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

Sarah Wells
Technical Director, Operations and Reliability, Financial Times

Website | @sarahjwells

Sarah Wells is technical director for operations and reliability at the Financial Times. A developer with 15 years of experience, Sarah has led delivery teams across consultancy, financial services, and media. Over the last few years, she has developed a deep interest in operability, observability, and DevOps. Previously, she led work on FT’s semantic publishing platform, which makes it easy to discover and access all the FT’s published content via APIs in a common and flexible format. That project focused on Go, microservices, containerization, Kubernetes, and how to influence teams to do the right things.

Sessions

4:00pm–4:55pm Monday, October 1, 2018
Cloud Computing Day with Kubernetes
Location: Sutton Center
Sarah Wells (Financial Times), Brendan Burns (Microsoft), Kris Nova (Independent), Alice Goldfuss (GitHub)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 2 ratings)
Join this panel on the future of Kubernetes, as Sarah Wells, Brendan Burns, Kris Nova, and Alice Goldfuss explore upcoming challenges and opportunities. Read more.
4:45pm–5:25pm Wednesday, October 3, 2018
Kubernetes
Location: Beekman/Sutton North Level: Intermediate
Secondary topics:  Systems Architecture & Infrastructure
Sarah Wells (Financial Times)
The Financial Times recently migrated its content platform to Kubernetes. Join Sarah Wells to find out what it takes to migrate 150+ microservices from one container stack to another without affecting the existing production users and while the rest of your teams are working on delivering new functionality. Read more.