Zahoor Alam is a Specialist Systems Engineer in VMware covering Cloud Management and Automation portfolio for the MENA region. In this role, he works across the region with customers in various industries guiding them on their cloud strategy and defining relevant use cases and architectures. Zahoor has over 18 years of experience in consulting and engineering roles with companies such as VERITAS, EMC, HP, Symantec, VMware working on enterprise data center transformation projects.
About the Tutorial
Deploying Containers and Microservices-based Cloud Native Apps using Pivotal Container Service
Goals and objectives
The session will focus on containerized applications running on Kubernetes platform. VMware distribution of Kubernetes is called Pivotal Container Service (PKS). The session will start with an overview of the container and Cloud Native Apps market landscape, opportunities, challenges and then go deeper into the architecture of a modern app hosted in a Kubernetes platform. During the session we will look at Day 1, Day 2 and lifecycle management of the applications and the Kubernetes platform and clusters.