Event

Containers and Cloud-Native Roadshow Tampa

  • March 8, 2018
  • Tampa, FL
  • Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay

Tampa, FL, March 8, 2018, 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.

  • Location: Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
  • Time: 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. EST
  • Date: Thursday, March 8, 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. Focused on educating and enabling attendees based on their role (Ops or Dev), you'll learn how Red Hat® OpenShift changes the way you run mission-critical applications.

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, March 8

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

Ravi Gupta

Solution Architect Specialist

Red Hat

Ravi Gupta, solution architect specialist for OpenShift and Containers for Red Hat, is responsible for working closely with customers to develop, deploy, and manage Containers. He recently returned to Red Hat after a brief position as a sales engineer with Mesosphere, a company that helps automate production operations for containers. Previously, he worked in consulting services at Amentra, a provider of systems integration services. Ravi resides in Austin, Texas.

Chakradhar Jonagam

Solutions Architect

Red Hat

Chak is a Solutions Architect with Red Hat and a Cloud Native Compute Foundation Ambassador. He enables Red Hat customers with adoption of open source solutions in their journey towards containerization, cloud adoption, PaaS, DevOps, and microservices. As a Solution Architect Chak has experience working with numerous customers.

He has presented at DevNation Federal / Red Hat Summit and conducted roadshows in many cities. He is an active YouTuber and also a meetup organizer.

Travel Information

Location

Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay

2900 Bayport Drive
Tampa, FL