Making Open Work
May 8–9, 2017: Training & Tutorials
May 10–11, 2017: Conference
Austin, TX
James Turnbull

James Turnbull
CTO, Empatico

Website | @kartar

James Turnbull is the CTO of Empatico. A longtime member of the open source community, James is the author of 10 technical books about open source software: The Terraform Book, The Art of Monitoring, The Logstash Book, The Docker Book, Pro Puppet, Pulling Strings with Puppet, Pro Linux System Administration, Pro Nagios 2.0, and Hardening Linux. He was formerly CTO at Kickstarter and an advisor at Docker. James likes food, wine, books, photography, and cats. He is not overly keen on long walks on the beach or holding hands.


4:15pm4:55pm Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Location: Ballroom E
Level: Beginner
James Turnbull (Empatico)
Average rating: ****.
(4.14, 7 ratings)
James Turnbull explores why the JVM inspires such disdain and hatred, taking a potted look at the good, bad, and ugly of the JVM’s history and development. Along the way, James debunks many of the JVM's fallacious historical precedents. You'll leave no longer fearing the JVM. Read more.
5:05pm5:45pm Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Location: Table 1
James Turnbull (Empatico)
Talk with James about monitoring, Docker, Terraform, microservices, metrics, scaling, engineering management, and leadership. Read more.