[Swisscom’s] Massalt polled the audience, asking how many of them had experience with updating their Kubernetes clusters. No one, in a reasonably full ballroom, raised a hand.
“There’s a reason for this: because it’s a painful process,” he said. It’s why Swisscom had already adopted BOSH as an automated deployment tool for replacing old versions and updating the underlying platform, thus taking care of a large chunk of Day-2 operations.
Original source: VMworld 2018: Pivotal Container Service and the Long Road to NoOps
Check out this fine panel from DellEMCWorld:
Observations on how large organizations successfully go through Digital transformation.
When it comes to digital transformation, despite vast resources, large organizations are 40% less likely to be high performing organizations than smaller ones.
I was lucky to be invited to be on a panel during DockerCon last month. It was fun! The video is up. It was a nice panel, talking about the changing nature of how software is delivered from the infrastructure layer, all the way up to the “culture” layer.
You can check me out in full hobo resplendor and holding an invisible box of Lego bricks. Don’t fret: I got a haircut soon after.
Back in 2011 I moderated a panel at SXSW going over cloud. It has Salesforce’s Peter Coffee and (at the time) VMware’s Javier Soltero. Fun as always.
Back at SXSW 2009, Neelan Choksi was kind enough to invite me to be on a panel on open source. Mark Brewer and Sara Dornsife were also on the panel. Good times.