aws evangelist arun gupta


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Arun Gupta is a Principal Open Source Technologist at Amazon Web Services. He has built and led developer communities for 12+ years at Sun, Oracle, Red Hat and Couchbase. He has deep expertise in leading cross-functional teams to develop and execute strategy, planning and execution of content, marketing campaigns, and programs. Prior to that he led engineering teams at Sun and is a founding member of the Java EE team.

He has extensive speaking experience in more than 40 countries on myriad topics and is a JavaOne Rock Star for four years in a row. Gupta also founded the Devoxx4Kids chapter in the US and continues to promote technology education among children. An author of several books on technology, an avid runner, a globe trotter, a Java Champion, a JUG leader, NetBeans Dream Team member, and a Docker Captain, he is easily accessible at @arungupta.


All Things Open - Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
Date: Oct. 23-24, 2017
Session: Service Discovery in Container Orchestration

Date: Nov 1-2, 2017
Workshop: Kubernetes on AWS
Session: Build Your Own Chatbot

Devoxx - Belgium
Date: Nov. 6-10, 2017
Session: Serverless Architecture Patterns and Best Practices,
Session: Deploy, Debug and Tune Serverless Microservices, Devoxx, Belgium

re:Invent - Las Vegas, USA
Date: Nov. 27-Dec. 1, 2017
Workshop: Kubernetes on AWS
Session: Kubernetes on AWS: Practices and Opinions
BoF: Open Source and Containers


  • Containers
  • Microservices
  • Docker
  • Kubernetes
  • EC2 Container Service
  • Java
  • STEM
  • Minecraft Modding
  • Developer Productivity


The AWS Technical Evangelism Team works with developers & architects around the globe, increasing awareness and adoption of AWS services by helping them understand how they can put AWS to work to help them develop, deploy and operate applications that are scalable, secure and cost efficient, as well as being easy to manage and maintain. The team also supports grass roots, community-led technical knowledge-sharing through its work with AWS User Groups and AWS Community Heroes worldwide.

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