End of Year Meetup


Dec 13, 2018, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

In-person event

About this event

Before everyone retires for some well deserved end of year celebration - let's meet up for some community discussion and the following line up of topics:

- An overview of lessons learnt during Viki’s migration to GKE, by Sam Liao, Lead Devops Engineer at Viki
- Making sense of k8s with Rancher, by Eugene Chean, CTO & cofounder at Uilicious
- Kubernetes + Nginx ingress controller, by Nikit Swaraj, Solution Engineer

Venue sponsor: Viki
Food: Google & Viki

About the speakers:

Sam Liao, has been wrangling performance and reliability out of systems that first appear to not budge, making them submit to his will, first in the embedded world and now at Viki. Over the past year he has been leading the modernisation of Viki operations.

Eugene Cheah, has been working for over 12 years on various web technologies, and throwing them into production.
Now with a focus on automating user journey web testing, for web platforms, at scale with Uilicious. Helping from startups such as Glints to major enterprises with SAP.

Nikit Swaraj has experience melding development and operations to deliver efficient code. Nikit writes blogs as well as authored an AWS Automation Cookbook, covering topics such as Serverless Automation, CI/CD as well as Kubernetes. Nikit did his summer internship at Red Hat.



Thursday, December 13, 2018
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM UTC


  • Yongkang He


    CNCF Ambassador | KubeArmor Advocate