k8sOM#13: Extending Kubernetes - Gigi Sayfan

Zoom Online - Fuhlsbüttler Straße 405 Hamburg - View Map Kubernetes/Cloud-Native Online Meetup
Thu, Sep 6, 2018, 7:00 PM (PDT)

About this event

Hello Kubernauts,

Lets try it again. Please join the Online Meetup on the 6th September at

7-8pm CEST
10am PST

via Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/113720429

Gigi Sayfan will talk about the many mechanisms you can use to extend and customize the behavior of Kubernetes across multiple dimensions such as:

- Custom resources
- API server aggregation
- CNI Plugins (Networking)
- CSI Plugins (Storage)
- Device Plugins (GPUs, High-performance NICs, FPGAs, ...)
- Access Control Webhooks (Authentication, Authorization, Admission)
- Custom Scheduler Plugins
- Custom Metrics for HPA
- Kubectl plugins

Who is Gigi Sayfan?
Gigi is a software engineer for 23 years and worked mostly in startups. He is the author of the book "Mastering Kubernetes 2nd edition" and of hundreds of technical articles. Overall Gigi has several years of experience in architecting distributed systems on Google GKE. Currently he is evaluating AWS EKS at Helix.com (consumer genomics startup).

Looking forward to seeing you!

Mira & Kristin


Thursday, Sep 6
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM (PDT)


Zoom Online
Fuhlsbüttler Straße 405 Hamburg