Past Meetup

Containers on AWS – Best practice and Amazon Elastic Container Service

This Meetup is past

200 people went


Are you doing something interesting or useful with AWS?

If so, please contact us if you would like to present. This meetup we have open stage with 5 min format.


17:30 - 18:00 Arrive / Cold beer

18:00 - 18:30 Open Stage - 5min , 5 slides. Please submit your presentation before.

18:30 - 19:15 Containers on AWS – Ready to run Docker containers... in production? Coinbase has containerized their production infrastructure and employs a variety of technologies to keep their fleet reliable, available and secure. Topics discussed include Elastic Container Service, CoreOS, Etcd and Fleet.

Rob is a director at Coinbase and building systems that connect you with (what may be) the future of finance. His team is responsible for the systems that collect, stream, power and analyze the data connecting consumers to bitcoin across the globe. Previously, he led Data Science from the IT CTO’s office at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. In this capacity he helped to expand the agency’s access, opportunities and capabilities with their interplanetary information. This work included the systems powering martian telemetry + imagery analysis, developing data capabilities for the Astronaut Office and modernizing space mission infrastructure. He has also worked to extend earth’s interstellar bandwidth as a lead engineer on the International Space Station’s laser communication system, OPALS, where Rob led SpaceX Launch Systems and Space Station Systems Engineering. His work contributed to the first successful american optical communication link with the International Space Station. When his head is out of the clouds, Rob is a longtime entrepreneur, endurance runner and Y Combinator founder of Apigy inc.

19:15 - 19:30 Open Discussion and Q&A

Open Stage Format:

• Up to 5 min, 5 slides

• What are your AWS stories?

• What problems have you solved? • Hiring?

Submit your presentations: [masked]