Trainer profile

Pascal Fries

Pascal Fries works as a specialist for “Cloud Native” technologies on the state of the art of modern IT and its automation. He consults our customers on Infrastructure as Code and Continuous Deployment, especially in the container environment. In doing so, he leverages his expertise in simplifying otherwise complex tasks and focuses clearly on the philosophy of DevOps and GitOps.

His main topics are automated provisioning of infrastructure with Terraform, as well as optimizing the development and orchestration process of container applications using CI/CD tools. He also helps customers design and implement container platforms such as Docker, Kubernetes, and Rancher.

Areas of expertise

– Setup and administration of Kubernetes (multi-) clusters

– Automation of development and operating processes in the container environment

– Container application management via GitOps

– Provisioning and management of infrastructure using Terraform

• Cloud Natives CI/CD

Conferences and publications

Chemnitzer Linux Tage 2023: “WebAssembly auf der Serverseite: Was ist WASI?”
Chemnitzer Linux Tage 2022: „Everything as Code“ mit Terraform und Ansible
IT Tage 2022: “Kubernetes: Backup und Restore” & “Git für Ops – Anwendungsbetrieb aus der Versionskontrolle
OSAD 2021: “Common Pitfalls in GitOps Workflows