Kubernetes March Meetup


Mar 28, 2018, 10:30 PM – Mar 29, 2018, 1:00 AM

In-person event

About this event

We will start gathering at 6:30 for socializing, food, and drinks.


7:00 - General Announcements

7:10 - Rob Scott - "Simplifying Kubernetes RBAC Management"

7:30 - Daniel Cohen - "Autoscaling using Prometheus Metrics"

7:50 - Brian Akins - "Extending Kubernetes with Custom Resources"

Speaker Bios

Rob Scott works with the team at ReactiveOps where he gets to help some awesome companies with Kubernetes. He's been working in the Cloud Native ecosystem for 2 years now. He's presented about Kubernetes at a number of events in the past, including RedHat DevNation Federal, and was featured in the "This Is My Architecture" series by AWS.

Daniel Cohen is a Software Engineer at Patientco, a healthcare payments SaaS company. A contributor to various projects in the Kubernetes ecosystem, Daniel designs and builds the Kubernetes tools and cloud infrastructure that underpin Patientco’s platform. Daniel holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from the Georgia Institute of Technology. In his spare time, Daniel enjoys Unicycling and Kombucha brewing.

Brian is a 20 year industry veteran.He has done a bit of everything - from assembly to CSS racking servers to building distributed systems. For the last few years, Brian has been focused on building and operating infrastructure using components such as containers, Kubernetes, Prometheus, etc.



March 28 – 29, 2018
10:30 PM – 1:00 AM UTC


  • Alex Barnes

    Head of Cloud Infrastructure at Calendly

  • Joseph Searcy

    Staff Engineer at Intel