If your life was at least once connected with the development of software products, then you have already heard about DevOps.
Among the leaders and employees of IT companies, today this is no longer considered a new technology: it is simply improved every day. For beginners, DevOps may seem unusual. But both beginners and experts need international experience using the conference
. You can get it at one of the conferences, which are presented below.
Improve development with DevOps
For some, DevOps is just one of the new development approaches.
For others, this is a whole style of thinking. It is noteworthy that the latter reach great heights using DevOps as the philosophy of life for their products and services.
You will never be able to know how this technology
stands out until you experience it in person. But most practicians argue that DevOps can bring many benefits to any product, regardless of industry.
Thanks to thematic conferences,
you can find out what exactly your DevOps team needs, what pitfalls await you and what tools are best to use. In addition, after talking with “colleagues”, you can learn how to organize your team using DevOps.
If you want your software product to become better
, then you just need to get acquainted with this technology. Regardless of whether it will become the main business method
for companies in the future or not, its benefits cannot be underestimated.
O’Reilly Software Architecture Conference
Site: O`Reilly Conference
New York, USA
23-26 February, 2020
The conference organizers provide such training in which participants can keep abreast of the latest trends regarding technologies, frameworks and software development methods
. This event is designed to provide an open platform for communication with experts and real professionals, in order to exchange experiences and their own ideas.
- application architecture;
- Cloud Native;
- DevOps and continuous delivery;
- distributed systems;
- corporate architecture;
Organizers of O’Reilly conferences
always invite the best specialists to their events. Speakers at Software Architecture 2020 will include: Rachel Laycock (CTO ThoughtWorks), Martin Fowler (Chief Scientist ThoughtWorks), George Fairbanks (Software Engineer Google) and many others.
Site: DevOps Days
53 cities, from Tokyo to Toronto
several conferences monthly
depending on the venue)
DevOps Days Toronto 2018
This is a huge series of conferences
that began in 2009 in Ghent, Belgium. It is conducted by volunteers for beginners and advanced developers, managers and executives. From one conference to another vary speakers, and sometimes the format. The key advantage of DevOps Days
is that you can always get to the event, wherever you are.
Depending on the venue, the conference can last one or two days. On average, up to 30 speakers can be found at DevOps Days.
Past speakers included: Gene Kim (founder and CTO Tripwire), Kelsey Hightower (Senior Developer Advocate Google). This year you can meet Giacomo Bagnoli (Production Engineer Facebook), Chen Harel (VP of Product OverOps) and many others.
Visual Studio Live!
Site: Visual Studio Live
Las Vegas (Nevada) 2.
Austin (Texas) 3.
Nashville (Tennessee) 4.
Redmond (Washington) 5.
San Diego (California) 6.
Philadelphia (Pennsylvania) 7.
1-6 March, 2020 2.
30 March – 3 April, 2020 3.
17-21 May, 2020 4.
3-7 August, 2020 5.
27 September – 1 October, 2020 6.
18-22 October, 2020 7.
15-20 November, 2020
$625 – 3115
This year, Visual Studio Live
turns 25 years old. This is one of the longest running conferences among developers around the world. It consists of seminars, round tables, practical sessions and reports of industry leaders. It is worth noting that in addition to 5-day conferences, Visual Studio Live conducts 2-day thematic trainings. Therefore, developers from different countries come here every year.
- DevOps in the spotlight of new products;
- increasing testing speed without loss of quality;
- ensuring the security of the future.
If you manage to attend all 7 conferences, then you will get insights from about 800 speakers. Among them are both executives and senior developers
of world leaders. For example, in Las Vegas, Lori Bars (Staff Software Engineer Gatsby), Marcel de Frey (CTO Xpirit) will give their presentations, and in Nashville - Raj Krishnan (Cloud Solution Architect Microsoft) and Angela Dugan (Director Polaris Solutions).
DevOps Talks Conferences
Site: DevOps Talks
Melbourne (Australia); Oakland (New Zealand); Singapore
18-20 March, 2020; 23-25 March, 2020; 17-19 August, 2020
The DevOps Talks series of conferences attracts leaders and engineers who practice DevOps in startups and leading
corporate companies. World-class speakers from the most modern IT enterprises such as CHEF, Google, New Relic, JFrog will tell you about DevOps as one of the main software development technologies. In 2019, more than 1,000 people from nearly 200 companies worldwide attended DevOps Talks.
