Kubernetes Community Days are coming to the middle-east and North Africa
the Kubernetes and cloud-native community in MENA will kickstart the first KCD in Dubai/GITEX/Global DevSlam on the 13th of October 2022. Join us for an afternoon of in-person networking, exciting talks, and opportunities. KCD MENA is aimed at cloud-native professionals, developers, platform engineers and professionals.
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Founder and Trainer
Staff Partner Solutions Engineer
Technology Innovation Institute
Senior Devops Engineer
Developer Experience Engineer
Senior Security Architect
Mumshad Mannambeth is the Chief Entertainment Officer at KodeKloud, where he and his team are building a thriving community of Kubernetes enthusiasts helping each other in learning Kubernetes. Mumshad simplifies the complexity of Kubernetes with byte-sized lectures and fun, hands-on labs that help learn by doing.
Nourhan is a DevOps engineer at Synapse Analytics with a background in Machine Learning. With her interdisciplinary background, Nourhan is currently working on Synapse Analytics’ Cloud Native MLOps platform. Nourhan is eager to share knowledge as fast as she collects it, with a particular interest in demystifying seemingly complex topics.
John Boero is from the USA and helps support Partner Solutions for HashiCorp across EMEA out of London. John is keen on optimizing inefficient processes in the bureaucracy or the code. He is all about preventing wasted time. His finger is always on the pulse of the latest and greatest tech and best prices for enterprise infrastructure. Ability to immediately source affordable hardware and software to build an enterprise from the ground up in record time.
Senior DevOps Engineer based in Abu Dhabi. Her passions are automation and innovation. Polina loves using her skills to contribute to development processes while acquiring new skills in the meantime. Besides work, she loves spending time with family, travelling, skiing, swimming, and participating in challenging events such as Spartan races.
A Developer Experience Engineer at Okteto. He currently serves as the New Contributor Ambassador for the Documentation Special Interest Group of the Kubernetes project and continuously mentors new folks in the community. He was awarded the Kubernetes Contributor Award for his contributions in 2021. He has also led the CI Signal Team in the 1.25 Kubernetes Release. Previously, he worked at VMware and was also an active contributor to other CNCF projects, including cert-manager and Kyverno. Arsh has previously written blogs and spoken about different topics in the cloud-native ecosystem at various conferences. Recordings of some of his talks can be found at: https://arshsharma.com/speaking/.
Viktor is a Developer Advocate at Upbound, a member of the Google Developer Experts, CDF Ambassadors, and a Docker Captain. A published author. His big passions are DevOps, GitOps, Microservices, Continuous Integration, Delivery and Deployment (CI/CD), and Test-Driven Development (TDD). He is a host of the YouTube channel DevOps Toolkit and a co-host of DevOps Paradox. He published The DevOps Toolkit Series and Test-Driven Java Development.
A security ninja, open-source contributor, and Senior Security Architect at Emirates NBD. Holds industry certifications like CKS (Certified Kubernetes Security Specialist), CKA (Certified Kubernetes Administrator), etc. He is passionate about DevSecOps, Application, and Container Security. He added 17,000+ lines of code to Nmap (famous as the Swiss Army knife of network utilities).
Rewanth speaks and delivers training at international security conferences worldwide, including Black Hat, Defcon, Hack In The Box (Dubai and Amsterdam), CRESTCon UK, PHDays, Nullcon, BSides, CISO Platform, null chapters, and numerous others.
He was recognised as one of the MVP researchers on Bugcrowd (2018) and identified vulnerabilities in several organisations. He also published an IEEE research paper on an offensive attack in Machine Learning and Security. He was also a part of the renowned Google Summer of Code program.
Leading Dammam AWS CNCF Community
Amazon Web Services
Senior Developer Advocate
Mohammed Fazalullah is a Senior Developer Advocate at AWS.
Divya is heavily invested in empowering open source communities via great documentation and community education. She is passionate about simplifying tech for everyone and is part of several informal mentoring initiatives that help lower the entry-level barrier. Currently, she is a Technical writer with SUSE, a CNCF ambassador, an AWS Community Builder, and co-leads the documentation efforts for the Kubernetes and LitmusChaos projects. She is also an author on major publications such as Container Solutions and The New Stack and has co-led the creation and review of the KCNA certification. Having worn multiple hats in the course of her 9+ years career, she is a cloud-native enthusiast who has recently embarked on an exciting journey across the WebAssembly landscape.