Kubernetes Atlanta September Meetup


Sep 18, 2019, 11:00 PM – Sep 19, 2019, 1:00 AM

In-person event

About this event

6:30 - Networking/Socializing

7:00 - General announcements

7:05 - Tim Veil, Head of Solutions Architecture (Cockroach Labs)

Tim will help you get started with CockroachDB and Kubernetes! He will walk you through how to spin up a simple cluster. Bring your laptop if you want to follow along or feel free to just watch Tim!

Tim has spent the last 20 years working in technology from full stack java development to big data and numerous distributed systems. He lives in Atlanta with his wife and three daughters.

7:55 - Karthik Prabhakar, Director of Solution Architecture (Tigera)

Cloud Platform Considerations for Network Connectivity and Security - We will explore the connectivity considerations to, from and within Kubernetes on the common cloud platforms, and enabling dynamic and declarative network security for microservices within and outside Kubernetes.

Karthik Prabhakar is the Director of Solution Architecture at Tigera, where he helps customers with secure application connectivity designs leveraging various open source projects that Tigera maintains or is involved with. Karthik has assisted in the architecture of numerous containerized and cloud infrastructure deployments at scale.


If you are interested in speaking at a future event, please reach out to us via meetup.com or tech404.

Please check in with security upon arrival. Due to security requirements at the site, any attendee not RSVPed 24 hours before the event will have a slightly longer check in process, so please try to RSVP ahead of time.

Sponsors: Tigera, SalesLoft



September 18 – 19, 2019
11:00 PM – 1:00 AM UTC


  • Alex Barnes

    Head of Cloud Infrastructure at Calendly

  • Joseph Searcy

    Staff Engineer at Intel