• Kubernetes for the Microsoft Data Platform Professional

    Featuring Chris Adkin. Kubernetes for The Microsoft Data Platform Professional The IT industry is undergoing a change in platform paradigm in the form of contains, however this is only part of the story, because something is required to perform platform orchestration. This something is Kubernetes and it matters to data platform professionals because availability group clusters can run on this and Kubernetes underpins SQL Server 2019 big data clusters. This session will provide a primer to Kubernetes and cover the core concepts that Microsoft data platform professionals require in order to dip their toe in the water with it. CHRIS ADKIN SQL Server Solutions Architect EMEA | Pure Storage, Inc. Chris has been using SQL Server since 2000 in various roles ranging from DBA, developer through to architect and he has been a speaker on European circuit for the past 6 to 7 years, including SQL Bits, for which has had the pleasure of Micheal 'Mikey' Robson as his room monitor. Chris currently works as the EMEA SQL Server architect. This event is kindly sponsored by: www.red-gate.com www.nigelfrank.com