Event

Containers and Cloud-Native Roadshow Dallas

  • April 19, 2018
  • 7121 Bishop Road, Plano, TX
  • Dallas/Plano Marriott at Legacy Town Center

Plano, TX, April 19, 2018, 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.

  • Location: Dallas/Plano Marriott at Legacy Town Center, 7121 Bishop Road, Plano, TX
  • Time: 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. local time
  • Date: Thursday, April 19, 2018

What you'll learn

Dev Team Track:

  • Introduction to cloud-native applications
  • Building microservices with Wildfly Swarm, Spring Boot, and Eclipse Vert.x
  • Increasing developer productivity with containers
  • Resilient and fault-tolerant microservices' continuous integration and continuous delivery

Ops Team Track:

  • OpenShift and container-native storage fundamentals
  • Introduction to OpenShift platform management
  • Introduction to application management on OpenShift
  • Application storage management with container-native storage

About the event

The Containers and Cloud-Native Roadshow is a unique hands-on experience for building, deploying, and managing containerized cloud-native applications using industry-standard open source technologies. The event is focused on educating and enabling attendees based on their role (Ops or Dev), and you'll learn how Red Hat® OpenShift changes the way you run mission critical applications. Learn how a secure container platform from Red Hat and Intel enables fast and flexible application delivery using microservices and DevOps methodologies. Together, Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform and the Intel Xeon Scalable platform provide a high-performance, security-focused container foundation. With it, you can deliver modern, high-value applications and features faster.

Who should attend

Dev Track:

  • Developer
  • DevOps engineer
  • Application architect

Ops Track:

  • Directors
  • Infrastructure architect
  • Infrastructure specialist
  • Enterprise architect

Know before you go

Operations Track:
Participants should have a systems administration/storage/operations focus, with the following suggested tools and/or skills:

  • An SSH client on your laptop (PuTTY for Windows preferred)
  • Competency on the Linux® command line
  • A general/high-level understanding of Linux containers (e.g., Docker, CRI-O, etc.)
  • A general/high-level understanding of authentication (e.g., LDAP/AD)

Developer Track:
Participants are expected to be familiar with general application development concepts and have basic skills with the following:

  • Java programming
  • Apache Maven build tool
  • Linux command line
  • Containers and Docker

About Red Hat OpenShift

Built on proven open source technologies, Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform lets you streamline and automate development processes and accelerate product life cycles by giving developers more control over their environment and a wider choice of tools and components.

Requirements

For all attendees:

  • A laptop with Windows, Linux, or MacOS
  • Wi-Fi

Ops Track:

  • An SSH client is required with the ability to use private key authentication.
  • Windows users are recommended to use PuTTY.

Dev Track:

  • A modern browser with JavaScript and cookies enabled

Thursday, April 19

8:30 – 9 a.m. Registration/networking – break into Ops and Dev tracks
9 – 9:30 a.m. Introductions and overview – what to expect from the day
9:40 – 10:20 a.m. Hands-on lab
10:30 – 10:45 a.m. Break
10:45 a.m. – 12 p.m. Hands-on lab
12 – 1 p.m. Lunch
1 – 2:30 p.m. Hands-on lab
2:30 – 2:45 p.m. Break
2:45 – 4 p.m. Closing remarks and questions
4 p.m. Day ends

Thank you for your interest. Online registration is closed at this time. Questions? Please contact infrastructure@redhat.com.

About the hosts

John Gammon

Senior Solutions Architect

Red Hat

Since 1998, John has worked as a software engineer, lead architect and pre-sales solution architect to help companies in a myriad of industries deliver applications faster. Previously at Oracle and now at Red Hat, John has worked on strategic customer initiatives and crafted technical solutions that explore new boundaries in enterprise architecture. Since joining Red Hat, John has focused on OpenShift and how this suite of community-inspired innovation is transforming the way IT groups deliver and manage applications at scale.

Christian Hernandez

Sr. Solutions Architect — OpenShift Tiger Team

Red Hat

Christian Hernandez is a Sr. Solutions Architect and an OpenShift specialist at Red Hat and is passionate about open source and what it brings to application development. His background includes infrastructure, front-end web development, and enterprise architecture. He has used open solutions throughout his career and is passionate about sharing that with others.

Shawn Houston

Cloud Storage Solutions Architect

Red Hat

Shawn Houston is a Red Hat Cloud Storage Solutions Architect bringing over 20 years of High Performance Computing experience to his position. Shawn has been a Red Hat Certified Engineer for more than a decade with a diverse background in programming, security, HPC cluster architecture, and storage systems.

Travel Information

Location

Dallas/Plano Marriott at Legacy Town Center

7121 Bishop Road
Plano, TX