CTO, Partha Seetala and Google Cloud Team to Present Breakout Session Anthos’ Storage, Seamless Data Management for Kubernetes, at Google Cloud Next ’19

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. Google Cloud Next ’19 – April 10, 2019

WHAT: Partha Seetala, CTO for, will be presenting a breakout session entitled “Anthos Storage: Seamless Data Management for Kubernetes” together with Google Cloud product manager, Manu Batra, and Google Cloud Software Engineer, Oleksiy Stashok. The Session will take place at the AMC Metreon, Level 3, Theater 15 on April 11 from 1:15 to 2:05 pm.

During this session, the presenters will explain how enterprise-class stateful workloads require advanced storage management support. The presenters will also discuss new storage management facilities for Google Cloud’s Anthos that extend GKE data management capabilities and provide integration with GCP & storage partners.

Google Cloud’s Anthos, launched at Google Next ‘19, is an entirely new platform for managing applications in today’s multi-cloud world. Robin announced partnership to bring storage and advanced data management capabilities to Google Cloud’s Anthos.

Born out of the partnership between Google and that entails engineering to engineering collaboration to design standardized APIs for running data-centric workloads in Google Kubernetes Engine, Robin Storage used for enterprise workloads on GKE.

Use cases to be addressed during the session include:

  • Application-consistent snapshots with partner storage integration stored locally or in Google Cloud Storage
  • Rehydrating a stateful application instance from a backup stored in Google Cloud Storage to a GKE cluster (in the cloud or on-prem)

WHO: Partha Seetala, CTO of, Manu Batra, Product Manager, Google Cloud, and Oleksiy Stashok, Software Engineer for Google Cloud.

Partha Seetala is the co-founder and CTO of He has more than 20 years of technology as well as product expertise and has built 5 products from the ground up in the areas of Distributed Storage, Data Analytics, Distributed Database, Clustered File Systems and Application Management space. His previous position was with Symantec’s information management business, known as Veritas, where he was a Distinguished Engineer. In that capacity, he conceived, architected and led engineering teams to take multiple multi-million-dollar products from concept to market adoption.

Manu Batra is a Product Manager at Google, driving Google Cloud’s Anthos Storage for Stateful Hybrid Kubernetes workloads. He has 18 years of experience across startup and enterprise companies building storage & infrastructure management software.

Oleksiy Stashok, Software Engineer for Google Cloud.

WHEN: Thursday, April 11, 2019, from 1:15 to 2:05 pm

WHERE: Google Cloud Next ’19, AMC Metreon, Level 3, Theater 15, San Francisco, California

About brings advanced storage and data management that extend the Agility, Efficiency and Portability of Kubernetes to All Stateful Applications, even complex Big Data, Databases, AI/ML and Custom Apps, on Any Infrastructure, On-Premise, Hybrid Cloud or Multi-Cloud. Robin Platform is the industry’s first hyper-converged solution that enables big data, databases and AI/ML as a Service on Kubernetes. Robin Storage delivers bare-metal performance and enables powerful data management capabilities such as snapshots, backup, and migration to support even the most demanding data-intensive workloads. With a team that includes industry veterans from leading enterprise technology companies such as IBM, Microsoft, NetApp, Oracle, Red Hat, and Veritas, seeks to reinvent IT Infrastructure and put the focus back on what matters most – The Applications. The San Jose California-based company is backed by leading investors such as Clear Ventures, DN Capital, USAA and Hasso Plattner Ventures.

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