Speaker: Jerop Kipruto
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Senior Software Engineer @Google
Jerop Kipruto is a Senior Software Engineer at Google and a maintainer of the Tekton project, where she works on making it easier and fun for developers to build and ship cloud native applications. She holds a B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Jerop is also a frequent speaker at industry conferences, including the Linux Foundation Member Summit, Continuous Delivery Conference, Open Source Summit, and Google DevFest. Outside of work, she enjoys staying active and reconnecting with her Kenyan roots through running.
Ephemeral processes like containers are increasingly being used to build and run applications because of their isolation, portability, and efficiency. But they're often bogged down by data gravity when handling data-intensive applications.