Past Meetup

AdvancedAWS: August Meetup

This Meetup is past

136 people went


501 2nd St., Suite 100 · San Francisco, CA

How to find us

Use the entrance on 2nd Street.

Location image of event venue


For our August meetup, we have a fantastic selection of lightning talks:

Matt Trescot (, Head of Operations at StudyBlue a former AWS Solutions Architect will talk about configuring autoscaled instances with Ansible and CloudFormation.

Chris Fregly (, author of the upcoming book Spark In Action ( and former Netflix employee walk us though combining AWS Kinesis with Spark Streaming.

Adam Bordelon ( will introduce us to using Mesosphere on AWS for multi-tenancy, fault-tolerance, and application scaling.

Rag Ramanathan (, Co-Founder of Appcito will present us with some DevOps efficiency techniques.

Tung Nguyen (, Sr Director of Engineering at Bleacher Report will talk about his open source project lono (, a CloudFormation template generator.

The schedule will be:

6:30pm Arrive, food, networking
7:00pm Lightning talks
8:30pm Socializing
9:00pm Finish

Mesosphere ( are sponsoring the event and providing food and drinks.

Big thanks to PagerDuty ( for the space to host.

We hope to see you there!