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Containers & Microservices Bootcamp at @CloudExpo | #DevOps #Microservices

The immersive two-day workshop will provide you with everything you wanted to know about containers & microservices

SYS-CON Events announced today the Containers & Microservices Bootcamp, being held November 3-4, 2015, in conjunction with 17th Cloud Expo,@ThingsExpo, and @DevOpsSummit at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.

This is your chance to get started with the latest technology in the industry. Combined with real-world scenarios and use cases, the Containers and Microservices Bootcamp, led by Janakiram MSV, a Microsoft Regional Director, will include presentations as well as hands-on demos and comprehensive walkthroughs.

Register for Containers & Microservices Bootcamp Here!

Containerization and microservices are the hottest trends in the world of distributed computing. They are revolutionizing the way software is designed, developed and deployed. The container phenomenon is impacting architects, developers and system administrators. From large cloud providers to enterprises to startups, every player in the ecosystem is impacted by the container revolution. The rise of containers is driving the adoption of microservices. Emerging technologies like Docker, rkt, LXD, and Hyper-V Containers are making it easy for developers and SysOps professionals to utilize container technology in their microservices architecture.

He will introduce you to Docker and its dynamic ecosystem. You will understand how the microservices architecture is different from current distributed computing models. We will show you how to design, develop and deploy microservices on AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud Platform. With dedicated sessions for Amazon EC2 Container Services, AWS Lambda, Google Container Engine and Microsoft Service Fabric, this Bootcamp covers the entire spectrum of microservices.

You will get a thorough overview of the orchestration tools such as Kubernetes, Mesosphere, Flocker and Docker Swarm. The immersive two-day workshop will provide you with everything you wanted to know about microservices.

What are the objectives of the Containers & Microservices Bootcamp?

  • Introduce the concept of containers
  • Introduce Docker and its ecosystem consisting of PaaS, IaaS and orchestration tool providers
  • Highlight differences between traditional application design and containerized applications
  • Demonstrate porting existing web applications to Docker
  • Compare the scheduling and orchestration tools
  • Introduce microservices architecture
  • Discuss the tools and platforms for deploying microservices
  • Demonstrate deploying microservices on top cloud platforms

Who can attend the Containers & Microservices Bootcamp?

  • IT Consultants
  • Specialists (IT, security, infrastructure, services, systems, test)
  • IT Developers
  • System Administrators
  • System Integrators
  • Architects
  • Consultants
  • IT Management

What are the prerequisites to attend Containers & Microservices Bootcamp?

  • Basic understanding of application development
  • Experience in operating systems and networking
  • Basic overview of virtualization and cloud computing

Agenda
Day 1

The Shift to Containers and Microservices
This session will introduce the core concepts of containers and microservices. We will discuss the evolution of containers and its impact on web-scale computing. You will understand the value containers deliver in the era of cloud-native and web-scale computing.

Getting Started with Docker
This session introduces Docker and its architecture. You will learn everything from installing Docker and writing a "Hello World" containerized application.

Advanced Docker
This session builds upon the previous one by introducing advanced concepts of Docker such as the tools, registry, storage volumes, and networking. You will learn how to move containers from your development environment to production.

Exploring the Docker Ecosystem
As one of the most popular open source projects, Docker enjoys a vibrant ecosystem. We will explore the tools developed by the broader ecosystem to manage containerized applications. You will understand how the community is driving the container revolution and what Open Container Project (OCP) means to you.

Day 2

A Closer Look at Microservices Architecture
This session will introduce the key concepts of microservices. We will explore the principles of Twelve-Factor Apps in the context of containers and microservices. You will understand the best practices to follow and common pitfalls to avoid when designing composed applications based on microservices. !

Using Kubernetes and Google Container Engine
Google is one of the key contributors of the container ecosystem. We will understand how Kubernetes helps in deploying and managing microservices. The concepts will be extended to Google Container Engine (GKE), a hosted microservices platform managed by Google.

Designing Microservices with AWS
AWS has two services aligned with the microservices paradigm - AWS Lambda and Amazon EC2 Container Service. We will explore both these services through real-world scenarios.

Microservices on Microsoft Azure
Microsoft invested heavily in containers and microservices. We will explore the concepts of Microsoft Service Fabric, Hyper-V Containers and deploying microservices on Azure.

About the Instructor
Janakiram MSV is the Principal Analyst at Janakiram & Associates. He was the founder and CTO of Get Cloud Ready Consulting, a niche Cloud Migration and Cloud Operations firm that recently got acquired by Aditi Technologies. Through his speaking, writing and analysis, he helps businesses take advantage of the emerging technologies.

He is a Microsoft Regional Director for Hyderabad, India. He is one of the first few Microsoft Certified Azure Professionals in India. He is also one of the first few professionals with Amazon Certified Solution Architect, Amazon Certified Developer and Amazon Certified SysOps Administrator credentials. He is recognized by Google as the Google Developer Expert (GDE) for his contribution to the Cloud community.

