Joaquim leads the Product Engineering team for Kinvolk's user interface and managed service offerings. He has been active in the Open Source community for over 10 years as a developer and/or author, from desktop software (he is a member of the GNOME Foundation), to museum installations, to high-scale storage projects at CERN. He has also been a speaker at several international Open Source events, like FOSDEM and GUADEC.
Yes, we need a new dashboard!
Kubernetes is a complex project, and one of the goals of UX and design is to make complex things feel simpler, so using a web dashboard for accessing and managing Kubernetes makes a lot of sense. Fortunately, there are many choices out there for those who want to try out dashboards, unfortunately, those dashboards don't always make things simpler.
In this presentation I will introduce a new dashboard that is being developed from scratch, with the bold goal of becoming one of the reference dashboards for Kubernetes.