Brendan Burns

Brendan Burns is a Microsoft Azure Partner Architect that focuses on Azure Container Service and Azure Resource Manager. Before to joining Microsoft, he worked at Google's Cloud Platform, where he co-founded the Kubernetes project and contributed to the development of APIs such as Deployment Manager and Cloud DNS. He worked on Google's web-search infrastructure before moving to cloud, with a focus on low-latency indexing. He holds a doctorate in Computer Science with a specialization in Robotics from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. He and his wife, Robin Sanders, live in Seattle with their two children and a cat named Mrs. Paws, who wields an iron paw over their household.