In-Person Event

Public Sector Red Hat Day Victoria

novembre 28, 2018100 Harbour Road Victoria, BC, V9A 0G1Delta Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort

Get Ready & Go Faster with powerful strategies and cutting-edge technologies!

Come join us, your peers, and IT industry leaders at our annual Public Sector Red Hat Day on November 28, 2018 at the Delta Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort in downtown Victoria, BC.

In response to increasing competitive pressures and market conditions, governments are requiring greater agility to accelerate the delivery of applications and the flexibility to transform internal culture, processes, and architectures.

As technology rapidly evolves, staying ahead of the curve in the journey towards digital transformation can be challenging. At Red Hat Day, we’ll explore how the public sector can transform by adopting powerful strategies and cutting-edge technologies while improving the efficiency, security, and flexibility of their services.

Who should attend:

CXO’s and VP’s, Directors, IT Managers, Architects, Infrastructure Administrators, Developers

What you can expect to learn:

  • building, deploying, and managing containerized cloud-native applications with the 12 factor methodology utilizing industry-standard open source technologies
  • Building microservices architecture, modernizing legacy applications, and API integration
  • Leverage elastic databases running in containerized environments
  • Re-defining your DevOps strategy and culture to accelerate innovation using agile workflows

To conclude, we would like you to join us for a networking session where you will have the opportunity to converse with your peers and Red Hat experts on how to stay ahead of the curve.





8:30am - 9:00pm

Breakfast & Registration

9:00am - 10:20am

A journey towards Digital Transformation

Mike Cardy, Cheif Strategist, Red Hat Canada

10:20am - 10:40am

Morning Break

10:40am - 12:00pm

From monolithic IT to Microservices with Open Innovation Labs

Cory Vokey, Territory Services Manager, Red Hat Canada

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Lunch

1:00pm - 2:00pm

TBD

Industry thought leader - TBD

8:30am - 9:00am

Breakfast & Registration

9:00am - 10:30am

12 factor Methodology for Cloud Native Development

Speaker TBD

10:30am - 10:45am

Morning Break

10:45am - 12:00pm

Microservices & OpenShift

Vasco Neves, Application Platform Sales Specialist, Red Hat Canada

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Lunch

1:00pm - 2:15pm

Microservices with Istio service mesh

Gerald Nunn, Senior Middleware Solutions Architect, Red Hat Canada

2:15pm - 3:15pm

API and Integration

Speaker TBD

3:15pm - 3:30pm

Afternoon Break

3:30pm - 4:15pm

Database in a container platform

Speaker TBD

4:15pm - 5:00pm

Introduction to Ansible Automation

Speaker TBD

Mike Cardy

Red Hat Canada

Mike Cardy

Chief Strategist, Red Hat Canada

Mike is the Chief Technology Strategist for Red Hat in Canada, responsible for evangelizing the digital transformation of business, healthcare and government through investments in open source based software that underpins contemporary major technology innovation trends. Michael brings extensive experience in building enterprise class cloud services, organizational development, technology vision, and business leadership. As the former Global CTO for OnX Enterprise Solutions, Mr. Cardy not only worked with many Fortune 500 companies to formulate IT-enabled business strategies, but also collaborated with his client's to ensure the delivery of the expected business outcomes.

Cory Vokey

Red Hat Canada

Cory Vokey

Territory Services Manager, Red Hat Canada

Cory is a technology executive with two decades of experience in Architecture, Development and IT Operations and Professional Services. In his role at Red Hat he is helping Canadian commercial and public-sector organizations with the move to agile and devops practices. Previous to joining Red Hat, Cory held executive roles within TD Bank and BlackBerry. While AVP Platform Engineering at TD Bank, Cory led a team of over 200 employees. Throughout his 8 year tenure at Blackberry, Cory held operational responsibility for Blackberry’s 60MM subscriber services.
Born and raised in Newfoundland, Cory has held roles throughout Canada, UK and the US. He now resides in Cambridge, ON. Cory is married with two sons and enjoys training in BJJ and Thai Boxing with his two boys.

Paul Turnbull

Red Hat Canada

Paul Turnbull

Senior Solutions Architect, Red Hat Canada

Paul Turnbull is a Senior Solution Architect with Red Hat focusing primarily on Public Sector and the Commercial space in Western Canada. Prior to Red Hat Paul worked as a Principal Systems Engineer with Symantec Software and prior to that Veritas Software.. collectively Paul has over 20 years of experience in DataCenter buildouts and has extensive knowledge in the Infrastructure/data management space. Paul is married with 2 children and in his spare time helps coach baseball and soccer and is also an avid long-distance runner.

Gerald Nunn

Red Hat Canada

Gerald Nunn

Senior Middleware Solutions Architect, Red Hat Canada

Gerald Nunn is a Solution Architect with Red Hat specializing in application development including the JBoss middleware portfolio as well as OpenShift. Prior to joining Red Hat last year, he spent thirteen years as a consultant helping customers architect and implement integration solutions. In his spare time, when not saving the universe in whatever video game he happens to be playing at the moment, he enjoys writing code and working on various open source projects.

Vasco Neves

Red Hat Canada

Vasco Neves

Application Platform Sales Specialist, Red Hat Canada

I’ve have enjoyed the exuberance of the technology industry, both hardware and software for over 35 years with the likes of IT organizations such as Oracle, BEA Systems, EMC, Pyramid Technology, Uniface/CompuWare, Computer Associates, Cullinet and Information Builders.

My current position at Red Hat has allowed me to utilize my experience over many years in technology, the last 18 in middleware, to help customers reach their goals in modernizing their computing platforms and provide leadership and direction for success in cloud strategies and deployments.

Delta Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort (Harbour Room)

Date: November 28 2018

Time: 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Location:  100 Harbour Road Victoria, BC, V9A 0G1

Phone: +1 (647) 299-1990

Website: 
https://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/yyjvo-delta-hotels-victoria-ocean-pointe-resort/