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Rancher Labs Hosts Lighthouse 2018 Events: Implementing Kubernetes Within the Enterprise

Rancher Labs, a provider of container management software, today announced Lighthouse 2018, a series of full day events co-produced by Rancher, Google, Gitlab and Aqua Security. The events will take place in several locations across North America and are designed as a day of learning and education for technical audiences focused on implementing Kubernetes within the enterprise. Events are currently scheduled to take place in New York City, Chicago, Washington, D.C., Los Angeles and Boulder.

Building an Enterprise DevOps Strategy with Kubernetes

Each event will focus on key aspects of deploying Kubernetes both on-premise and in the cloud. Attendees will learn about the benefits of an integrated solution and see how the technology landscape has matured and is standardizing. The day will include a mix of strategy, presentations and technical demos. Morning sessions will be a series of presentations that outline strategy and best practices for enterprises adopting Kubernetes as a strategic platform, while afternoon sessions deep-dive on building a complete Kubernetes Platform, focused on introducing tools and technology.

Topics covered include:

  • Building an Enterprise Container Strategy with Kubernetes
  • Hybrid Cloud Computing with GKE
  • Building an Automated Dev/Ops Strategy with Containers
  • Developing an Enterprise Security Strategy for Kubernetes
  • Building an Enterprise Container Service with Kubernetes
  • Automating DevOps on Kubernetes (CI/CD, Deployments, etc.)
  • Securing Containerized Deployments

Lighthouse 2018 attendance is by invitation only. To request an invitation, please visit https://lighthouseroadshow.com/register/. The event is free of charge to confirmed attendees, and will feature content that is suitable for DevOps, IT operations, cloud strategy, enterprise/application architects, InfoSec and engineering leaders. This one-of-a-kind learning experience is designed to leave attendees with a framework for implementing Kubernetes within their enterprise.

Event Dates

  • New York City – Wednesday, September 19, 2018
  • Chicago – Tuesday, September 25, 2018
  • Washington DC – Thursday, September 27, 2018
  • Los Angeles – Tuesday, October 2, 2018
  • Boulder – Tuesday, October 9, 2018

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About Rancher Labs

Rancher Labs builds innovative, open source software for enterprises leveraging containers and Kubernetes to accelerate software development and improve IT operations. The flagship Rancher container management platform allows users to easily manage all aspects of running Kubernetes in production, on any infrastructure. RancherOS is a simplified Linux distribution built from containers for running containers. For additional information, please visit www.rancher.com.

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