Inside Data Centre Podcast

Jurg Van Vliet, CEO & Co-Founder Aknostic: Life in the cloud.

June 23, 2023 Andy Davis Season 1 Episode 124
Inside Data Centre Podcast
Jurg Van Vliet, CEO & Co-Founder Aknostic: Life in the cloud.
Show Notes

On this episode I am joined by Jurg Van Vliet, CEO & Co-Founder of Aknostic. Jurg shares an insight to the sector from the perspective of cloud infrastructure. 

Jurg shares how he started his career in software development and  why he made the decision to start Aknostic.

Jurg provides an insight to how cloud software interacts with the infrastructure and why it is important that we understand the importance of the software in the larger ecosystem. Jurg also outlines why it is important that Europe develops their own solution to the public cloud, and how Kubernetes can aid with this development.

Finally we discuss some of the key challenges facing the sector today, from talent to sustainability. 

The Inside Data Centre Podcast is recorded in partnership with DataX Connect, a specialist data centre recruitment company based in the UK. They operate on a global scale to place passionate individuals at the heart of leading data centre companies.

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