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Announcing the February 2023 Linkerd Hero!


February 10, 2023 • 1 min read

We are excited to announce this month’s Linkerd Hero: Yu Cao. Congrats, Yu!

What are Linkerd Heroes?

Linkerd Heroes are community members who best represent the spirit of the Linkerd community. Whether it’s helping others, answering questions, sharing their successes (and failures!) with the world at large, or contributing code or docs, Linkerd Heroes are instrumental in making the Linkerd community the amazing place it is today.

Congrats, Yu Cao!

This month’s hero is Yu Cao. Yu recently added Linkerd support for Kubernetes internalTrafficPolicy for Linkerd workloads. His contributions permit Linkerd users to save money and improve performance by allowing them to better control traffic for their workloads. Thank you, Yu, for contributing code and helping make Linkerd even better for our community!

Yu Cao

Nominate next month’s Linkerd Hero

Linkerd Heroes take many forms. Perhaps someone has answered your or the community’s pressing questions on Slack. Maybe you’ve read a blog post or watched a conference talk that helped spur your decision-making process or advance your Linkerd implementation. Or perhaps someone contributed an awesome Linkerd feature or bugfix that has made your life a lot easier. Who is your Linkerd Hero? Submit your nomination for next month’s hero here!

For those who nominated someone, thank you for participating!

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