Dok Talks #124 - Intro to Druid on Kubernetes

Data on Kubernetes
Thu, Apr 7, 2022, 9:00 AM (PDT)

Sergio Ferragut - Developer Advocate, Imply

About this event


This talk will provide a high-level overview of Kubernetes, Helm charts and how they can be used to deploy Apache Druid clusters of any size.

We'll review how Kubernetes functionality enables resilience and self-healing, historical tiers through node group affinity, middle manager scaling through Kubernetes autoscaling to optimize ingestion capacity and some of the gotchas along the way.


Sergio Ferragut is a database veteran turned Developer Advocate at Imply. His experience includes 16 years at Teradata in professional services and engineering roles.

He has direct experience in building analytics applications spanning the retail, supply chain, pricing optimization and IoT spaces.

Sergio has worked at multiple technology start-ups including APL and Splice Machine where he helped guide product design and field messaging.