Accelerate cloud-native app development with Red Hat and Couchbase

Red Hat® OpenShift® Container Platform and the Couchbase Data Platform provide an agile and cost-effective framework for efficiently developing and running highly scalable and reliable applications. The combined solution, which has been rigorously tested by Couchbase and fully certified by Red Hat, is ideal for building and scaling web, Internet of Things (IoT), big data, mobile, and other contemporary applications.

Speaker: Rob Szumski

Bio: Rob Szumski is a product manager for OpenShift at RedHat. Rob was an early employee of CoreOS and has been involved with the container community prior to the founding of Kubernetes. Focused on product design from open source to commercial offerings, Rob has deep experience in UX, web interfaces, and CLI. Rob likes to experiment with the technology he works on to understand it from both the developer's and the end user's side, which informs his design decisions. Prior to CoreOS, Rob was a product designer for developers in the cloud division at Rackspace.


Date/Time: September 19th, 4 p.m.


Title: Exploring Kubernetes Operators for automated app management

Abstract: Automating complex, stateful applications is the next frontier for Kubernetes. This talk will give an overview of Operators, a way to manage Kubernetes-native applications in a scalable and automated way. We will also do a deep dive into the Couchbase Operator, which brings automated provisioning, on-demand scalability, automatic recovery, rack/zone awareness, and more to your cluster.