Fueling innovative software
July 15-18, 2019
Portland, OR
Arun Gupta

Arun Gupta
Principal Open Source Technologist, Amazon Web Services

Website | @arungupta

Arun Gupta is a principal open source technologist at Amazon Web Services. Previously, Arun built and led developer communities at Sun, Oracle, Red Hat, and Couchbase. He has deep expertise leading cross-functional teams to develop and execute strategy and in planning and executing content, marketing campaigns, and programs. He’s also led engineering teams at Sun and was a founding member of the Java EE team. Arun is an avid runner, a globe trotter, a Java Champion, a four-year consecutive JavaOne Rock Star, a JUG leader, NetBeans Dream Team member, and a Docker Captain. He’s authored more than 2,000 blog posts on technology and has given talks in more than 40 countries. He founded the Devoxx4Kids chapter in the US and continues to promote technology education among children. He’s easily accessible at @arungupta.


10:00am10:25am Monday, July 15, 2019
Location: D135/136
Arun Gupta (Amazon Web Services), Yishai Galatzer (Amazon Web Services)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 1 rating)
Arun Gupta and Yishai Galatzer explain how to create a downstream distribution of Corretto from OpenJDK and how to upstream a contribution to OpenJDK. You'll have the opportunity to learn how to truly build Java in the open. They also explore stories about cultural changes to collaborate in the open source. Read more.
1:30pm2:20pm Monday, July 15, 2019
Location: D135/136
Arun Gupta (Amazon Web Services)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 1 rating)
Deploying your Java application in a Kubernetes cluster could feel like Alice in Wonderland. You keep going down the rabbit hole and don’t know how to make that ride comfortable. This no-slide and code-only session will explain how a Java application can be deployed in a Kubernetes cluster. Read more.
10:00am10:05am Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Location: Portland Ballroom
Arun Gupta (Amazon Web Services)
Average rating: ****.
(4.20, 5 ratings)
Arun Gupta walks you through how AWS starts with customers and works backwards to solve their problems. Customer use of and dependencies on open source technologies have been steadily increasing over the years; this is why AWS has long been committed to open source, and its commitment to open source projects and communities continues to accelerate. Read more.
2:35pm3:15pm Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Secondary topics:  Cloud Native
Arun Gupta (Amazon Web Services), Meena Gowdar (Amazon Web Services)
Average rating: ***..
(3.50, 10 ratings)
Firecracker is an open source virtualization technology that is purpose-built for creating and managing secure, multitenant containers and functions-based services. Firecracker runs in user space and uses the Linux kernel-based virtual machine (KVM) to create microVMs. Arun Gupta and Meena Gowdar explore the foundations of Firecracker and examine how it's used with different technologies. Read more.