Kubernetes - Discussion on rkt, Autoscaling, and Hybrid Cloud

Cloud Native San Francisco

Feb 18, 2016, 2:30 – 5:00 AM

In-person event

About this event

Kubernauts! We are excited to announce the next San Francisco Kubernetes meetup will be February 17, 2015 at Engine Yard/Deis in San Francisco.

We are going to have three great speakers from CoreOS, Mirantis, and Biarca.


6:30 - 7:00 - Social

7:00 - 7:45 - Aaron Levy - rkt and Kubernetes

7:45 - 8:30 - Craig Peters & Bhasker Nallapothula - Enhancing Kubernetes with Autoscaling & Hybrid Cloud IaaS

8:30 - 9:00 - Social / Wrap-up


Aaron Levy, a software engineer working on all things Kubernetes at CoreOS, will be speaking about rkt and Kubernetes. 

Craig, a product manager at Mirantis, has spent his career making complex systems easier to consume in a variety of industries. His mission to improve the developer experience in distributed systems has developed through work on Documentum, Hadoop, and even Lotus Notes. His experience has been forged through experience at EMC, Yahoo!, Strava, and HGST. His current responsibilities include enabling PaaSes, containers, and analytic workloads on OpenStack.

Twitter: @peterscraig

Bhasker, Principle Engineer at Biarca, is a system software development professional with 18+ years of experience in various roles ranging from software Development to S/W Engineering Management. With background in embedded, connected platform products and driver development, Bhasker is currently involved in development and integration of cloud based technologies and allied products. Prior to Biarca, Bhasker was at AOptix Inc, Rovi Corp, LSI and Tata. He has a Master’s Degree in Computer Science.


Our friends at Engine Yard/Deis have offered to provide space for this upcoming event. The address is:

Engine Yard/Deis

1035 Market Street, Suite 550

San Francisco, CA 94103

Signs will be posted in the lobby directing people to the event, which will be held upstairs.

Don't forget to register for KubeCon Europe, the preeminent conference on all things Kubernetes.  



Thursday, February 18, 2016
2:30 AM – 5:00 AM UTC


  • Jason Smith


    App Modernization Specialist

  • Reyann Lejano

    Red Hat

    Solutions Architect