Chris Collins is an SRE at Red Hat and a Community Moderator for He is a container and container orchestration, DevOps, and automation evangelist, and will talk with anyone interested in those topics for far too long and with much enthusiasm.

Prior to working at Red Hat, Chris spent thirteen years with Duke University, variously as a Linux systems administrator, web hosting architecture and team lead, and an automation engineer.

In his free time, Chris enjoys brewing beer, woodworking, and being a general-purpose geek.

Authored Content

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This downloadable guide is full of helpful tutorials to get SREs and sysadmins comfortable using Kubernetes.
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Quarantine hasn't been all bad—it's allowed people to create fun online communities that also help others.
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Start counting down the days to your next holiday with a Raspberry Pi and an ePaper display.
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Assign real IPs from your home network to services running in your cluster and access them from other hosts on your network.

Contributed Content

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Top authors on have new levels of access, support, and exclusive opportunities.
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Don't miss these rapid-fire talks about containers, AI, Istio, Blockchain, Raspberry Pi, and more.