Janakiram is a contributor at Forbes covering cloud computing, DevOps and IoT. He was a Senior Analyst with the Gigaom Research analyst network where he analyzed the Cloud Services landscape. He is a Guest Faculty at the International Institute of Information Technology (IIIT-H) where he teaches Cloud Computing, Containers, Big Data, DevOps to the students enrolled for the Masters course.

He has worked at world-class product companies including Microsoft Corporation, Amazon Web Services and Alcatel-Lucent. His last role was with Amazon Web Services as the Technology Evangelist where he joined them as the first employee in India. Prior to that, he spent 10 years at Microsoft Corporation where he was involved in selling, marketing and evangelizing the Microsoft Application Platform and Tools. At the time of leaving Microsoft, he was a Cloud Architect focused on Windows Azure.

Register FREE Before Friday! ▸ Here
Your registration includes:

▸ DevOps sessions
▸ Containers sessions
▸ Microservices sessions

The @DevOpsSummit at Cloud Expo - to be held November 3-5, 2015, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, California - will expand the DevOps community, enable a wide sharing of knowledge, and educate delegates and technology providers alike. Recent research has shown that DevOps dramatically reduces development time, the amount of enterprise IT professionals put out fires, and support time generally. Time spent on infrastructure development is significantly increased, and DevOps practitioners report more software releases and higher quality.

DevOps Summit 2015 Silicon Valley
(November 3-5, 2015, Santa Clara Convention Center, CA)

DevOps Summit 2016 New York
(June 7-9, 2016, Javits Center, Manhattan)


Photo: @DevOpsSummit Silicon Valley, November 2014

Speaking Proposals Open
The 5th International @DevOpsSummit, co-located with 17th International Cloud Expo - being held November 3-5, 2015, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA - announces that its Call for Papers is open. Born out of proven success in agile development, cloud computing, and process automation, DevOps is a macro trend you cannot afford to miss.
Submit your speaking proposal today! ▸ Here

Sponsorship Opportunities Open
@DevOpsSummit, taking place Nov 3-5, 2015, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA, is co-located with 17th Cloud Expo and will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world.
Sponsor @DevOpsSummit ▸ Here
Download Show Prospectus ▸ Here

DevOps Summit Power Panel | Balancing the Three Pillars of DevOps

In this @DevOpsSummit Power Panel - moderated by Andi Mann (founder of @Sageable) - Shannon Williams, co-founder of Rancher Labs; Haseeb Budhani, co-founder and CEO of Soha; and Dalibor Siroky, Director and co-founder atPlutora; discussed how to balance these three pillars of DevOps, where to focus attention (and resources), where organizations might slip up with the wrong focus, how to manage change and risk in all three areas, what is possible and what is not, where to start, and especially how new structures, processes, and technologies can help drive a new DevOps culture.

Microservices & IoT Power Panel at @DevOpsSummit
Buzzword Alert: Microservices and IoT at a DevOps conference? What could possibly go wrong?

In this Power Panel at @DevOpsSummit, moderated by Jason Bloomberg, president of Intellyx, panelists Roberto Medrano, Executive Vice President atAkana; Lori MacVittie, Evangelist for F5 Networks; and Troy Topnik, ActiveState's Technical Product Manager; and Otis Gospodnetić, founder ofSematext; peeled away the buzz and discuss the important architectural principles behind implementing IoT solutions for the enterprise. As remote IoT devices and sensors become increasingly intelligent, they become part of our distributed cloud environment, and we must architect and code accordingly. At the very least, you'll have no problem filling in your buzzword bingo cards.

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Dalibor Siroky of Plutora ▸ Video
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Site 24x7 (@Site24x7) booth at @DevOpsSummit New York

Containers & Microservices Expo To Be Colocated with @DevOpsSummit Silicon Valley, November 3-5, 2015 at the Santa Clara Convention Center, CA
SYS-CON Events announced on June 9, 2015 at the Javits Center that the 2nd "Containers & Microservices Conference" will take place November 3-5, 2015, at the Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, CA, and the "Third Containers & Microservices Conference" will take place June 7-9, 2016, at Javits Center in New York City.

Containers and microservices have become topics of intense interest throughout the cloud developer and enterprise IT communities.

Microservices focuses on the business and technology of the software architecture design pattern, in which complex applications are composed of small, independent processes communicating with each other using language-agnostic APIs.

Containers are not being considered for the first time by the cloud community, but a current era of re-consideration has pushed them to the top of the cloud agenda.

Rather than just stuff an OS into a container, for example, developers and deployers should consider a spectrum of microservices and what they can do.

