Cheryl Hung

Cloud Native London, November 2018: DeepMind Health, Grafana Labs and Neo4j

The venue was packed out for Cloud Native London’s November meetup, ably hosted by Dominique Top from Docker London, and featuring three fascinating talks.

As always, thanks to our sponsors StorageOS, Tecknuovo, Contino, Pusher, and Opsview. Thanks also to Entrepreneur First, who once again hosted us at their venue.

First up we heard about managing deployments with Kapitan followed by Cortex and horizontally scalable, highly available Prometheus monitoring, and wrapping up with a presentation of experiences with Kubernetes operators.

Alessandro De Maria

Alessandro De Maria from DeepMind Health gave a talk on Deployments with Kapitan, explaining that:

Tom Wilkie

Following that, Tom Wilkie from Grafana Labs presented Cortex: Horizontally Scalable, Highly Available Prometheus Monitoring, and his takeaways were that:

See his slides here

Andrew Jefferson

Finally, Andrew Jefferson from Neo4j told us about creating Kubernetes operators for fun and profit, and in his experience:

Cloud Native London December

The next meetup is on Wednesday 12 December, and joining us are some great speakers from Paybase, Double Negative, and Google. Note that we’ll be hosted by Monzo for our last meetup of 2018. RSVP and save the date now!

See you soon!

Cheryl (@oicheryl)