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  1. Cilium - Rethinking Linux Networking and Security for the Age of Microservices

    To celebrate the Cilium project hitting 1.0 , we wanted to take a moment to share the broader story behind how BPF and Cilium…

  2. Why is the kernel community replacing iptables with BPF?

    The Linux kernel community recently announced bpfilter , which will replace the long-standing in-kernel implementation of…

  3. Cilium 1.0.0-rc4 released

    We are excited to have released Cilium 1.0.0-rc4. The release contains a lot of bugfixes as usual plus a lot of CI work to…

  4. Connectivity Troubleshooting with cilium-health

    As we approach the upcoming 1.0 release, the Cilium community has been putting a lot of effort towards monitoring and…

  5. What Cilium and BPF will bring to Istio

    There is a lot of excitement around Istio this week at KubeCon. We are getting pinged multiple times a day now with questions on…

  6. Cilium now supports Kafka!

    We have released Cilium v0.12 a couple of weeks back. One of the exciting feature additions is the introduction of Kafka…

  7. Tutorial: Applying HTTP security rules with Kubernetes

    This blog post focuses on Layer 7 (HTTP) policy rules and how to apply them for both outgoing and incoming connections in the…

  8. Demo: May the Fourth be with you

    In celebration of today's date, May 4th, we are posting our Star Wars demo of Cilium that we showed at CNCF/KubeCon in Berlin or…

  9. Why we love the packet.net cloud for CI/CD

    A while ago we started thinking about how to build a continous integration (CI) testing infrastructure that would help us…