I've been presenting at the JBCN / DevBCN conference, held in Barcelona, Spain, for eight years. Originally started as a Java Conference organized by the local Java User Group, I watched the conference grow from a few hundred people to 1000+.
Provisioning Cloud Resources
Crossplane (the project) has matured fast and is ready for its prime time. The Open Source project is a safe bet today. The company behind the project (Upbound) had created impressive momentum bringing collaborations from large companies in the Cloud-Native space to contribute back.
Devoxx UK 2023
Devoxx UK, a conference for seasoned Intermediate/Senior Java developers, a bit of Cloud and a lot of architecture. In this short blog post, I wanted to share some of the topics I've found interesting and some hall track discussions I had during the conference. Take these as my personal notes.
#WT*isSRE Conference in London
WT*isSRE is a London Conference focused on Observability, Platforms, and DevEx. My presentation this time focused on Platforms for Developers on top of Kubernetes.
It's about the people, it's about Open Source
Let's be clear, conferences like KubeCon are as good as those attending. This year in Amsterdam 58% of the people attending (that is 5800 people) were attending for the first time.
I've been busy, KubeCon EU is around the corner
Ongoing collaborations with multiple CNCF projects, blog posts, and the plan for KubeCon EU Amsterdam. If you are around let's meet!
The Challenges of Platform Building on Top of Kubernetes 4/4
TLTR: We have reached a point where the adoption and understanding of Kubernetes and Kubernetes tools are mature enough to
The Challenges of Platform Building on Top of Kubernetes 3/4
TLTR: Crafting friendly and simple Platform APIs is key to driving the adoption of your internal development platforms. Some tools