20th July, Wednesday
Containers & Kubernets, 8th Spark Talk & Meetups series organized by Nepal Entrepreneurs' Hub took place on 20th July at Islington College. The event was made public 2 days before the event date on NEHUB's Facebook page, and already more than 100 participants had registered themselves online.
On the day of the event, large number of additional un-registered participants showed up and fortunately, the management team was able to fit everyone comfortably.
The key speakers for this event were Robert Kubis, a Google Cloud Platform advocate, and Bikas Basukala, a senior DevOps manager at Cloud Factory.
The session was hosted by Suman Shakya, Director at NEHUB. Mr. Basukala gave gaive a short but highly informative presentation on scaling CI with Docker.
Robert Kubis then started his presentation on Containers & Kubernetes. He went on to explain how these containers are were a good alternative to the widely used Docker. His slides gave an idea on how the technology could make online data storing and processing more efficient and how they were different from previous technology. The presentation also included live showcasing of Kubernetes in action.
The participants flooded Robert with questions and everyone enjoyed the Q&A session.