July 20–24, 2015
Portland, OR
Kelsey Hightower

Kelsey Hightower
Staff Developer Advocate, Google Cloud Platform, Google


Kelsey Hightower has worn every hat possible throughout his career in tech, and enjoys leadership roles focused on making things happen and shipping software. Kelsey is a strong open source advocate focused on building simple tools that make people smile. When he is not slinging Go code, you can catch him giving technical workshops covering everything from programming to system administration, and his favorite Linux distro (CoreOS).


1:30pm–5:00pm Tuesday, 07/21/2015
Teaching Portland 255
Kelsey Hightower (Google)
Microservices are taking over our production environments and a new approach to managing applications will be required in order to scale and address new challenges that arise. In this tutorial you'll take a hands-on approach to learning how to solve these problems from the ground up with CoreOS, the container optimized OS, and Kubernetes, the latest open source orchestration system for containers. Read more.