New York and Silicon Valley Sponsors and Exhibitors
During our last New York and Silicon Valley events, over 12,000 (audited) delegates registered and participated in the world's largest DevOpsContainers, and Microservices show, colocated with Cloud Expo. Our conference delegates met with over 150 of the world's leading technology pioneers that were among the sponsors and exhibitors, including:


@DevOpsSummit New York (June 9-11, 2015) Actifio Booth at the Javits Center

Acision, Actifio, ActiveState, AgilePoint, AIC , Akana, AlertLogic, Ambernet, Amplidata, Apacer Memory America Inc., Appcore, AppDynamics, AppZero, Aria Systems, Arista Networks, Automic, Avere Systems, Axis Communications, B2CLOUD, Basic6, Bestwebdesignagencies.com, Bitium, Blue Box , BMC, BroadSoft, Brother , Bsquare, BUMI, CA, Inc., Calm.io, CenturyLink, Ciqada, CiRBA, Cisco, Cloudant, an IBM Company, Cloudian, CoalFire, CodeFutures, COLUMN Technologies, CommVault, connect2.me, Connected Data, CrashPlan/Code42, Creative Business Solutions , Cynny Italia S.r.l, Dasher, dcVAST, DEAC, Dell, DevOps.com, Distrix , DragonGlass, Dyn, Edgecast , ElasticBox, Emcien, Endstream Communications/Open Data Centers, EnterpriseDB, e-SignLive, by Silanis, Esri, Evident.io, FierceDevOps, FireHost, Genband, Gigamon, GoodData, Gridstore, Harbinger Group , IAPP, IBM, IDenticard Access Control, Imperva,


SYS-CON Media CEO Carmen Gonzalez (@GonzalezCarmen) at the Javits Center, Manhattan the day before @DevOpsSummit New York 2015 opens

IndependenceIT, Infor, InMage, Innodisk, Intelligent Systems, Isomorhpic , ITinvolve, iwNetworks, Ixia, iXsystems , Jelastic, Kintone, KOTRA , Liaison, Litmus Automation, MangoApps, Matrix.org, MediaTek Labs, MetraTech (now part of Ericsson), Microsoft, Navisite, Net Access , Nimble Storage, NuoDB, Inc., Objectivity, OMG, Open Data Centers, OpenCrowd, Optimal Design, Oracle, OutSystems, Parasoft, Peak10, Peer 1 Hosting, PluralSight, Plutora, ProfitBricks, PubNub, Quality Technology Services , Quantum, Qubell, RackWare , Rancher Labs, Red Hat, r-evolutionapp , RingStor, Robomq.io, SafeLogic, SAP, ScaleMP, Seagate, Secure Infrastructure & Services, Sematext , SendGrid , Serena Software, Sherweb, SimpleECM, Site 24x7, Smartvue Corporation, SOASTA, SoftLayer, an IBM Company, SoftwareAG, Soha, Solgenia, SPAN Systems, Spirent, StackIQ, Stateless Networks, Storpool, Stratogent, Stratoscale, Supermicro, SUSE, Tau Institute, Telecity, Telehouse, Telestax, The New York Times , The Vision Times, TierPoint, TMCnet, Transparent Cloud Computing Consortium, Tufin, Ulunsoft, Utimaco, VASCO Data Security, Veeam, Verizon Enterprise Solutions, Vicom Computer Services, VictorOps, Virtustream, VITRIA Technology, Vormetric, WHOA.com, Will Jaya, Windstream, WSM - Website Movers International, Zentera Systems, Zerto.


Two @DevOpsSummit New York faculty mebers, Docker's John Willis (@botchagalupe) with Docker's Jerome Petazzoni (@jpetazo) on the expo floor


Rancher Labs booth at @DevOpsSummit New York was packed for three days

About SYS-CON Media & Events
SYS-CON Media (www.sys-con.com) has since 1994 been connecting technology companies and customers through a comprehensive content stream - featuring over forty focused subject areas, from Cloud Computing to Web Security - interwoven with market-leading full-scale conferences produced by SYS-CON Events. The company's internationally recognized brands include among others Cloud Expo® (@CloudExpo), Big Data Expo® (@BigDataExpo), DevOps Summit(@DevOpsSummit), @ThingsExpo® (@ThingsExpo), Containers Expo(@ContainersExpo) and Microservices Expo (@MicroservicesE).

Cloud Expo®, Big Data Expo® and @ThingsExpo® are registered trademarks of Cloud Expo, Inc., a SYS-CON Events company.

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Carmen Gonzalez is the co-founder, president, and CEO of SYS-CON Media, Cloud Expo, Inc. and Ulitzer, Inc.

Carmen has been in charge of SYS-CON's sales and marketing functions since 1994. Under her leadership, the company was named by Inc 500, among the fastest growing 500 privately held companies in North America three years in a row.

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