Node Special Interest Group




The Chairs of the SIG run operations and processes governing the SIG.



The following subprojects are owned by sig-node: - cri-containerd - Owners: - - cri-o - Owners: - - cri-tools - Owners: - - frakti - Owners: - - kubelet - Owners: - - - node-feature-discovery - Owners: - - node-problem-detector - Owners: - - rktlet - Owners: -

GitHub Teams

The below teams can be mentioned on issues and PRs in order to get attention from the right people. Note that the links to display team membership will only work if you are a member of the org.

The google groups contain the archive of Github team notifications. Mentioning a team on Github will CC its group. Monitor these for Github activity if you are not a member of the team.

Team Name Details Google Groups Description
@kubernetes/sig-node-api-reviews link link API Changes and Reviews
@kubernetes/sig-node-bugs link link Bug Triage and Troubleshooting
@kubernetes/sig-node-feature-requests link link Feature Requests
@kubernetes/sig-node-pr-reviews link link PR Reviews
@kubernetes/sig-node-proposals link link Design Proposals
@kubernetes/sig-node-test-failures link link Test Failures and Triage


Topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Kubelet related features (e.g. Pod lifecycle)
  • Node level performance and scalability (with sig-scalability)
  • Node reliability
  • Node lifecycle management (with sig-cluster-lifecycle)
  • Container runtimes: docker, rkt, etc.
  • Images, package management
  • Resource management (with sig-scheduling)
  • Issues related to monitoring (with sig-instrumentation)
  • Node level security and Pod isolation (with sig-auth)
  • Kernel interactions (to a limited extent)

We also work closely with sig-storage and sig-networking. As you can see, this is a very cross-functional team!