Past Meetup

Docker Meetup #7: Docker for Amazon EC2 + Joyent's support of Docker

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PLEASE NOTE THE MEETING VENUE CHANGE TO ACCOMMODATE THE LARGE SIZE TO THE EXCHANGE BUILDING AT 821, 2nd Ave on the 4th floor

1. Amazon EC2 Container Service: At re:Invent 2014 we launched Amazon EC2 Container Service (Amazon ECS) in Preview. In this talk you will learn a little more about the core components and functionality of Amazon ECS, and see a live demo of how you can use the service for your applications.

Presenters:
Deepak Singh - Deepak has been with Amazon Web Services since 2008 and currently owns product and engineering for the Amazon EC2 Container Service. Prior to that he led the Amazon EC2 instance platform product management team that is responsible for defining and shipping all server platforms at Amazon including Amazon EC2 instances.

Dan Gerdesmeier joined Amazon Web Services in 2011 and is currently a Software Development Engineer on the Amazon EC2 Container Service team. Prior to joining the EC2 Container Service team, Dan was an engineer working on EC2 Platform Development and the Amazon Silk web-browser.

2. The Future of Containers in Production
Presenter: Bryan Cantrill, CTO, Joyent, where he oversees worldwide development of the SmartOS and SmartDataCenter platforms, and the Node.js platform. Prior to joining Joyent, Bryan served as a Distinguished Engineer at Sun Microsystems, where he spent over a decade working on system software, from the guts of the kernel to client-code on the browser. In particular, he co-designed and implemented DTrace, a facility for dynamic instrumentation of production systems.

Agenda:
6 to 6.30 pm: Social / Food & Drinks
6.30 to 7.15 pm: 1st talk on Docker on Amazon's EC2
7.15 to 8 pm: 2nd talk on Joyent's support of Docker

Joyent will be bringing swag and providing food and drinks. Docker is also sending swag.

We're meeting at the Surf Incubator meeting space on the 4th floor of the Exchange Building at 821, 2nd Ave. There will be signage to direct people to the meeting location. There is a bus stop across the street, parking on the street or see http://seattle.bestparking.com/ . If you have problems send an email to nimret at nimret dot com.

We look forward to seeing you there!