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Tuesday, May 5 • 12:45pm - 1:50pm
Ignite Block

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Kick your DevOps knowledge into gear with a set of 8 Ignite lightning talks. 20 slides on 15 second auto-advance means they get their point across in 5 minutes flat!

Sponsor Shoutout: WP Engine

Scaling Twitter Infrastructure with Mesos - Chris Aniszczyk
Learn lessons from how Twitter killed the fail whale and scaled its infrastructure with Apache Mesos ecosystem technologies.

Sponsor Shoutout: Puppet

How to Résumé - Matt Ray
Your resume is your chance to tell a story, to get past that first line of review and get your foot in the door for an interview. Too many resumes take the wrong approach when trying to land the right job. I have opinions, maybe you'd like to hear them?

Sponsor Shoutout: Jut

Family Systems Theory and DevOps - Seth Goings
Family Systems Theory is a huge topic inside of the already broad topic of psychology. There’s no way to cover it in 5 minutes… or is there? How might Family Systems Theory apply to this wild and crazy trend of DevOps? Could we be leading our DevOps efforts fundamentally wrong? This unique choose-your-own-adventure style Ignite talk will leave you questioning your own leadership and management methods and piquing your interest in becoming a well-differentiated leader.

Sponsor Shoutout: IBM

Building a DevOps Community - Hart Hoover
Lessons learned from starting and organizing the San Antonio DevOps Meetup.

Sponsor Shoutout: Pivotal

IT/Process Orchestration With Jenkins - Aater Suleman
DevOps is about improvement and improving IT and process orchestration is a great place to focus. This talk demonstrates how we’re using Jenkins on the backend to power a front-end dashboard that eases many of the processes needed for continuous integration and regression tests as well as load testing. 

Sponsor Shoutout: Sonatype

Devops In A Brownfields Environment - Douglas Land
Driving devops at a startup running microservces written for the cloud in AWS is one thing, but how do you get started in a datacenter with 10 years of legacy code in production?

Sponsor Shoutout: Rackspace

A docker-machine Workshop In 5 Minutes - Everett Toews
Not a lightning talk, not a lightning demo, this is a lightning workshop. Hands-on with docker-machine for 30 people who are quick enough on the keyboard to curl some credentials. The only pre-requisites are having docker and curl installed.

Sponsor Shoutout: Elastic


Chris Aniszczyk

Chris Aniszczyk is an engineer by trade with a passion for open source and building communities. At Twitter, he created their open source program and leads their open source efforts. For many years he served on the Eclipse Foundation's Board of Directors representing the committer... Read More →

Seth Goings

Seth is the DevTools team lead at ReadyTalk. On weekdays, Seth and his teammates are helping to pave a smoother, and continuous road to production for all of the components that go into ReadyTalk’s web, audio, and video conferencing solutions. On the weekends, Seth tries to live... Read More →

Hart Hoover

Product Engineer, Rackspace
Hart Hoover started his career at Rackspace in 2007 as a Linux Systems Administrator, providing technical support for managed server environments. He moved to the cloud in 2009 to help design and implement the Managed Cloud support model, leading Rackspace to be the #1 Managed Cloud... Read More →

Douglas Land

I'm the director of operations for a startup in austin, texas with deep roots in silicon valley. I'm passionate about devops and automation because I think even sysadmins need vacations.

Matt Ray

Director of Partner Integration, Chef
Matt Ray is an open source hacker working as the Director of Partner Integration for the systems integration platform and company Chef. He is an active open source contributor, resides in Austin, blogs at LeastResistance.net, podcasts on SoftwareDefinedTalk and is @mattray on Twitter... Read More →

Aater Suleman

CEO, Flux7
Aater Suleman is CEO of Flux7, an IT consultancy focused on helping businesses gain agility from cloud infrastructure and DevOps. Aater is a frequent speaker on topics including containers, architecture and DevOps strategies.

Everett Toews

Developer Advocate, Rackspace
The hell with this DevOps stuff. I love spending time with my family. If it's calm outside, we launch rockets. If it's windy, we fly kites.

Tuesday May 5, 2015 12:45pm - 1:50pm CDT
Main Hall The Marchesa, 6226 Middle Fiskville Rd., Austin, TX, 78752

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