications, including the following topics.

How to share security responsibilities across multiple teams and/or roles.

Learning how to architect Kubernetes security and observability for multi-cloud and hybrid environments.

This book is a must-read for anyone who cares about securing their Kubernetes clusters or workloads!” said Seth Vargo, senior staff engineer at Google. “These concepts are largely applicable regardless of industry, vertical, or company size. Tin foil hats are not included.” The print version of the book is available here or download a free copy of the e-book here.

About Tigera Tigera empowers organizations to secure, observe, and troubleshoot containers, Kubernetes, and cloud. Its commercial products include Calico Enterprise, a self-managed security and observability platform, and Calico Cloud, a Kubernetes-native cloud service that extends the declarative nature of Kubernetes. Its open-source offering, Calico Open Source, is the most widely adopted container networking and security solution. Tigera’s solutions specify security and observability as code to ensure consistent enforcement of security policies, which enables DevOps, platform, and security teams to protect workloads, detect threats, achieve continuous compliance, and troubleshoot service issues in real time.