About the speaker

Alex is a software engineer at Google, working on bringing support for Google Cloud to a million different open source projects. He grew up in Michigan (Go Blue!) and stumbled his way to Seattle. He writes so much Ruby that his Ruby is writing more Ruby.

Session information: Speaker
San Francisco 2018

Puppet + Google Cloud: Migrating to the Cloud with Puppet

The easiest tool to use is the tool you already understand. As you migrate to the cloud, the quickest route to building a scalable, complex deployment is using the same pipelines and tooling that you use on-premise. Google + Puppet have been building out a series of modules that allow you to construct your cloud infrastructure quickly using Puppet. You will learn how these modules will help you migrate quickly to the cloud, help you effortlessly scale your workflows, and leverage your institutional Puppet knowledge.