Build resilient systems at scale
May 27–29, 2015 • Santa Clara, CA
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Velocity 2015 Training

Immerse yourself in one day of in-depth education on critical topics. Each training takes place May 27 and is limited to 35 attendees each. Please note: to attend, your registration package must include trainings on Wednesday.

9:00am–5:00pm Wednesday, 05/27/2015
Location: Bayshore Room
Gary Gruver (Practical Large Scale Agile LLC), Jez Humble (DevOps Research and Assessment LLC)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 3 ratings)
Large organizations often struggle to leverage software to create innovative products. A number of organizational factors conspire to create obstacles to moving fast at scale, including culture, governance, and financial management, and the application of portfolio and program management strategies that do not take advantage of the unique characteristics of software. Read more.
9:00am–5:00pm Wednesday, 05/27/2015
Location: Camino Real Room
Jay Edwards (Meangrape, Inc.)
Average rating: **...
(2.50, 2 ratings)
Distributed systems is a term that is starting to include computing in its most general case. Multi-threaded, multi-core, NUMA systems have a lot in common with multi-datacenter, multi-server systems. This commonality is what makes the study of distributed systems a valuable lingua franca. During this seminar you will learn about the various fundamental underlying principles of distributed design. Read more.
9:00am–5:00pm Wednesday, 05/27/2015
Location: Alameda Room
Austin Spires (Fastly), Rogier Mulhuijzen (Fastly), Laurie Denness (Bloomberg LP)
This class will be an in-depth analysis of how you can integrate content delivery networks with your stack for drastic performance gains. Students will come away with a deep understanding of CDNs, meaningful techniques that can be immediately applied to real world scenarios (including how your CDN can help in dire situations), and resources for more advanced learning and continued education. Read more.
9:00am–5:00pm Wednesday, 05/27/2015
Location: Cypress Room
Jennifer Davis (Microsoft), Ryn Daniels (HashiCorp)
Average rating: ***..
(3.67, 3 ratings)
In this one-day introductory training, you will identify actionable strategies and tools that can be used to leverage DevOps to implement noticeable, long-lasting improvements to your culture and development processes in your environment, regardless of your level and role. Read more.