Where Do We Go From Here?

Velocity Culture, Beekman Parlor
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If we all retired today, and left for a remote, Internet-less island, would the people left behind be able to pick up where we left off?

A talk on what has happened over the past thirty years of operations eduction, the culture we have developed, and a brief exploration in to how we got here.

A look into where we are going, where the world will take us, and what we can do to shape it.

Mike volunteers as Chief Editor for Ops School, and is involved in attempting to model the future of education of operations engineers, as well as an avid Open Source contributor.
He has lived and worked in Israel for most of his professional life, before moving to New York City to explore the world.
He gets paid as the Director of Technical Operations for Datadog in NYC

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Tyler Mike


Mike is a long-time systems engineer, building a variety of platforms with all technologies.
Currently the Director of Technicals Operations at Datadog, he focuses on delivering scalable platforms with short turnaround times via automation.
He contributes to Chef, Ops School, Vagrant, Veewee, and many other open source projects.
Sometimes he writes a few of his own.

When he’s not working, he’s a roller derby referee and licensed skydiver.


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