Tim Kadlec and Patrick Meenan explain how the construction of websites and applications impacts performance as well as how to quickly debug and resolve performance issues. Tim and Patrick dive into how browsers work, how web pages are delivered, backend and frontend issues, optimizations, and techniques to get the best performance and provide hands-on experience for working on web performance.
Continuous integration, delivery, and deployment with Docker
Karl Isenberg (Mesosphere)
Karl Isenberg demonstrates how to build and roll out containerized applications in an automated fashion and outlines best practices around Docker image builds, taking footprint and security aspects into consideration.
Managing modern infrastructure with Terraform and Consul
Seth Vargo (Google)
Seth Vargo walks you through modern infrastructure paradigms and techniques such as immutable infrastructure, service discovery, modern security, and application deployments using Terraform and Consul so you can spend more time doing the important things in life.
Introduction to engineering leadership: Building better people ops
Marcus Blankenship (MarcusBlankenship.com)
Engineers who become managers are experts at the technical aspects of their job, but they are often unprepared for the human and political challenges they face. Marcus Blankenship teaches engineering leaders a framework for building strong relationships with their teams, creating a driven culture, and communicating upward and outward to benefit their teams.
Break: Morning Coffee Service | Morning Break: 10:30am - 11:00am