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What is Crossplane?

Crossplane is a framework for building cloud native control planes. When the founders of Crossplane at Upbound told me what they were working on in late 2018, I immediately joined the project and have been a maintainer since Crossplane v0.1.

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Nic Cope

May 25, 2023


Cloud Efficiency in Banking: Portugal’s Largest Private-Sector Bank Saves Thousands of Hours a Year with Crossplane & Upbound

Millennium bcp is Portugal’s largest private-sector bank, with 1,334 branches serving more than 6 million customers around the world...

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Nuno Guedes

May 18, 2023


Why I joined Upbound: Democratizing Control Planes – Beyond Containers

So why Upbound? There is a strong alignment of vision on the mission of democratizing control planes beyond containers. The …

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Stefan Schimanski

May 10, 2023


Wrapping Up KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Amsterdam & Looking Ahead

As the creators of the Crossplane project, we are always thrilled to see the enthusiasm and engagement from attendees at …

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Christopher Haar

May 04, 2023


Argo CD and Crossplane for Managing the Whole Application Stack

Explore how Argo CD users can implement Crossplane to manage infrastructure resources beyond Kubernetes to simplify infrastructure management and create …

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Nicholas Morey

Apr 20, 2023


Upbound Resource Roundup: April 2023

It was an exciting month here at Upbound – from a new product launch to attending KubeCon to meet many …

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Apr 20, 2023


Upbound and VMware Tanzu Application Platform Partner to Deliver a Completely Satisfying Developer Experience

Today, Upbound and VMware are working together for the better and celebrating a new partnership for the benefit of the …

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Aaron Torgerson

Apr 13, 2023


Using Upbound to build a platform above Azure

Learn how you can use the features & capabilities of Upbound to build a platform above Azure

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Craig D Wilhite

Apr 04, 2023


General Availability of Upbound puts managed control planes centerstage, unlocks Crossplane at scale

Today, we are announcing that Upbound is Generally Available, helping platform teams build, deploy, and operate control planes at scale …

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Bassam Tabbara

Apr 03, 2023


‘Choose Your Own Adventure’ with VMware & Upbound at KubeCon + CloudNativeCon 2023

When working with cloud native technologies, it is easy to get deep into one part of the system and lose …

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Whitney Lee

Mar 27, 2023