Selecting the Right Identity Provider for Kubernetes: A Comparative Survey

Cameron Seader at KubeCon + CloudNativeCon North America 2020

This is intended to be a comparative view of common identity providers available to Kubernetes. I'll compare all of the details ranging from authentication (Authn), authorization (Authz), user management, mapping, federation and so on. We will discover together the positive and negative of each for your situation. This will allow all attendees to make the right choice when it comes to their situation for their workloads. Identity provider examples to include Dex, UAA, Keycloak, OpenUnison, and others. Please join us as we delve into the sea of feature and function between all of the identity providers today. Your sure to come away with the right choice in mind for your next project.