Past Meetup

Hands-on Workshop: Deploy Your First App on Cloud Foundry

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HP Palo Alto Campus

3000 Hanover St · Palo Alto, CA

How to find us

Park in the first lot on your left as you turn from Page Mill onto Hannover St

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Hands-on Workshop: Deploy Your First App on Cloud Foundry. [note: Please register for the "Enterprise Cloud Foundry (" meetup separate from the workshop]

Requirements: Bring your own laptop


This is a two-hour workshop to help you learn how to deploy your first app on Cloud Foundry using HP Helion Dev Platform.

3:30 pm Registration w/ Food & Beverages

4:00 pm Overview Cloud Foundry

4:30 pm Creating a Manifest

5:00 pm Publishing your app w/ the Cloud Foundry CLI

5:30 pm Adding Database Services to your app


Gert Drapers, is a Distinguished Engineer and Engineering Director of the HP Helion Cloud Foundry project where he applies his 25+ years of operating system, compiler, database and distributed systems experience to enhance the enterprise application landscape by leveraging and contributing to the Cloud Foundry, Kubernetes and Docker eco systems.

Dave Nielsen, Cloud Computing Evangelist & Consultant - By day, Dave is a consultant helping firms engage with influential leaders in the developer & DevOps communities. He is particularly fascinated by Cloud Computing APIs and Platforms. By night, is the founder of CloudCamp, a community of 50,000 disruptive cloud enthusiasts and community organizers in 100+ cities around the world. Follow Dave on Twitter @davenielsen (

Sponsor: Venue, food & drinks sponsored by HP Helion Dev Platform

PS. Remember to bring your own laptops!