2019 Roadmap

  • Plugin model for builders
  • IDE integration - VSCode and IntelliJ Skaffold dev/build/run/deploy support, Skaffold Config code completion
  • Debugging JVM applications
  • Provide help with integration testing
  • Skaffold keeps track of what it built, for faster restarts
  • Automated kubernetes manifest generation
  • Pipeline CRD integration
  • Infrastructure scaffolding for CI/CD on GCP/GKE
  • Document end-to-end solutions
  • Status dashboard for build (test) and deployment besides logging


See Contributing Guide, Developing Guide, and our Code of Conduct on GitHub.

Release Notes

See Release Notes on Github.


You can join the Skaffold community and discuss the product at:

The Skaffold Project also holds a bi-weekly meeting at 9:30am PST on Google Hangouts. Everyone is welcome to add suggestions to the Meeting Agenda and attend the meeting. If you join the Skaffold Mailing List, a calendar invite will be sent to your Google Calendar.