Cloud Native Infrastructure 101 (& 201)

Jul 19, 2019 3:36:39 PM By Karthik Gaekwad

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We asked Karthik Gaekwad (Oracle) to create a learning curriculum for the 2018 All Day DevOps Cloud Native Infrastructure Track. He came back to us with not 1, but 2, learning curriculums for you. Whether you are just starting out with Cloud Native or looking for a bit of a challenge, these curriculums are for you.

101 PATH

Or, Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me When I Started Cloud Native

JAN DE VRIES - NO NOUNS!

This covers information on the what, why, and pitfalls of Microservices.

DANIEL MAHER - CONTAINERS: PARTS & LABOUR

This covers the container landscape- why it would be useful to use a container based approach for your infrastructure.

SCHLOMO SCHAPIRO - KUBERNETES: SHIFTING THE MINDSET FROM SERVERS TO CONTAINERS

This helps folks understand the shift in emphasis from physical or cloud servers into a more containerized approach with Kubernetes.

JESSE BUTLER - SERVERLESS WITH THE FN PROJECT

Great intro to why serverless is important.

CHRIS SWAN - LESSOPS

A view for a traditional sysadmin, or DevOps engineer for the change in roles in the new Cloud Native era.

201 PATH

Or, Real World Issues That Cloud Native Practitioners Are Looking For 

CHRISTIAN MELENDEZ - 7 CONTAINER DESIGN PATTERNS YOU NEED TO KNOW

Understanding design patterns is critical to building great containerized applications.

PHILIPP KRENN - CENTRALIZED LOGGING PATTERNS

Logging is a complicated topic in the Cloud Native space, and this talk helps you think through how you should approach application logging.

KARHIK GAEKWAD - KUBESECOPS: KUBERNETES SECURITY PRACTICES YOU SHOULD FOLLOW

Real world practical talk on how to secure your Cloud Native infrastructure from a DevOps, and application developer standpoint.

PRIYANKA SHARMA - PROMETHEUS, JAEGER, AND ISTIO: OBSERVABILITY FOR TODAY'S ENTERPRISES

Like logging, monitoring, application tracing and observability is a hard to grok concept, and Priyanka does a great job on explaining these pieces together.

JASON YEE - CANARY DEPLOYS WITH KUBERNETES AND ISTIO

Looking ahead at how you might orchestrate your Cloud Native deployment strategies in a production setting.