Category: RLT Updates Archives - Root Level Technology

Houston Cloud 2.0 Meetup Hosted by: Root Level Technology

We’re excited to announce that, starting in February, RLT will be hosting a once-a-month networking event in the Houston area: Houston Cloud 2.0. Our goal is simple: Find other locals in the area that love technology and want to have fun! What you can expect: Networking Collaboration Drinks! Grub! New Locations Fun Discussions around Hot Technology The first event for the group is planned for February 28th at 5pm and will be held at Clutch Bar.  At this event we will have a group of our battle hardened senior engineers available in a casual setting to answer any and all questions you might have. This will be a great event for aspiring engineers, or engineers looking at taking their skills […]

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Talking Cloud Native on the L8ist Sh9y podcast.

Expanding on our continued drive to push forward on evangelizing the adoption of cloud native approaches to working within the public cloud space. Talking with the hosts of the L8ist Sh9ny podcast about what our professional services teams have been experiencing day over day for the past 12ish months. Read the transcript here. Make sure you subscribe to their podcast, they get some great speakers and talk on some great topics. Topics that are discussed Cloud Native (https://cncf.io) Istio (https://istio.io/) Kubernetes (https://kubernetes.io/) Google Cloud (https://cloud.google.com)

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KubeCon Day 3 (12/13)

As we wrap up this year’s KubeCon, Braden finishes up his experience by starting his day started with Keynote: Smooth Operator♪: Large Scale Automated Storage with Kubernetes – Celina Ward, Software Engineer & Matt Schallert, Site Reliability Engineer, Uber.   “It was a little weird to have 2 back to back keynotes talking about operators (previous keynote: Kubernetes: Living Up to the Hype – Janet Kuo, Software Engineer, Google),” says Braden. “But,    M3DB was a good case study of how moving to K8s and using operators helped. None of this was new info to me except M3DB.”   There were comparisons to large-scale Prometheus installs like Cortex or Thanos, which are based on Prometheus and have large communities and integrate […]

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