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Docker Meetup at MongoDB

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Join us for the first meetup of Y2015! Let's catch up and talk about all things containers! Thank you to our sponsor MongoDB (!


7:00 Social/Food & Drinks

7:30 Running & Monitoring Docker Containers at Scale by Alexis Lê-Quôc (

Prior to founding Datadog, Alexis Lê-Quôc served as the Director of Operations for Wireless Generation where he built the team and infrastructure that served more than 4 million students in 49 states. Alexis holds a MS, CS from the Ecole Centrale Paris and has presented sessions on cloud monitoring and server performance at conferences including DevOpsDays, Velocity, and PyCon. Between researching new technical integrations and designing more efficient ways for devops teams to monitor their applications, Alexis enjoys running marathons around the world.

8:00 Guillaume Charmes (, Software Engineer @ SimpleReach and formerly @Docker

French first, Software Developer second. He loves to travel and lived in France, China, Russia, Réunion, San Francisco, Chicago and Miami. He also likes to travel between technologies and languages: He jumped from C and ASM to PHP to fall into Python to then migrate to Go with some sides of Ruby. He is coming from a low-level ASM/C background which he uses to teach as well as for web security. He started using Go since 2009 and fell in love with the syntax and concurrency model. He joined dotCloud, inc where he was the only Go developer for a while. This is when they started Docker..., in Go. Arriving to Docker 1.0, he moved on to Citrix, Inc under the sun of Florida where he helps the moving process from Ruby to Go.

8:30 My (personal) experience with Docker at MongoDB by Jorge Escobar of MongoDB

Jorge Escobar has been involved with technology projects since 1999. He has kickstarted many of them from scratch and has been mostly doing Python for the past 5 years. He is presently the Director of Web Engineering at MongoDB where he maintains the web properties and internal tools of the database company.

8:30 Lightning talks cont'd - let's hear it!

If you are interested in giving a lightning talk, please contact [masked].

We look forward to seeing you!

About Docker

Docker is an open platform for developers and sysadmins to build, ship, and run distributed applications. Consisting of Docker Engine, a portable, lightweight runtime and packaging tool, and Docker Hub, a cloud service for sharing applications and automating workflows, Docker enables apps to be quickly assembled from components and eliminates the friction between development, QA, and production environments. Read more (

About MongoDB

MongoDB is the next-generation database that helps businesses transform their industries by harnessing the power of data. The world’s most sophisticated organizations, from cutting-edge startups to the largest companies, use MongoDB to create applications never before possible at a fraction of the cost of legacy databases. MongoDB is the fastest-growing database ecosystem, with over 8 million downloads, thousands of customers, and over 650 technology and service partners. Read more (