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Ljubljana, Slovenia | 7–9 June, 2019

Kiwi.com Weekend in the Cloud

An intensive educational weekend course
focused on modern cloud technologies
led by top Kiwi.com engineers.
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About

Kiwi.com Weekend in the Cloud is a free weekend training event led by top Kiwi.com Platform and SRE engineers that will provide you with a technical introduction to the Google Cloud Platform (GCP), Terraform, Kubernetes and monitoring tools.

Kubernetes, including 
container orchestration

How to do deploy to the Google Cloud Platform

Write, plan and create Infrastructure as Code

Entry task

The entry task is a simple assignment to ensure that you have the basic knowledge necessary to understand the topics that will be covered, including the basics of coding and cloud technologies. 
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Mentors

Miloš Vyletel

Milos has a background in OS development (ranging from userspace down to kernel) and in past 2,5 years, he started focusing on DevOps/cloud and all the shiny new technologies.

You can talk with him about:

Linux (and other unix like OSes), Kernel, HW, networks and other low level stuff

Michal Trunečka

Michal developed through all (Dev)Ops maturity stages in Kiwi.com from manual management to modern CI/CD solutions. He has a strong background in Linux management and in the last years, he has been responsible for CDN and central logging solutions.

You can talk with him about:

DevOps, Ansible, Terraform, Google Cloud, Kubernetes, CDNs, ELK clusters. And also about Lindy Hop dancing and personal development

Yurii Kyrychynskyi

Yurii is a DevOps engineer inspired by Cloud and container technologies. Since nothing is persistent, his motto is that everything should be scalable and flexible, and you should always have a plan B. It doesn’t matter if it’s related software development or your day-to-day life. 

You can talk with him about:

Cloud technologies, primary AWS and GCP, infrastructure architecture, terraform, CI/CD. Mountaineering, running and coffee.

Erik Jankovič

Erik has a strong background with Python development and he enjoys writing Go. In the past 2 years he has been focused primarily on infrastructure management and container technologies.

You can talk with him about:

OpenStack, ansible, terraform, packer, kubernetes

Milan Seman

Milan is a DevOps guy, who used to work as a Network/System administrator. He joined Kiwi.com in 2017 as a junior and since then he’s been improving in every aspect of DevOps work.

You can talk with him about:

Monitoring, automation, infrastructure and sports!

Tomáš Papež

Tomas has a background in managing HA Linux clusters and then he discovered the power of Cloud computing. He started experiments with Azure and ended up with Google. He loves to play with Kubernetes, CI/CD based on multiple technologies and Serverless.

You can talk with him about:

GKE, CI/CD, SRE,GCE, startups, serverless and adrenaline sports

Agenda

 

Friday, June 7

Warm-up party and getting to know each other

Saturday, June 8

09:30 – 10:00

Breakfast & coffee (Review of the entry task)

10:00 – 12:00

Introduction to Google Cloud Platform and Terraform, Terraform init

12:00 – 13:00

Lunch

13:00 – 14:00

Terraform continued

14:00 – 14:30

Break

14:30 – 16:00

GCP

16:00 – 16:30

Break

16:30 – 18:00

Intro to Kubernetes, Deploying

Sunday, June 9

09:30 – 10:00

Breakfast & coffee

10:00 – 12:00

Infrastructure maintenance, Introduction to Stackdriver, Deploy alerts via Stackdriver

12:00 – 13:00

Lunch

13:00 – 14:00

Infrastructure autoscaling

14:00 – 14:30

Break

14:30 – 16:00

Debugging

16:00 – 16:30

Break

16:30 – 17:30

Q&A and discussion

FAQ

What skills do I need for the weekend?

You should be able to solve the entry task

Is there any fee to pay?

No, the whole educational weekend is free of charge and sponsored by Kiwi.com.

Do you provide free flights?

Each accepted participant that doesn’t come from Slovenia will get a 50 EUR Kiwi.com voucher.

Do you provide accommodation?

Yes, we’ll book an AirBnB apartment for the non-Ljubljana participants. If you need accommodation, let us know via the application form.

Do you have questions regarding the DevOps weekend?

You can ask us at cloudweekend@kiwi.com.