Cilium is open source software for transparently securing the network connectivity between application services deployed using Linux container management platforms like Docker and Kubernetes.


Cilium is eBPF-based Networking, Observability, and Security Tool for Kubernetes environments across cloud and on-premises infrastructure. We are focused on adding value to Cilium in the following areas:

  • Extensible Identity solution based on SPIFFE standards.
  • Improving policy adit handling.
  • Improving policy telemetry and statistics collection to fit realistic scenarios.
  • Policy discovery tools.