Key Upcoming DevOps Conferences in 2018
Industry professionals specializing in DevOps have a plethora of global conferences to choose from in 2018. These conferences provide a great opportunity for networking and sharing of the latest platforms, frameworks, technologies and software developments in the DevOps world.
The list below details some of the major DevOps conferences scheduled to be held this year.
1. DevOps Days
This event, focusing on software development and IT infrastructure operations, is held in several cities across the world each month. Top software professionals, industry leaders and innovators deliver presentations on major topics that include automation, testing, security and organizational culture. Upcoming DevOps Days conferences include:
- New York City, Jan 18-19, 2018
- Charlotte, Feb 22-23, 2018
- Los Angeles, March 9, 2018
- Atlanta, April 17-18, 2018
- Denver, April 17-18, 2018
- Seattle, April 24-25, 2018
- Zurich, May 2-3, 2018
2. DevOps Summit
The DevOps Summit to be held in Amsterdam on January 28, 2017 is expected to bring together DevOps professionals and thought leaders who will brainstorm on topics pertaining to microservices, containers, agility and speed of automation, DevSecOps and ChatOps, among others.
3. O’Reilly Software Architecture Conference
This conference, scheduled to be held in New York City during February 26-28, 2018, is focused on software architecture and includes topics such as continuous delivery, risk reduction, decentralized data management, microservices, etc.
4. PowerShell and DevOps Global Summit
The PowerShell and DevOps Global Summit will focus on Microsoft’s PowerShell automation and configuration tool, and will be held in Bellevue, Washington during April 9-12, 2018.
5. Gartner IT Operations Strategies & Solutions Summit 2018
This conference is scheduled to be held during May 15-17, 2018 in Orlando, Florida and will include several tracks such as DevOps & Agile IT Operations, Cloud & Automation, Emerging Trends in IT Operations, Optimize IT Operations, and Leadership & Strategies.
6. Continuous Lifecycle London
The three-day Continuous Lifecycle London conference during May 15-18, 2018 attracts leading professionals in DevOps, Continuous Delivery, Agile and Containerization, with sessions spanning across compliance in DevOps and the public cloud, infrastructure as code, continuous delivery, implementing microservices, etc.
7. DevOps Con
The DevOps Con conference, which will be held both in German and English, focuses on Continuous Delivery, Docker, Clouds, Microservices and Lean Business. Scheduled to be held during May 28-31, 2018 in Berlin, Germany, the event includes over 60 unique sessions and keynotes covering topics such as cloud computing, microservices, Docker, container technology, continuous delivery, lean business concepts, and shorter delivery cycles.
8. DevOps at Cloud Expo
The DevOps at Cloud Expo event scheduled to be held during June 5-7, 2018 in New York City, will include tracks such as DevOps, Containers, & Microservices; Enterprise Cloud & Digital Transformation; APIs, Cloud Security, & Mobility; Big Data & Analytics; and FinTech & Cloud Hot Topics.
9. DevOps Enterprise Summit (DOES)
The DevOps Enterprise Summit (DOES) conference to be held in London during June 25-26, 2018 and San Francisco (date to be determined), will comprise sessions which enable the sharing of technical and architectural practices required for the efficient development and deployment of software.
10. Jenkins World
The Jenkins World conference scheduled to be held in San Francisco during September 16-19, 2018, will bring together global leaders and practitioners of Jenkins, a Java-based open-source automation server and focus on DevOps, Jenkins community, ecosystem and Cloudbees.
11. IT/Dev Connections
The IT/Dev Connections, which is scheduled to be held during October 15-18, 2018 in Dallas, deep-dives into several topics such as DevOps, virtualization, mobility, cloud & data center, and enterprise collaboration & management. The main tracks of the conference include Development & DevOps, Data Platform & Business Intelligence, Enterprise Collaboration, Enterprise Management, Mobility, Cloud & Data Center, and Security.
Each of the 11 upcoming conferences in 2018 offers an exciting opportunity for you to meet global thought leaders, industry experts, innovators and DevOps professionals from diverse organizations. Attend the DevOps events most suited to your business and leverage the latest DevOps research, strategies and practices.
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