Put open source to work
July 16–17, 2018: Training & Tutorials
July 18–19, 2018: Conference
Portland, OR
Cynthia Thomas

Cynthia Thomas
Technology Evangelist, Cilium

Website | @_techcet_

Cynthia Thomas is a technology evangelist at Isovalent. Her background includes 10 years spent working with open source cloud and networking solutions in data center, telecommunications, and campus deployments. Cynthia is an advocate of open source technologies. Since 2015, she has been working on Docker and Kubernetes with CNI plugins, currently through the open source project Cilium. She is a frequent speaker at conferences, including ContainerCon, DevOpsDays, DockerCon, Kubernetes meetups, and OpenStack Summits and meetups.


3:40pm4:10pm Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Location: B113-114
Cynthia Thomas (Cilium), Romain Lenglet (Cilium)
BPF technology is bringing Linux kernel capabilities up to speed with modern workload requirements. Cilium helps make BPF consumable for microservices architectures and enables Istio with the most powerful security solution by way of the kernel. Cynthia Thomas and Romain Lenglet explain why you should use Cilium to enforce API-aware policy while coordinating with Istio. Read more.