aws evangelist arun gupta


Docker Container Orchestration Platforms on Amazon by Arun Gupta
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Arun Gupta is a Principal Open Source Technologist at Amazon Web Services. He focuses on everything containers and open source at AWS. He is responsible for the CNCF strategy within AWS, and participates at CNCF Board and technical meetings actively. He has built and led developer communities for 12+ years at Sun, Oracle, Red Hat and Couchbase. 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.


Jfokus - Stockholm, Sweden
Date: Feb 5-7, 2018
Serverless Architecture Patterns and Best Practices

Docker meetup - Stockholm, Sweden
Date: Feb 7, 2018
Introduction to Amazon EKS

DevNexus - Atlanta, USA
Date: Feb 21-23, 2018
Serverless Architecture Patterns and Best Practices
Introduction to Amazon EKS

Javaland - Bruhl, Germany
Date: Mar 13-15, 2018
Service Discovery in Container Orchestration Frameworks

AWS Summit - Tel Aviv, Israel
Date: Mar 14, 2018
Kubernetes on AWS

KubeCon - Copenhagen, Denmark (TBD)
Date: May 2- 4, 2018

Java Day - Istanbul, Turkey
Date: May 5, 2018

DevoxxUK - London, England (TBD)
Date: May 9 - 11, 2018

AWS Summit - Mumbai
Date: May 10, 2018


  • Containers
  • Microservices
  • Docker
  • Kubernetes
  • Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes (EKS)
  • Elastic Container Service (ECS)
  • Amazon Fargate
  • 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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