#27:Distributed SQL Database on K8s, Managing K8s application data with Kanister


Mar 7, 2020, 5:00 – 7:30 AM

In-person event

About this event


10:30 to 10:45 - Introductions

10:45 to 11:45 - Design and hands-on demo on Yugabyte DB, a distributed SQL database for Kubernetes that is designed to support all PostgreSQL features with full wire-compatibility, massive scalability, high availability and geo-distribution of data with Amey

11:45 to 12:00 - Snack Break

12:00 to 12:45 - Managing K8s application data with Kanister with Prasad

12:45 onwards: Networking and closing

Speakers Info
Amey is a Principal Data Architect at YugaByte DB with a deep passion for Data Analytics and Cloud-Native technologies. In his current role, he collaborates with Fortune 500 firms to architect their business applications with scalable microservices and geo-distributed, fault-tolerant data backend. Prior to joining YugaByte, he spent 5 years at Pivotal as Platform Data Architect and has helped enterprise customers across multiple industry verticals to extend their analytical capabilities using Pivotal/Open Source Big Data platforms. He is originally from Mumbai, India and has a Master's degree in Computer Science from the University of Pennsylvania(UPenn), Philadelphia.

Twitter: https://twitter.com/@ameybanarse
LinkedIn: https://linkedin.com/in/ameybanarse/

Prasad works as a Software Engineer at InfraCloud Technologies (infracloud.io). His main areas of interest are Go, Kubernetes, Linux, and Open-source. He is the creator and maintainer of open source projects like BotKube (botkube.io) and kyaml2go (kyaml2go.prasadg.dev). He is an ex-GSOCer and has contributed to several open source projects including GCC, Kubernetes, and Gobot.
You can reach him through
- Twitter: https://twitter.com/PrasadG193
- GitHub: https://github.com/PrasadG193
- LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/prasadghangal

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As a precautionary measure, we will have a hand sanitizer placed at the entrance.



Saturday, March 7, 2020
5:00 AM – 7:30 AM UTC


  • Sagar Utekar

    VMWARE Software India Pvt. LTD.

    Site Reliability Engineer MTS2

  • Vipul Chaudhary


    Site Reliability Engineer (SRE)