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The IT Ops Sessions: Kubernetes Secrets in GitOps Environments

by Nigel Brown

In this IT Ops session, you’ll learn how to handle Kubernetes secrets when using GitOps to manage software application delivery.

What you'll learn

IT Ops sessions are short-form conference-style sessions, minus the conference. In this session, Kubernetes Secrets in GitOps Environments, you’ll learn how to use GitOps principles to manage sensitive data, without fear of accidental or nefarious compromise. The session will explore the different tools and techniques available for secrets encryption and decryption, whilst using GitOps to manage application delivery. When you’re finished with this session, you’ll have a better understanding of the options available for managing Kubernetes secrets in a GitOps context.

About the author

Nigel is an IT professional with over 25 years of experience, gained in technical and management roles. He started his career in IT Operations, before co-founding and leading a company focused on delivering systems management solutions to some of the UK's largest companies. Recently, he has returned to his technical roots, and swapped the world of proprietary software for the open source domain. Nigel has an avid interest in the contemporary domain of microservices and container technologies. In... more

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