Build Systems that Drive Business
Sep 30–Oct 1, 2018: Training
Oct 1–3, 2018: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY
 
Madison
Murray Hill West (A)
Morgan Suite
Beekman/Sutton North
9:00am Kubernetes 101 Bridget Kromhout (Microsoft)
1:30pm Serverless APIs with AWS Lambda and API Gateway Bill Boulden (ClearView Social)
5:00pm Ignite Velocity New York (sponsored by Oracle Dyn) | Room: Beekman/Sutton North
Sutton South/Regent Parlor
9:00am Tracing polyglot systems: An OpenTracing tutorial Yuri Shkuro (Uber Technologies), Prithvi Raj (Uber), Won Jun Jang (Uber)
1:30pm Chaos engineering bootcamp Tammy Butow (Gremlin), Ana Medina (Gremlin), Patrick Higgins (Gremlin)
Nassau
9:00am Ansible for SRE teams James Meickle (Quantopian)
1:30pm Monitoring your containers correctly Michael Kehoe (LinkedIn)
Sutton Center
9:00am Cloud Computing Day with Kubernetes (Sponsored by Kenzan and Mesosphere) Sébastien Goasguen (TriggerMesh), Ryan Gregg (Google), James Wen (Spotify), Arun Gupta (Amazon), Dan Mennell (Mesosphere), Ria Bhatia (Microsoft), Bryan Liles (Heptio), Ian Crosby (Container Solutions), Dave Stenglein (Kenzan), Brendan Burns (Microsoft), Richard Li (Datawire), Sarah Wells (Financial Times), Brendan Burns (Microsoft), Kris Nova (VMware), Alice Goldfuss (GitHub), Daniel Bryant (Datawire), Idit Levine (solo.io)
Murray Hill East (B)
9:00am Attack trees: Security modeling for Agile teams Michael Brunton-Spall (Bruntonspall Ltd)
1:30pm Smart networking with service meshes Anubhav Mishra (HashiCorp)
7:00pm Velocity Dine-Around | Room: Various Locations
12:30pm Lunch | Room: Rhinelander
9:00am-5:00pm (8h)
Docker tools and workflows: From app development to production clusters (Day 2)
Bret Fisher (DevOps Consultant)
Docker Captain Bret Fisher teaches you how to create containers, images, networks, and more using Docker Compose. Join in to practice your DevOps skills with a full day deploying multitier apps on server clusters with Swarm and other tools. This hands-on course covers over 50% of what’s needed for the Docker DCA certification.
9:00am-5:00pm (8h)
Kubernetes bootcamp: Deploying and scaling microservices (Day 2)
Jérôme Petazzoni (ENIX SAS)
Kubernetes has a reputation for being complex to set up and operate, but that doesn't have to be the case. Join Jérôme Petazzoni to explore Kubernetes concepts and architecture and learn how to use it to deploy and scale your applications. The content is suitable to all kinds of deployment models, from the cloud (AKS, EKS, GKE, kops, etc.) to on-premises.
9:00am-5:00pm (8h)
Certified Kubernetes Application Developer (CKAD) prep + exam (Day 2)
Sébastien Goasguen (TriggerMesh)
Can you develop and maintain applications using Kubernetes? That’s the question more employers are asking these days. Take the next step in your career by becoming a Certified Kubernetes Application Developer. You get a full day of test prep from O’Reilly’s top Kubernetes trainer and the opportunity to take the exam on-site, leaving an official Certified Kubernetes Application Developer.
9:00am-12:30pm (3h 30m) DevOps and SRE Systems Architecture & Infrastructure
Kubernetes 101
Bridget Kromhout (Microsoft)
Bridget Kromhout walks you through launching clusters and details all the moving parts you need to know about to use Kubernetes in production.
1:30pm-5:00pm (3h 30m) Systems Engineering and Architecture Systems Architecture & Infrastructure
Serverless APIs with AWS Lambda and API Gateway
Bill Boulden (ClearView Social)
Serverless architectures remove load from web servers and scale flawlessly to handle any volume while keeping you from paying for an instant of wasted idle time. Bill Boulden walks you through creating a functioning serverless API that coexists alongside conventionally served web pages using AWS Lambda and API Gateway.