- automated management with DevOps;
- achieving business results through DevOps;
- introducing AppSec holistic principles into DevOps.
The list of speakers at DevOps Talks
has always impressed participants and 2020 will not be an exception. When attending the conference, you can hear about the experiences of John Willis (co-founder of Global Transformation Office Red Hat), Jessica Dean (Senior Cloud Advocate Microsoft), Patrick Debois (Director of Devops Relations SNYK) and many others.
PowerShell and DevOps Global Summit
Site: PowerShell and DevOps Global Summit
Bellevue, Washington, USA
27-30 April, 2020
This conference is about Microsoft's PowerShell
automation and configuration tool. It involves members of the product development team, as well as Microsoft MVP, system administrators and other experts. The forum increasingly raises questions about the implementation of DevOps technology, as well as the fight against errors that arise during the development process.
The list of speakers
for 2020 is still filling up. Today it is known for certain that their presentations will be made by: Anthony Howell (founder of theposhwolf.com), Adam Driscoll (developer of PowerShell tools for Visual Studio) and Aaron Nelson (AI Consultant Microsoft).
Continuous Lifecycle London
Site: Continuous Lifecycle
London, Great Britain
13-15 May, 2020
Continuous Lifecycle London 2019
A three-day conference
that brings together the leading leaders of DevOps and Agile conferences
. Participants will be able to learn the best ways to reorganize their software development and operation teams, get an idea of how ChatOps works in existing companies and take their development to a new level.
- best practices for continuous delivery;
- container management with Docker and Kubernetes;
- implementation of new DevOps methods;
- bug tracking.
During the three days of the conference,
you can chat with hundreds of participants from around the world and discuss new ideas regarding the use of DevOps. Also, Sam Newman (formerly a developer at ThoughtWorks, today an independent consultant), Charity Majors (CTO and co-founder of Honeycomb) and Moritz Heiber (DevOps Birth Assistant at ThoughtWorks) will perform with their presentations).
Agile + DevOps West
Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
7-12 June, 2020
This convention brings together practicians seeking to speed up the delivery of reliable and secure software applications. Thanks to industry experts who give insights on using Agile and DevOps concepts,
you can learn how to increase the speed of deployment and product launch, reduce lead time, and more successfully provide new features.
- testing and automation;
- engineering practices of DevOps;
- continuous integration;
- fast and efficient deployment.
By visiting Agile + DevOps
West 2020, you can familiarize yourself with the research of speakers such as Derek Ashmore (Principal Cloud Architect at Asperitas Consulting), Sharon Alvarez (DevOps Trainer at T-Mobile) and others.
DevOps India Summit DOIS 2020
Site: DevOps India Summit DOIS
10-11 July, 2020
is the third iteration of the largest DevOps conference in India. This event is worthy of attention of the audience of all industries. Many experts claim that they do not want to miss DOIS, because it gives a chance to learn something fundamentally new. This year, more than 500 specialists are expected at formal and informal meetings.
- security and management;
- test automation;
- changing approaches to the implementation of DevOps.
We expect from the organizers full information about the conference. So far, only confirmed speakers are: Mark Miller (DevOps Advocate at SonaType), Alan Schimel (CEO and founder of MediaOps), Micro Gering (Global DevOps Lead at Accenture) and Mark Hornbeck (CEO Engineering DevOps Consulting).
18-19 March, 2020
DevSecCon London 2019
DevSecCon is a series of conferences that annually covers up to 10 cities. Despite the fact that in 2020 it will be held in London and Boston, one of the most anticipated conferences was the one to be held in Singapore. Why? It will gather only DevOps practicing developers,
so that in two days of meetings they will share valuable experience and begin to implement it.
- safety as a first necessity;
- security in cloud technologies;
- data protection;
- machine learning vs automation.
The Singapore conference
will bring together more than 350 participants, as well as 20 speakers, including Ratinder Ahuja (founder of ShieldX Networks), Andrew Harcourt (Principal Consultant at ThoughtWorks) and M. Psych (founder and CEO at CRUX Conception).
DevOps Pro Europe 2020
Site: DevOps Pro Europe
24-26 March, 2020
focuses on the basic principles and concepts of the DevOps methodology and demonstrates how to use the most common DevOps templates for developing, deploying and maintaining applications in the on-premises environment and in the cloud. DevOps Pro Europe has been held for several years and during this time has become a major event among developers.