Kubernetes Operators are becoming the standard way to package and run complex distributed systems on Kubernetes, including stateful databases, messaging queues, machine learning, and big data.
This session will start with the basics of Operators, explore advanced use cases, and discuss the success these use cases have brought to Kubernetes users.
We’ll cover how to build an Operator, the SDK tools that can help you get started, and how an Operator helps administrators with Day 2 management of these complex applications.
Speaker: Rob Szumski
Bio: Rob Szumski is product manager for OpenShift® at Red Hat. 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.