Your journey from VM based deployments to Kubernetes
Submitted by Bhavin Gandhi (@bhavin192) on Monday, 16 December 2019
Section: Crisp talk Technical level: Beginner Session type: Lecture Section: Crisp talk (20 mins) Category: Containers Status: Confirmed & Scheduled
With growing traffic and user base, the request for new features also grows exponentially. It’s very crucial that the development, deployment process grows along the way to sustain. When it comes to Kubernetes and containers it may feel like overwhelming at the beginning. But the efforts worth it to invest time.
This talk will take you to the journey of migrating your workload from traditional VM based infrastructure to a container based model. It will cover how Kubernetes can help you to move faster. Why one should switch to Kubernetes. It will also cover some gotchas when migrating your applications as well as monoliths to the cluster. The talk will also cover some best practices about running and managing Kubernetes clusters.
- Overview and shortcomings of traditional VM based CD
- What is Kubernetes
- Why Kubernetes
- Features of Kubernetes
- How it makes things move faster
- Moving from VM based model to Kubernetes
- Running monoliths in Kubernetes
- Cluster management
- Cluster backup and recovery
- Launching multiple clusters
- The way ahead
Bhavin is working with InfraCloud Technologies, Pune. His main area of interest are Free/Libre and Open Source Software, DevSecOps, containers and Kubernetes.