Karthikeyan Shanmugam is an experienced Solutions Architect professional with about 20+ years of experience in the design & development of enterprise applications across industry domains. Currently he is working as Senior Solutions Architect at Amazon Web Services where he is responsible for designing scalable, adaptable, and resilient architectures that solve client business challenges. Prior to that, he has worked in companies like Ramco Systems, Infosys, Cognizant and HCL Technologies. He is author of Kubernetes book 'IoT Edge computing with MicroK8s' published with Packt. His specializations include Cloud, Cloud-native,Containers,Container Orchestration Tools such as Kubernetes, IoT,Digital Twin and Microservices domains and has obtained multiple certifications from various cloud providers. He is also contributing author in leading journals such as InfoQ, ContainerJournal, DevOps.com, TheNewStack & Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF.io) blog. His articles on emerging technologies (includes Cloud, Docker, Kubernetes, Microservices, Cloud-native development, etc.) can be read on his blog upnxtblog.com.