Session Schedule

Session Schedule2019-01-07T06:25:51+00:00

Tuesday

1:00 PM

Kubernetes hands-on (Workshop)

Presented by: Rob Richardson
Time: Tuesday 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Kubernetes is how you run Docker in production. Bring your laptop with Docker for Windows or Docker for Mac edge version installed. We'll walk through getting a K8s cluster fired up on Docker-Desktop, minikube, and on Azure. You'll be hosting Docker containers in development and production in no...

Room: Salon DTrack: DevOpsTags: CloudFormat: PreCompilerLevel: Introductory and overview

Wednesday

8:00 AM

Workshop: JVM Application Monitoring with Micrometer, Prometheus, and Grafana

Presented by: Andrew Fitzgerald, Nathan Zender
Time: Wednesday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Tired of waiting for reports from users to let you know your application is having performance issues? If you’re looking for a way to increase visibility into your application beyond plain text logs, this is the pre-compiler for you! In this half-day, hands-on workshop you will receive an in...

Room: Salon DTrack: DevOpsTags: Cloud, JavaFormat: PreCompilerLevel: Advanced
1:00 PM

Hands-on Infrastructure as Code

Presented by: Andrew May
Time: Wednesday 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Learn the benefits of Infrastructure as Code (IaC) in this workshop where you'll provision resources in AWS using both CloudFormation and Terraform. Learn the joy of creating Infrastructure in a repeatable manner with a single command line replacing a hundred clicks in the web console.

Room: Salon ATrack: DevOpsTags: Cloud, OtherFormat: PreCompilerLevel: Intermediate

Thursday

9:15 AM

Beware of dark clouds on the horizon

Presented by: Andrew May
Time: Thursday 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM

There are many benefits to be gained in moving your infrastructure to the cloud, but many more ways in which it can go horribly wrong. Will yours be the next company to expose confidential information in a public S3 bucket? Will your cloud account become unmanageable and expensive because all the...

Room: Salon ETrack: DevOpsTags: CloudFormat: General SessionLevel: Intermediate
10:30 AM

What can Structured Logging do for you?

Presented by: Charles Yost
Time: Thursday 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Structured logging is a way to bring order and value to your logging. Gone are the days where print debugging was the only option. Now as logs become more complex, developers struggle to pack more information into a single line. The modern solution has emerged: Structured Logging. But this is not...

Room: Salon DTrack: DevOpsTags: OtherFormat: General SessionLevel: Introductory and overview
11:45 AM

Automating Your Automation: The Care and Feeding of Jenkins

Presented by: Jeff McKenzie
Time: Thursday 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

If you're like 70% of continuous integration and delivery users out there, you're using Jenkins, the powerful and popular automation server. But how do you know you're doing it right? Are you getting the most out of the strategies you've chosen? In this session you'll learn how best to manage your...

Room: Salon HTrack: DevOpsTags: OtherFormat: General SessionLevel: Intermediate
1:00 PM

By Our Powers Combined: Observability for Developers

Presented by: Aaron Aldrich
Time: Thursday 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

The world of maintaining applications is shifting. Our Systems Administrators aren't monitoring our application servers, it's the SREs determining SLIs and SLOs for our Micro-Services and making sure our Cloud-Distributed systems are Observable in near-real time. It's enough for buzzword burnout....

Room: Portia/WisteriaTrack: DevOpsTags: Cloud, Other, TestingFormat: General SessionLevel: Intermediate
4:45 PM

DevOps as a Force Multiplier for Agile

Presented by: Nate Berent-Spillson
Time: Thursday 4:45 PM - 5:45 PM

So your development team uses Agile, but you keep running into process constraints because the rest of the organization is wedded to the status quo? In retros, you’re constantly coming up against inefficient, manual operations? Every step of building a software product eats away at your...

Room: NileTrack: DevOpsTags: Soft Skills/BusinessFormat: General SessionLevel: Intermediate

Friday

8:30 AM

Speed, security and simplicity: Creating Container Images with Cloud Native Buildpacks

Presented by: Daniel Mikusa
Time: Friday 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Buildpacks are a pluggable, modular, language-agnostic tool that takes application source code and in turn give you an OCI (Open Container Initiative) image which you can run using Docker, Kubernetes or your OCI Runtime of choice. Developers: You no longer need to worry about tedious tasks like...

Room: Salon HTrack: DevOpsTags: .NET, Cloud, Java, Javascript, Ruby/Rails, Python, SecurityFormat: General SessionLevel: Introductory and overview
9:45 AM

Environment Configuration for JavaScript Apps

Presented by: David Truxall
Time: Friday 9:45 AM - 10:45 AM

For traditional server-side web apps, environment-specific configuration is handled in a variety of ways, including environment variables, configuration files or password stores. But a front-end web app running in a framework like React or Vue can’t really use these same techniques since they...

Room: RosewoodTrack: DevOpsFormat: General SessionLevel: Intermediate
11:00 AM

Development magic: Producing more development time out of thin air.

Presented by: Jonathan Batteas
Time: Friday 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

It's easy to get stuck in the, “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it,” mindset with your software development process when real money is on the line, and deadlines loom. But taking the time to implement small changes to your pipeline, and foster a team attitude that's always looking for a...

Room: Salon ETrack: DevOpsFormat: General SessionLevel: Intermediate
12:15 PM

Make For Non-C Programmers

Presented by: Eric Smith
Time: Friday 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM

GNU Make is a robust, proven, and free tool that's been available for decades for automating virtually any task imaginable. Yet it's rarely used by non-C programmers, because its documentation was written for...C programmers. In this talk we'll approach Make from a beginner's point of view, and...

Room: Salon DTrack: DevOpsFormat: General SessionLevel: Introductory and overview
2:45 PM

The Dungeon Master's Guide to DevOps

Presented by: Bill Dinger
Time: Friday 2:45 PM - 3:45 PM

Every good Dungeon Master needs a guide to help their party adventure through the world of DevOps. From the tools necessary to common monsters found along the way. Help your party succeed at a critical part of delivering quality software. We'll go over the full CI/CD cycle: builds, commit hooks,...

Room: Salon ETrack: DevOpsFormat: General SessionLevel: Introductory and overview