Microservices, Containers, APIs & Integration Day

  • December 6, 2018
  • Palo Alto, CA
  • Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel
Red Hat and Vizuri

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Join Red Hat, your peers, and IT industry leaders at our Microservices, Containers, APIs and Integration Day on December 6 in Palo Alto. During this full day event, you will hear from Red Hat and Levvel open source experts who will discuss new development technologies and introduce new kinds of integration solutions.

  • Navigating cloud adoption and the trends that challenge and inspire developers.
  • Enabling DevOps across applications and integrations.
  • Connecting and collaborating with APIs and microservices.
  • Integrating Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) across environments.



  • CXO’s and VP’s

  • Directors

  • IT Managers

  • Architects

  • Developers



  • Integrating cloud-native applications
  • Enabling a DevOps capability across applications and integrations
  • Connecting and collaborating with APIs and microservices
  • Integrating Software-as-a-Service across environments


After these informative discussions, we would like you to join us for a networking happy hour where you will have the opportunity to discuss with your peers and Red Hat experts on how to stay ahead of the curve.

If you need additional information, please contact Judy Breedlove.


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Session abstracts and speakers to be announced soon.

December 6, 2018
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.


9:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.

Opening Remarks: Why Open source and why Agile integration

9:15 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

The three pillars of Agile Integration: Connector, Container & API
David Codelli - Product Marketing Manager, Red Hat

10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

Transforming the IT Landscape with APIs
Steven Willmott - Senior Director and Head of API Infrastructure, Red Hat

10:45 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.


11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Experts Panel w/ Q&A
All presenters, moderated by Sal Aguirre - Sr. Middleware Solutions Architect Manager, Red Hat

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.


1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

API Management and Service Mesh
Erik Melander - Co-Founder and CEO, Astellent

1:45 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

An API-focused approach for Agile Integration
Keith Babo - Product Management Director, Integration, Red Hat

2:30 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.


2:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Microservices, containers and event-driven architecture - key factors in agile integration

3:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.

Closing Remarks / Next Steps / Reception starts

3:45 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.


*Agenda times may vary slightly

Please register now to secure your spot for this exclusive invitation-only event as there is limited seating available.


Keith Babo

Product Management Director, Integration at Red Hat

Keith Babo is a product manager fo Red Hat Fuse and 3scale API Management at Red Hat. Prior to joining product management, Keith was a core developer in the JBoss division of Red Hat, where he founded and served as project lead for the open source project SwitchYard.


David Codelli

Product Marketing Manager at Red Hat

David Codelli is a Product Marketing Manager at Red Hat Software. A 25-year veteran of business integration, David worked on complex systems and applications in health care, financial services, aerospace, and manufacturing before assuming leadership roles in product management and marketing. He has worked with many leading edge companies including Sun Microsystems, Verizon, McKesson, and General Atomics. David has a deep understanding of information security and governance, enterprise integration, distributed systems, and cloud platforms. He holds a bachelor's degree in Information and Computer Science from Georgia Tech.


Erik Melander

Co-Founder and CEO of Astellent

Erik Melander is co-founder and CEO of Astellent, a consulting company that improves how software is designed, developed, and delivered to help organizations achieve more. You can learn more at: https://www.astellent.com.

Previously, Erik has held a wide range of leadership positions across a broad array of computer technology disciplines, including systems architecture, data science, and software development.


Steven Willmott

Senior Director and Head of API Infrastructure at Red Hat

Steven Willmott is a Senior Director and Head of API Infrastructure at Red Hat. He was previously the CEO of 3scale Inc, one of the worlds leading API Management providers and now part of Red Hat. His background spans distributed systems, Web Services, SOA and APIs. He is a founding member of the Open API Initiative, the API Strategy and Practice conference, API Commons and APIs.json. Steven is also a frequent public speaker on the business and architectural challenges of APIs and Platforms.

Travel Information

Date: Thursday, December 6, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. PST

Location: Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel
625 El Camino Real
Palo Alto, CA 94301

If you have any questions please send us an email.