Q4: Kubernetes 1.12, Azure AKS, KubeVirt


December 4, 2018 at 11:00 PM UTC – December 5, 2018 at 2:00 AM UTC

In-person event

About this event

Allo! On finit l'année en beauté avec un meetup!
On est fière de vous presenter notre derniére rencontre avant les temps de fêtes.

Merci infiniment à Shopify de nous accueillir! Comme d'habitude, pizza et bières inclus :)

We are rounding off a great year with a meetup!
We are super happy to be presenting our final meetup before the Kubecon in Seattle and holidays.

Thanks to Shopify for making this possible by hosting us. And as always, pizza and beer will be provided :)


Talk # 1 - CNCF Update and K8s 1.12
[Level - Beginner/Intermediate]

Archy, CNCF Ambassador and Cloud Solution Architect, will present all the new updates.

Talk #2 - Azure Kubernetes Service, and how to accelerate the development of your “Cloud Native” apps [Level - Beginner]

Marc-Andre Poitras, Cloud Solution Architect at Microsoft, will be showing the Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) features which allow its devs and ops to focus on the development of their “Cloud Native” apps with Docker and Kubernetes. The main topics discussed will be around: Open Source, Docker, Kubernetes, Azure DevOps, Helm, Virtual-Kubelet, etc.
[30 mins]

Talk #3 - Introducing KubeVirt: Virtual Machine Management on Kubernetes [Level - Intermediate]

In this session Stephen Gordon, Principal Product manager at Red Hat, will present the use cases for and current state of the KubeVirt project (http://www.kubevirt.io/), which aims to build a virtualization API for Kubernetes in order to manage virtual machines which themselves run in Kubernetes pods.

You will also hear how this project differs from, and is complementary to, the recently announced Katacontainers (https://katacontainers.io/) project.
[20 mins]



December 4 – 5, 2018
11:00 PM – 2:00 AM UTC

Venue map


  • Julia Simon

    Lead Organizer




  • Raymond Maika


  • Chris Carty


  • Suvro Ghosh