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The one with Ken Sipe

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The one with Ken Sipe

The one with Ken Sipe

Mar 8 2021

In this episode

Please join Nate Schutta and Ken Sipe, a Distributed Application Engineer at D2iQ working on the Orchestration team. Ken is a committer on the CNCF sandbox projects KUDO and KUTTL working to improve the Kubernetes experience. Ken is an internationally recognized speaker, receiving the Top Speaker and JavaOne Rockstar award in 2009, and continues to speak and be an internationally renowned leader on such topics as distributed application development, micro-service based architectures, web application security, and software engineering best practices.



Nate Schutta

Nathaniel T. Schutta is a software architect focused on cloud computing and building usable applications. A proponent of polyglot programming, Nate has written multiple books and appeared in various videos. He is a seasoned speaker, regularly presenting at conferences worldwide, No Fluff Just Stuff symposia, meetups, universities, and user groups. In addition to his day job, Nate is an adjunct professor at the University of Minnesota where he teaches students to embrace (and evaluate) technical change. Driven to rid the world of bad presentations, Nate co-authored the book Presentation Patterns (O’Reilly Media, 2016) with Neal Ford and Matthew McCullough. He also recently published Thinking Architecturally (O’Reilly Media, 2018), available as a free download from VMware.

Nate’s presentations cover a variety of topics, ranging from architecture fundamentals to mobile design, usability, cloud computing, JavaScript, and everything in between. His current slate of talks can be found in Talk Abstracts, however additional presentations can also be found at his NFJS Speaker Page. If you are interested in having Nate speak at your event, please reach out.