We are cohosting the Gopher Gala 2016

by Carlos Leon

It's official. We're pleased to announce we are going to be co-hosting the Gopher Gala 2016. For those who don't know what this is about, the Gopher Gala is a distributed hackathon where the main programming language to be used is Go. People form groups (one-man armies are also common) and work on an idea for a limited amount of time, submit their ideas and either some jury or the community [...]

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Container Solutions starts activities in London

by Melanie Bobbink

Container Solutions will start its activity in London as of this month. The company, who are the co-organizer of the first Docker conference in Europe, will join forces with Trifork in the UK. Its primary mission is to provide professional services around Docker containers and other technologies in the infrastructure area. Docker is an open platform for developers and sysadmins to build, ship, [...]

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Docker HackDay – October 30th Amsterdam

by Melanie Bobbink

This will be the local Amsterdam version of the Docker Global Hack Day #2 Join other members of the Docker community to hack on Docker projects using the next major Docker release! You can hack using Docker from anywhere and present your hack to the Docker team and community via video! Throughout the day, the Docker team and the Docker community will be on IRC helping you hack your project or [...]

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Docker Meetup: 170 people at ING

by Melanie Bobbink

The evening of 1st Oct saw the 7th Amsterdam Docker meetup and the largest in its history, with around 170 people in attendance. The event was held for the first time at the ING offices in Haarlemmerweg. The audience were treated to 3 talks: "The Inevitability of Complexity" by Jamie Dobson, "Running Databases Inside Containers" by Marcus Hughes and "How to scale like Twitter using Containers and [...]

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MeetUp: How to scale like Twitter with Ben Hindman, creator of Mesos

by Melanie Bobbink

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 7pm We're back with a bang. Ben Hindman will be coming to speak to us about Apache Mesos! Further speakers and the venue will be announced as-soon-as-confirmed. We're expecting a big turn out so get in early because we have limited capacity. Speaker 1: Benjamin Hindman - How to Scale Like Twitter Using Containers and Apache Mesos Operating at web scale requires [...]

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