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April 2017 events for CoreOS

We’re talking about the container ecosystem in April; join us to hear about Kubernetes, Operators, and more. We’ll see you at DockerCon, QCon, and community meetups!

US meetups and events

Tectonic 1.5.5 Webinar Online: April 12, San Francisco, online
We recently released version 1.5.5 of Tectonic, the enterprise Kubernetes solution. On Wednesday, April 12 at 10:00 a.m. PT, Chris Ricci, solutions engineer at CoreOS, will hold a webinar to walk through major Tectonic updates.

Seattle Kubernetes meetup @ Quantum: April 12, Seattle, Washington
On Wednesday evening, Nick Lane, professional services engineer at CoreOS, will explain how CoreOS approaches Operator design. Join him at the Seattle Kubernetes meetup at 6:30 p.m. PT.

Kubernetes Zone @ Google Fiber Space: April 17, Austin, Texas
If you’re going to DockerCon, join us on Monday for a day of Kubernetes. Up first, Ryan Jarvinen (@ryanj), developer advocate at CoreOS, and Elsie Phillips, community manager at CoreOS, will lead a Kubernetes workshop after lunch, from 1:00-5:00 p.m. CT. Then, at 6:00 p.m. CT, Mackenzie Burnett (@ciaomack), product manager at CoreOS, takes part in a Kubernetes expert panel with Tim Hockin and Craig McLuckie at a happy hour reception. Registration is required for the workshop, but not for the happy hour reception - see you there!

DockerCon @ Austin Convention Center: April 18-20, Austin, Texas
The container community is headed to Austin for DockerCon. CoreOS is a gold level sponsor, so come by our booth to meet some of the CoreOS team! We’ll be at exhibit space G15. At the conference, Euan Kemp, software engineer at CoreOS, will speak in the ecosystems track on Tuesday at 5:10 p.m. CT. He’ll go over the CoreOS best practices for getting containers to production.

New York Women Who Go @ Work-Bench: April 25, New York, New York
Get a hands-on introduction to Kubernetes with a workshop led by Erica Von Buelow (@evonbuelow), software engineer at CoreOS, at the next Women Who Go meetup in New York. The workshop begins at 6:00 p.m. ET at the Work-Bench offices on Tuesday, April 25.

Europe event

Berlin CoreOS meetup @ Kinvolk: April 12, Berlin, Germany
Next time at the Berlin CoreOS meetup, Derek Gonyeo (@dgonyeo) and Frederic Branczyk (@fredbrancz), software engineers at CoreOS, will take the stage to speak about Ignition, and Prometheus and Alertmanager. Come hear about these open source projects at 6:30 p.m. CEST.

Berlin Kubernetes meetup: April 26, Berlin, Germany
On the April 26 Kubernetes meetup in Berlin, Frederic Branczyk will introduce the Prometheus Operator. His talk on end-to-end monitoring will start at 7:30 p.m. CEST, stay tuned for details on location.

Asia event

QCon Beijing @ The Beijing National Convention Center: April 16-18, Beijing, China
QCon Beijing starts April 16. Don’t miss Xiang Li (@xiangli0227), head of distributed systems at CoreOS, as he gives a keynote on container management with Kubernetes. His keynote begins at 11:30 a.m. CST on Sunday, April 16.

CoreOS Fest is coming this May!

CoreOS Fest, the distributed applications community conference, is coming to San Francisco this May 31 and June 1. Join us on Pier 27 for two days of talks, panels and chats on how the community is building, running, and securing their distributed applications. Register today!

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