Arun Gupta

Arun Gupta

Community builder, globe trotter, runner, father, ...

San Jose, California


Arun Gupta is a Principal Open Source Technologist at Amazon Web Services. He has built and led developer communities for 10+ years at Sun, Oracle, Red Hat and Couchbase. He has deep expertise in leading cross-functional teams to develop and execute strategy, planning and execution of content, marketing campaigns, and programs. Prior to that he led engineering teams at Sun and is a founding member of the Java EE team. Gupta has authored more than 2,000 blog posts on technology. He has extensive speaking experience in more than 40 countries on myriad topics and is a JavaOne Rock Star for four years in a row. Gupta also founded the Devoxx4Kids chapter in the US and continues to promote technology education among children. An author of several books on technology, an avid runner, a globe trotter, a Java Champion, a JUG leader, NetBeans Dream Team member, and a Docker Captain, he is easily accessible at @arungupta.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Containers
  • Docker
  • Kubernetes
  • Microservices
  • Java
  • AWS
  • Cloud



Webcast: Docker for Java Developers March 22, 2016 Join Java Champion, JavaOne Rockstar, and Couchbase's VP of Developer Advocacy Arun Gupta to discover how to package, deploy, and scale Java applications using Docker.
Webcast: Refactor your Java EE application using Microservices and Containers September 29, 2015 This talk will provide a quick introduction to Docker.
Webcast: Create Minecraft Mods In Less Than an Hour with Forge March 31, 2015 In this webcast, we'll show parents and kids how to get started building Minecraft mods with Minecraft Forge, a commonly-used tool for applying gameplay enhancements.
Webcast: Java EE 7 = Less Code + More Power January 09, 2014 This webcast will provide an introduction to the updated Java EE 7 platform using GlassFish. Attendees will learn the design patterns of building an application using Java EE 7.