Build Systems that Drive Business
Sep 30–Oct 1, 2018: Training
Oct 1–3, 2018: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY

Future-proof your systems and yourself

For 11 years, the O’Reilly Velocity Conference has been the training ground for systems engineers, software developers, and DevOps teams to learn the latest tools and techniques that keep them and their companies competitive and on the cutting-edge.

Join Velocity's experts, industry leaders, and your peers to get practical knowledge that you can take back and apply immediately to your work. Through presentations, training courses, and hands-on tutorials, you'll learn how to create and manage the high-performance, resilient, secure systems that today's organizations rely on.

Whether you're focused on performance, security, containers, automation, team building, monitoring, observability, or cloud-based infrastructure, you'll gain new insights and critical training at Velocity. Register now—because your systems aren't getting any less complex.

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Go beyond a single tool or technology: Velocity's vendor-neutral program covers technologies, frameworks, and methodologies to help you make informed decisions about the tools and processes you need for your day-to-day work.

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Join us at Cloud Computing Day with Kubernetes

Do you build, maintain, network, and/or secure your container-based applications using Kubernetes? Hear valuable lessons learned along the way from expert developers and systems engineers at Cloud Computing Day with Kubernetes.

Velocity Training Courses

Take part in Velocity's unique, in-person, two-day training courses led by expert practitioners. Courses take place September 30 - October 1 and are limited in size to offer a more personal learning experience and enhanced instructor interaction.

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Diversity and inclusion at Velocity

True innovation depends on hearing from, and listening to, people with a variety of perspectives. Here are some initiatives we’ve undertaken to encourage a diversity of ideas, participants, and topics at Velocity.

Women Who Code

Nonprofit partnership
To support diversity in the larger tech community, while Velocity registration is open, we’re raising funds for Women Who Code. Learn more »

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Diversity scholarships
Our Diversity & Inclusion scholarships help members of underrepresented groups participate in our conferences. Learn more »

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Code of Conduct
We're committed to creating a safe and productive environment for everyone at all of our events. Please read our Code of Conduct »


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