Akamas Conf42 Cloud Native
Conf42 Cloud Native: Cheap or fast? How we got both by leveraging ML to automatically tune K8s apps

One of the top benefits of Kubernetes is efficiency. Nevertheless, several companies adopting Kubernetes may experience high costs and performance issues. The challenge of manually tuning Kubernetes applications is well known to Performance Engineers and SREs. During his session at

Akamas CMG Cloud top trends 2022
How to leverage ML-based optimization to balance Kubernetes performance, resilience and cost-efficie...

Stefano Doni (Akamas CTO) was one of the guest experts for the CMG virtual event on “Cloud’s top trends for 2022”. During his speech, Stefano describes how to address the challenge of ensuring that cloud-native applications get optimized in terms

Akamas Meetup IBM Research Kubernetes optimization
Using ML to automatically optimize Kubernetes for cost efficiency & reliability

Stefano Doni (CTO Akamas) presented his talk during the Meetup hosted by IBM Research for the Cloud Technology in the North, on March 14th. During his speech, Stefano covers key Kubernetes resource management concepts and demonstrates how machine learning techniques

Akamas Micro Focus ANZ webinar recording
AI-driven performance optimization – A real-world example

Stefano Doni (CTO Akamas) joins Ray Ffrench (Micro Focus ADM Senior DevOps Technical Consultant) during an episode of the Micro Focus ANZ Monster-Sized Meetup Series. They will discuss the AI-driven performance optimization solution which can allow performance engineers to automate testing, automatically identify optimal

Ignite by Akamas webinar recording
Pimp my Kubernetes clusters – make it cheap and cool

During our “Ignite by Akamas” webinar, Henrik Rexed (Cloud Native Advocate at Dynatrace) and Stefano Doni (CTO at Akamas) talked about the benefits of Kubernetes and the challenges when optimizing it. Watch the video to learn how to successfully overcome the challenges of Kubernetes by using

Akamas Conf42 2021 Kubernetes optimization
Let the machines optimize the machines

Efficiency is one of Kubernetes’ top benefits, yet companies adopting Kubernetes often experience high infrastructure costs and performance issues, with applications failing to match latency SLOs. Even for experienced Performance Engineers and SREs, sizing of resource requests and limits to

Ignite by Akamas webinar recording
Performance Engineering – a bright future?

During our first Ignite by Akamas, Scott Moore (Head of Customer Engineering at Tricentis) and Stefano Doni (CTO at Akamas) dug deep into the challenges of every performance engineering expert. Watch the video to hear how our experts addressed the very interesting questions received

Akamas SREcon 2021 Kubernetes
Automating performance tuning with machine learning

Efficiency is one of Kubernetes’ top benefits, yet companies adopting Kubernetes often experience high infrastructure costs and performance issues, with applications failing to match latency SLOs. Even for experienced Performance Engineers and SREs, sizing of resource requests and limits to ensure application

Akamas Performance Summit Kubernetes optimization
Using ML to automatically optimize Kubernetes for cost efficiency and reliability

In this presentation at Performance Summit 2021 on September 29th, Stefano Doni (CTO at Akamas) describes how ML techniques enable Developers and SREs to automatically optimize Kubernetes for cost efficiency and reliability.Kubernetes the task of properly configuring pod resources (requests

Akams Performance Summit Tailoring Google Dataproc
Tailoring the Google Dataproc to reduce Spark execution time and cut the bill

In this session at Performance Summit 2021 on September 30th, Luca Chiabrera (Head of Customer Success and Sales Engineering at Akamas) describes how Akamas ML-based optimization helps to tailor Google Dataproc to reduce Spark execution time and cut the bill. Dataproc is a

Akamas Tricentis PAC webinar recording
Using AI to optimize Kubernetes and meet SLOs

Efficiency is one of Kubernetes top benefits, yet companies adopting it often experience high infrastructure costs and performance issues, with applications failing to match latency SLOs. Even for experienced Performance Engineers and SREs, sizing of resource requests and limits to

Akamas Autonomous performance optimization for banking apps
Performance optimization for banking apps

During the event “Continuous Core Banking Performance Optimization” organized together with our partners Performetriks and Dynatrace, we presented how Akamas allows banks and financial companies to maximize their service performance and resilience, while also reducing costs. In the recorded video (about 20

Akamas Neotys PAC Hero Java tuning myths
Debunking long-standing Java Tuning myths by leveraging AI Optimization

This presentation by Stefano Doni (Akamas CEO) at Neotys PAC 2021 illustrates how some established industry approaches and beliefs about Java Tuning are simply wrong. By debunking four common JVM tuning myths, some surprising results achieved by adopting AI-based optimization are also

Akamas MongoDb performance webinar
Achieving MongoDB performance and cost optimization – automatically

Akamas AI-powered performance optimization makes it possible to automatically maximize database performance without touching the application. In this recording of our session at MongoDB Tech Talk 2021 we show how Akamas can be effectively used to achieve your performance and cost goals: