Kubernetes Providers Discussion

Linode - 249 Arch St Philadelphia - View Map Kubernetes Philly
Mon, Jun 17, 2019, 6:00 PM (EDT)

About this event

Agenda: Kubernetes Providers

We'll have a number of speakers introducing various Kubernetes Providers and their experiences with them.


6:00 - 6:25 Meets, greet and Eats

6:25 - 6:30 Group Business

6:30 - ? Presentations
- Nandini Taneja: EKS – Amazon Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes - Review and Challenges

- Tim Ferro: Azure, Containers, and AKS

- Anton Protopopov and Andrew Sauber: Building Linode Kubernetes Engine: Q & A Session

Closing Business


EKS – Amazon Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes - Review and Challenges

Amazon EKS is a managed service that makes it easy to deploy, manage and scale containerized applications using Kubernetes on AWS Cloud. In this session, we will go over basic cluster setup, share details/links on how to create EKS cluster using CloudFormation templates, setup ingress ALB, review automation tools to create clusters and discuss some of the challenges in setting up/running EKS clusters.

Azure, Containers, and AKS

This session will give an overview of AKS in Azure including DevOps integration then highlight other container options in Azure as well.

Speaker Biographies

Nandini Taneja
Nandini Taneja has years of experience creating full stack, end to end applications primarily for telecom and utility industry. She has over 2 years of Kubernetes and Docker experience and has deployed applications on multiple clusters on prem and on AWS. She blogs on various technology topics and runs a volunteer organization that runs free technology classes in schools and libraries for young kids. She has a Masters in Computer Technology from IIT, Delhi and an MBA from Drexel.

Tim Ferro
Tim Ferro is a Cloud Solution Architect at Microsoft focused on Azure App Dev and DevOps.


Monday, Jun 17
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (EDT)


249 Arch St Philadelphia


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