Modern App Development in the Cloud

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63 people went

2U, Cape Town

368 Browning Rd · Cape Town

How to find us

We are located on the 2nd floor of Deneb House. As you enter the building, take the stairs (or elevator) on your right up 1 floor (2nd floor). You will then see glass doors in front of you. Security will let you in.

Location image of event venue


Agenda 🗓
18:15 - 18:45: Arrive & mingle with people.
18:45 - 19:30: Cobus Bernard
19:35 - 21:00: Continue chatting & networking.

Speaker 👨
Cobus Bernard is a Senior Technical Evangelist for AWS looking after Sub-Saharan Africa. In previous lives, he helped organisations implement DevOps best practices, built Java / C# applications and even worked on a game that is available on Steam.

Abstract 📢
In this talk, we will go over what modern services look like when built for the Cloud. Additionally, why service meshes are popping up everywhere: Consul Connect, Envoy, Likerd are just some examples. We will take a closer look at Envoy and see what kind of challenges it helps solve.

Venue 🏢
2U / GetSmarter
2nd Floor, Deneb House, 368 Browning Rd, Woodstock, Cape Town, 7925

Parking 🚙
Free parking is available in "L ZONE" Groote Schuur. When driving up Browning road (off main road), turn left just after Deneb House. You will see a green gate and security will let you in.

Sponsors 💝
Jetbrains for giving away a full license to one of their products
2U / GetSmarter for the drinks and pizza.
2U / GetSmarter for the venue.
OfferZen for the speaker gift, shirts and stickers

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