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      Build a Scalable Virtual Classroom on DigitalOcean


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      About the Talk

      See how BigBlueButton scaled their global infrastructure quickly and reliably by leveraging the DigitalOcean cloud platform and open source community to meet the rapid growth of virtual classrooms during the pandemic.

      What You’ll Learn

      • How to build a scalable virtual classroom
      • How to connect teachers and students online in ways that are synchronized, collaborative, and fun
      • How DigitalOcean can help you scale

      This Talk Is Designed For

      • Any company that provides online training
      • Anyone that wants to easily integrate an open source based virtual classroom into their product

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      BigBlueButton on Ubuntu 16.04

      About the Presenter

      Fred Dixon is the project manager for BigBlueButton. He also moonlights as the CEO of Blindside Networks.



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      Finding the Right DigitalOcean Virtual Machine Type For Your Business


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      About the Talk

      See how DigitalOcean’s simple, flexible, and reliable virtual machines (VMs) — called Droplets — can scale with you as your business grows. From a robust compute platform for production business applications, to customizable and cost-effective Droplets for personal passion projects, there is a right-shaped VM for you to scale vertically or horizontally.

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      Droplets are Linux-based virtual machines (VMs) that run on top of virtualized hardware. Each Droplet you create is a new server you can use, either standalone or as part of a larger, cloud-based infrastructure. [Docs]

      Choosing the Right Droplet Plan

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      Harsh Banwait leads Product Management for Droplets and compute infrastructure at DigitalOcean. Harsh has a background in building both software and hardware products and is passionate about creating easy-to-use and lovable experiences.



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      Finding the Right DigitalOcean Virtual Machine Type for Your Business


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      About the Talk

      As your business grows and software needs change, it’s important to reevaluate your tech stack to meet your current goals.

      This session explores the tradeoffs between DigitalOcean’s deployment platforms: Droplets, DOKS, and App Platform. We’ll walk through choosing the right platform for your business with common use case examples, and how to know when you should consider migrating to another solution.

      Presenter

      Adam Wolfe Gordon is a software engineer at DigitalOcean, where he currently serves as the tech lead for managed Kubernetes and container registry. He previously worked on block storage at DigitalOcean and EMC. Adam is a regular conference speaker and a frequent attendee of and presenter at local meetups in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. He likes building and debugging microservices, observability, and occasional forays into lower-level software.

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