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Thursday, August 20 • 17:20 - 18:50
FinOps Summit: Cost Visibility and Optimization in Kubernetes

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Managing the visibility and optimization of costs is hard enough in the Cloud, the introduction of Kubernetes adds another layer of virtualization to manage. This 90-minute, single-track event will focus on how to do cloud financial management in a cloud native container environment.
Topics to be covered:

  • Why Cloud Financial Management is harder in Kubernetes
  • Introduction to the FinOps Foundation and launch of Certified partner programs
  • Shifting responsibility for cloud spending to product teams
  • Implementing cost accountability and allocation in Kubernetes
  • Strategies for ensuring developers take action on cost actions on optimizations
  • Managing the complexity of spending in a cloud native container environment

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Jonathan Morin

Sr. Product Manager, CloudHealth by VMWare
Jonathan is a Sr. Product Manager at CloudHealth leading the optimization initiative, driving efficiencies for organizations' applications and cloud spend. Previously he worked in product management, infrastructure consulting, and technical marketing roles for VMware NSX, Extreme... Read More →
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Webb Brown

Co-founder & CEO, Kubecost
Webb Brown is Co-founder & CEO at Kubecost. He is a former PM at Google where he led teams building monitoring and performance tools. He lives in San Francisco.
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J.R. Storment

Executive Director, FinOps Foundation
J.R. is executive director of the FinOps Foundation (a program of the Linux Foundation), co-author of O'Reilly's book on cloud financial management called "Cloud FinOps, Collaborative, Real-Time Cloud Financial Management", and was formerly the co-founder of Cloudability which was... Read More →
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Sasha Kipervarg

Head of Global Cloud Operations & Special Projects, LiveRamp
Sasha Kipervarg is the Head of Global Cloud Operations for LiveRamp. Sasha has decades of experience building engineering teams, organizational systems and delivering product at companies of all sizes – from large multi-national financial organizations to early stage startups. Sasha... Read More →
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Casey Doran

Director of Product, Apptio Cloudability
Casey Doran leads the Cloud Product Management team at Apptio, including Cloudabilty's Kubernetes Cost Allocation capabilities. Previously, Casey has held leadership positions at various technology startups, including Ello. Originally from Madison, WI, Casey now resides in Boulder... Read More →
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Debo Aderibigbe

Billing Product Manager, Google Compute Cloud
I'm passionate about building products and experiences that change a user's potential.When I'm building the right product, it's more than just a delightful experience or an effective tool; it actually increases the sheer number of daily possibilities a person has in their day to build... Read More →

Thursday August 20, 2020 17:20 - 18:50 CEST
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