4–7 Nov 2019
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GitOps 101

9:0012:30 Tuesday, 5 November 2019
Location: Hall A6
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Who is this presentation for?

  • Developers, app ops and DevOps practitioners, and architects




Michael Hausenblas uses tools from https://www.weave.works/technologies/gitops.


  • Overview and motivation (what is GitOps, why is it relevant, for whom is it useful)
  • Immutability and declarative control loops
  • An example GitOps pipeline in action
  • Challenges and limitations

Prerequisite knowledge

  • A basic understanding of Git and CI/CD pipelines and Kubernetes

Materials or downloads needed in advance

  • Attendees should have a GitHub account set up before coming on-site to the tutorial.

What you'll learn

  • Learn what GitOps is, what the benefits and limitations are, and how you can get started with it
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Michael Hausenblas


Michael Hausenblas is a developer advocate at AWS, part of the container service team, focusing on container security. Michael shares his experience around cloud native infrastructure and apps through demos, blog posts, books, and public speaking engagements as well as contributes to open source software. Previously, was at Red Hat, Mesosphere, MapR, and in two research institutions in Ireland and Austria.

  • Oracle Cloud Infrastructure
  • Cloudflare
  • JFrog
  • Akamas
  • Aqua Security Software
  • Fastly
  • Google
  • Instana
  • JetBrains
  • LaunchDarkly
  • LightStep
  • OVHcloud
  • SignalFx
  • VictorOps
  • Wayfair
  • Blameless
  • Chronosphere
  • FusionReactor
  • humanitec
  • replex GmbH
  • StackState
  • Datadog
  • GitLab
  • Gremlin
  • StormForger
  • SysEleven GmgH
  • Vamp.io

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