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Alex Robinson walks through his experiences trying to reliably run a distributed database on Kubernetes, optimize its performance, and help others do the same in their heterogeneous environments. He looks at what kinds of stateful applications can most easily be run in containers, and a number of pitfalls he encountered along the way. Filmed at qconsf.com.
Alex Robinson is a member of the technical staff at Cockroach Labs, where he works on CockroachDB's core transactional storage layer and leads all integrations with orchestration systems. Previously, he was a senior software engineer at Google, where he spent his last two years as a core early developer of Kubernetes and GKE.