Tobias Polley is CEO, architect, consultant and trainer at predic8 in Bonn, Germany. He spends most of his time with developers and architects helping them to become more productive. To enable faster time-to-market, he helps leverage cloud technologies. Together with his customers, he architects, sets up and secures Kubernetes clusters, API gateways as well as CI/CD chains for cloud native applications.
Tobias contributes to several open source projects. He maintains the open source API gateway Membrane Service Proxy which helps companies secure their applications.
Focusing on cloud infrastructure, the interest in distributed systems comes in handy. He is amazed by (in)effective security measures competing with bureaucracy and clearly favors one over the other.
Tobias enjoys doing Yoga with other Ashtangis as well as Middle Eastern cuisine.