Tech Talk

Growing Cloud Native With DigitalOcean

Published on July 2, 2021
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By Emily Hoang

Growing Cloud Native With DigitalOcean


About the Talk

Looking for scalable cloud solutions that match the growth of your production-ready startup? See how transitioned from a monolithic server-level infrastructure to a fully scalable and cost-efficient cloud native setup powered by managed databases and Kubernetes.

What You’ll Learn

  • What to look for in a cloud provider
  • How DigitalOcean helps with simplicity, cost savings, and startup support



DigitalOcean Managed Kubernetes (DOKS) is a managed Kubernetes service that lets you deploy Kubernetes clusters without the complexities of handling the control plane and containerized infrastructure. Clusters are compatible with standard Kubernetes toolchains and integrate natively with DigitalOcean Load Balancers and block storage volumes. [Docs]

DigitalOcean Managed Databases are a fully managed, high performance database cluster service. [Docs]

About the Presenter

Emily Hoang, VP of Engineering, Emily is the VP of Engineering at — they generate inbound qualified leads for B2B companies by using AI to execute paid media campaigns at scale. Metadata set up and launch hundreds to thousands of multivariate advertising campaigns for marketers across Facebook, LinkedIn and Display channels. Emily brings 5+ years of managing and scaling distributed engineering teams locally and globally and 12+ years of extensive experience working on large-scale consumer-facing mobile and web applications to her role.

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