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Friday, March 11 • 11:30 - 12:10
Getting the Jobs Done With Kubernetes

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When you hear words such as Kubernetes or OpenShift you immediately start thinking
about long running processes you can easily scale at will. However, Kubernetes includes a lesser known feature which allows you to run pretty much anything from simple tasks up to highly-complicated ones.

During this presentation, the author of the Job resource in Kubernetes will guide you through several techniques for performing anything ranging from simple Pi calculations to rendering a movie. No matter if you're a data scientist running large scale calculations across several data centers or a hobby programmer running simple day-to-day tasks, this presentation is to teach you how to efficiently use Kubernetes Jobs on their own or as the building blocks of something

This presentation will feature a number of live demos to help illustrate the various ways that you can put Jobs to work. Don’t miss out on learning about one of the coolest features of Kubernetes!


1. What are batch jobs
* Definition and its purpose
* Possible usage areas
2. Job resource in Kubernetes
* Definition
* Working with jobs
* First example: Pi number
3. Job patterns - live demo
4. Future evolution
5. Q&A

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Maciej Szulik

Software Engineer, Red Hat, Inc.
Maciej is a passionate developer with over 10 years of experience in many languages. He's working on OpenShift and Kubernetes for Red Hat. In his free time he enjoys hacking on bugs.python.org and CPython's IMAP library.

Friday March 11, 2016 11:30 - 12:10
CodeNode - Ctrl 10 South Place, London, United Kingdom

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