Houston, TX, April 25, 2018, 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
- Location: Omni Houston Hotel at Westside, 13210 Katy Freeway, Houston, TX
- Time: 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. local time
- Date: Wednesday, April 25, 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
- DevOps engineer
- Application architect
- Infrastructure architect
- Infrastructure specialist
- Enterprise architect
Know before you go
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)
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.
For all attendees:
- A laptop with Windows, Linux, or MacOS
- An SSH client is required with the ability to use private key authentication.
- Windows users are recommended to use PuTTY.
Wednesday, April 25
|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|
About the hosts
Cloud Storage Solutions Architect
Shawn 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.
Senior Solutions Architect
Robert is a senior solutions architect with Red Hat specializing in OpenShift and container-focused solutions. He has 15 years of IT experience, mostly in the financial services industry. Robert’s had various roles, from developer to administrator to architect, and is well-versed in the challenges each bring. He works with customers to solve problems and has worked with OpenShift and containers exclusively the last few years.
Omni Houston Hotel at Westside
13210 Katy Freeway