5:00pm-6:30pm (1h 30m)
Ignite Velocity New York (sponsored by Oracle Dyn)
Ignite is happening at Velocity on Monday, October 1. Join us for a fun, high-energy evening of five-minute talks—all aspiring to live up to the Ignite motto: Enlighten us, but make it quick.
9:00am-12:30pm (3h 30m) Monitoring, Observability, and Performance Systems Monitoring & Orchestration
Tracing polyglot systems: An OpenTracing tutorial
Yuri Shkuro (Uber Technologies), Prithvi Raj (Uber), Won Jun Jang (Uber)
Priyanka Sharma and Yuri Shkuro demonstrate how distributed tracing works and how to employ it in the development and operations of your applications in the programming language of your choice: Java, Go, Python, Node.js, C#, or C++.
1:30pm-5:00pm (3h 30m) DevOps and SRE Resilient, Performant & Secure Distributed Systems
Chaos engineering bootcamp
Tammy Butow (Gremlin), Ana Medina (Gremlin), Patrick Higgins (Gremlin)
Chaos engineering is the discipline of experimenting on a distributed system in order to build confidence in the system’s capability to withstand turbulent conditions in production. Tammy Butow, Ana Medina, and Patrick Higgins lead a hands-on deep dive into chaos engineering, covering the tools and practices you need to implement it in your organization.
9:00am-12:30pm (3h 30m) DevOps and SRE Systems Monitoring & Orchestration
Ansible for SRE teams
James Meickle (Quantopian)
Ansible is a "batteries included" automation, configuration management, and orchestration tool that's fast to learn and flexible enough for any architecture. Join James Meickle to get started with Ansible, with an eye toward sustainable development in cloud environments.
1:30pm-5:00pm (3h 30m) Microservices and Containers Systems Monitoring & Orchestration
Monitoring your containers correctly
Michael Kehoe (LinkedIn)
Michael Kehoe walks you through building a small monitoring utility for cgroup containers to illustrate best practices in container monitoring. You'll explore various cgroup constraints and learn how to specifically monitor for each of them to ensure that your application is behaving as expected. Along the way, Michael shares tricks and tips about monitoring containerized applications.
9:00am-5:00pm (8h)
Cloud Computing Day with Kubernetes (Sponsored by Kenzan and Mesosphere)
Sébastien Goasguen (TriggerMesh), Ryan Gregg (Google), James Wen (Spotify), Arun Gupta (Amazon), Dan Mennell (Mesosphere), Ria Bhatia (Microsoft), Bryan Liles (Heptio), Ian Crosby (Container Solutions), Dave Stenglein (Kenzan), Brendan Burns (Microsoft), Richard Li (Datawire), Sarah Wells (Financial Times), Brendan Burns (Microsoft), Kris Nova (VMware), Alice Goldfuss (GitHub), Daniel Bryant (Datawire), Idit Levine (solo.io)
Join program host and twenty-year open source veteran, Sebastien Goasguen, for a full day of warts-and-all talks about deploying and maintaining applications using Kubernetes. If you’re passionate about using Kubernetes and related tools to optimize your system infrastructure and build modern systems, you won’t want to miss this day—open to all pass holders.
9:00am-12:30pm (3h 30m)
Attack trees: Security modeling for Agile teams
Michael Brunton-Spall (Bruntonspall Ltd)
Traditional security approaches to threat and risk management are highly optimized to work within a traditional software development lifecycle. Michael Brunton-Spall shares a new approach to reviewing systems along with real-life examples to help you prioritize where to focus security efforts and what sorts of security threats you should worry about.
1:30pm-5:00pm (3h 30m) DevOps and SRE Systems Architecture & Infrastructure
Smart networking with service meshes
Anubhav Mishra (HashiCorp)
Over the past year, service meshes have gained significant interest. Most service meshes have two components: a control plane and a data plane. Anubhav Mishra explains what it takes to build a scalable control and data plane. Anubhav also discusses how HashiCorp Consul provides many features like a distributed key-value store and service discovery that make it ideal for a control plane.
7:00pm-9:00pm (2h)
Velocity Dine-Around
Looking for dinner plans Monday night? Sign up to join a group of fellow attendees for the Velocity Dine-Around. This event is not hosted, so you are responsible for paying your portion of the bill on your own.
12:30pm-1:30pm (1h)
Break: Lunch