I am excited to announce that Techstars will be hosting our meetup for the first time at their Walnut St. location in Boulder. It will be great to have Ben Bromhead from Instaclustr Speak about Cassandra and Kubernetes. Please come out and learn about their interesting use case with this growingly popular container orchestration. Techstars has opened up applications for the Techstars Boulder accelerator, we can provide further information at the meetup.
6:00 – 6:45 - Socialize over food and drinks
6:45 – 7:00 - Welcome, opening remarks and announcements
7:00 – 8:30 – Presentation by Ben Bromhead of Instacluster
8:30 - 9:00 - Networking
Cassandra and Kubernetes
In this interactive presentation, Ben Bromhead, CTO and Co-Founder of Instaclustr, will introduce the Cassandra Kubernetes Operator, a Cassandra controller that provides robust, managed Cassandra deployments on Kubernetes.
Kubernetes has become the most popular container orchestration and management API with cloud-native support from AWS, GCP, Azure, and a growing enterprise support ecosystem. Leveraging Kubernetes to provide tested, repeatable deployment patterns that follow best practices is a win for both developers and operators.
By adopting Kubernetes and Cassandra, you can provide DBaaS like services rapidly and easily to the rest of your team and have a simple on-ramp to true multi-cloud capabilities to your environment.
Speaker: Ben Bromhead, CTO and Co-founder, Instaclustr
As Chief Technology Officer and Co-founder at Instaclustr, Ben sets the technical direction for the company. Ben is based in Boston and actively participates in the Apache Cassandra community. Prior to Instaclustr, Ben had been working as an independent consultant developing NoSQL solutions for enterprises and he ran a high-tech cryptographic and cybersecurity formal testing laboratory at BAE Systems and Stratsec.