RC1 of Kubernetes Configuration Provider 1.1.1

Jakub Scholz

Release Candidate 1 of Kubernetes Configuration Provider 1.1.1 is now available: https://github.com/strimzi/kafka-kubernetes-config-provider/releases/tag/1.1.1-rc1

The main changes are:
* Updated Kafka and Fabric8 dependencies to address CVEs
* Use JDK HTTP Client instead of OkHttp

Any feedback can be provided on the Strimzi mailing list, on the #strimzi Slack channel on CNCF Slack, or as a GitHub discussion / issue.

Thanks & Regards
Strimzi team