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What's Next After Kubernetes?

Recorded January 18, 2023

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Over the last few years, Kubernetes has skyrocketed in popularity and is now considered THE cloud operating system. The beauty of Kubernetes is it provides an infrastructure abstraction layer for running software applications and application services that makes complex things easier to use. But is there a next layer beyond Kubernetes that can abstract even more? Yes! Let’s talk about it.

  • The three computing epochs, pre-Kubernetes, Kubernetes, and post-Kubernetes
  • Not just serverless; it’s database-less, broker-less, ops-less, and more

Hugh McKee

Chief Developer Advocate, Lightbend


Hugh McKee is a developer advocate at Lightbend. Having been at the forefront of application development for decades, Hugh has extensive knowledge of the evolution of application technology in addition to being an expert app developer. He now uses his expertise to help developers and architects harness the power of the Cloud. Hugh is a frequent and sought out speaker at conferences around the world. He is the author of Designing Reactive Systems: The Role of Actors in Distributed Architecture.