RX-M Consultant Speaks at First KubeCon + CloudNativeCon China

(Aug. 16 2018) – Christopher Hanson, a Senior Associate Consultant at RX-M, spoke at the inaugural KubeCon + CloudNativeCon China beginning November 13, 2018. The schedule announced by the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) included 2 separate Lightning Talks from the RX-M team member.

Hanson kicked off the evening of Lightning Talks with “Take the Wheel, Don’t Reinvent It! – Deploying Apps With Helm in 5 Minutes,” a lighthearted and approachable introduction to the package manager for Kubernetes. After showing how deploying a simple application can quickly become complicated, Hanson discusses how Helm can help by collecting all of the resources into a single Chart.  You can download the slides watch the full Lightning Talk below:

The goal of Hanson’s second lightning talk was to raise awareness about the various Kubernetes certification programs from the CNCF. The talk first lays out the value that individuals and enterprises can gain from engaging with the various programs before breaking down the unique features of each of the following:

  • Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) Program
  • Certified Kubernetes Application Developer (CKAD) Program
  • Kubernetes Certified Service Provider (KCSP) Program
  • Certified Kubernetes Conformance Program (CKCP)

You can download the slides and watch the second talk below: