Baruch Sadogursky (a.k.a JBaruch) is the Head of DevOps Advocacy and a Developer Advocate at JFrog. His passion is speaking about technology. Well, speaking in general, but doing it about technology makes him look smart, and 19 years of hi-tech experience sure helps. When he’s not on stage (or on a plane to get there), he learns about technology, people and how they work, or more precisely, don’t work together.
He is a co-author of the Liquid Software book, a CNCF ambassador and a passionate conference speaker on DevOps, DevSecOps, digital transformation, containers and cloud-native, artifact management and other topics, and is a regular at the industry’s most prestigious events including DockerCon, Devoxx, DevOps Days, OSCON, Qcon, JavaOne and many others. You can see some of his talks at jfrog.com/shownotes
John Willis has worked in the IT management industry for more than 35 years. Currently he is Vice President of DevOps and Digital Practices at SJ Technologies. He was formerly Director of Ecosystem Development at Docker. Prior to Docker, Willis was the VP of Solutions for Socketplane (sold to Docker) and Enstratius (sold to Dell). Prior to to Socketplane and Enstratius, Willis was the VP of Training and Services at Opscode, where he formalized the training, evangelism, and professional services functions at the firm. Willis also founded Gulf Breeze Software, an award-winning IBM business partner, which specializes in deploying Tivoli technology for the enterprise. Willis has authored six IBM Redbooks on enterprise systems management and was the founder and chief architect at Chain Bridge Systems.
Nathaniel T. Schutta is a software architect focused on cloud computing and building usable applications. A proponent of polyglot programming, Nate has written multiple books and appeared in various videos. Nate is a seasoned speaker regularly presenting at conferences worldwide, No Fluff Just Stuff symposia, meetups, universities, and user groups. In addition to his day job, Nate is an adjunct professor at the University of Minnesota where he teaches students to embrace (and evaluate) technical change. Driven to rid the world of bad presentations, Nate coauthored the book Presentation Patterns with Neal Ford and Matthew McCullough. Nate recently published Thinking Architecturally available as a free download from Pivotal.
Daniel Stenberg is the founder and lead developer of the curl project. He has worked on HTTP implementations for over twenty years. He has been involved in the HTTPbis working group in IETF for ten years and he worked on the HTTP stack in Firefox for several years at Mozilla. He participates in the QUIC working group and is the author of the widely read documents "HTTP2 explained" and "HTTP/3 explained". Employed by wolfSSL.
The founder of Otomato Software, has got over 20 years of experience in cutting-edge technologies. An expert in technical coaching, the initiator and co-author of the first Israeli DevOps certification course. Anton takes part in international conferences and is known as a great speaker.
Kat Cosgrove is a chronic early-adopter of new technologies and a real-life cyborg. Her professional engineering background is in web development, IoT, and programming education, but today she's a Developer Advocate for JFrog. She loves finding creative solutions for hard problems, especially if they're a little hacky.
When she's not building demos or at a conference, she spends her time gaming, watching e-sports, and working on useless but entertaining side-projects. She also volunteers with area non-profits geared towards getting more women and other underrepresented minorities into tech.
Paul Stack is an infrastructure coder and has spoken at various events throughout the world about his passion for continuous integration, continuous delivery and good operational procedures and why they should be part of what developers and system administrators do on a day to day basis. He believes that reliably delivering software is more important as its development. Paul’s passions are the DevOps and Continuous Delivery movements and how they help the entire business and its customers.
Passionate about helping organizations use awesome tools to focus on what makes them special and drive relevant cultural change. Matt truly believes that DevOps can revolutionize IT, or at least make it more fun to go to work. Speaks at conferences and podcast about this stuff.
Director of Engineering at the British startup ANNA Money. Alexander has experience in implementing microservice architecture, various modern technologies: Kubernetes, Docker, Ansible, Spring Boot. He has more than 13 years of participation in server development, from B2B to social networks. A fan of extreme programming, open source, and modern stuff.
Xander works as a developer advocate at HashiCorp supporting community of Terraform open source users. Things he does include engineering integrations with other company's tools, helping the community find answers to questions about features and practices, and creating demo and presentation content.
Leonid is well acquainted with the development, management, and administration of large scale projects. Before the recent sale of SignalFx at Splunk he served as Executive Vice President of Engineering at SignalFx. He has been engaged in online applications throughout his career starting at one of Israel's first internet providers. His first experience with large scale Java applications was in 2002 when he worked in the second large domain registrar.
Despite his education in psychology, for 14 years Pasha managed to work in a lot of IT areas — system administration, development, management, data engineering, in general, touched almost everything that exists in IT. More than 10 years ago he started practicing DevOps and never focused on just one thing. Now Pasha works at JetBrains on Big Data Tools – tools to make data engineer's life easier. Very sociable, loves, and understands people and is always happy to answer any questions.
Vladimir graduated with honors from St. Petersburg Electrotechnical University "LETI" and has been developing software for governmental, educational and financial establishments, along with automobile and telecommunication concerns for 17 years. Worked as a Yandex.Market developer in St. Petersburg. Vladimir is a resident of Russian Java developers community JUG.ru and is a speaker at such conferences as JPoint, Joker, JBreak and PGDay. Now he's a backend developer at JUG Ru Group.
Sebastian Daschner is a Lead Java Developer Advocate for IBM, author, and trainer and is enthusiastic about programming and Java (EE). He is the author of the book "Architecting Modern Java EE Applications". Sebastian is participating in the JCP, helping to form the future standards of Java EE, serving in the JAX-RS, JSON-P and Config Expert Groups and collaborating on various open source projects. For his contributions in the Java community and ecosystem, he was recognized as a Java Champion, Oracle Developer Champion and JavaOne Rockstar.
Besides Java, Sebastian is also a heavy user of Linux and container technologies like Docker. He evangelizes computer science practices on his blog, his newsletter, and on Twitter via @DaschnerS. When not working with Java, he also loves to travel the world — either by plane or motorbike.
Cloud Solution Architect in AWS.
Managed to setup the whole SDLC process from scratch for 10+ team. Created Micro-services architecture with HA and scalability in mind for SaaS business application. Developed fully automated QA/provisioning/CI/CD process across the product. Drove all technical and process-oriented aspects of the system incl. security/high-availability/scalability/capacity.
Technical manager with extensive experience in SaaS cloud business applications, integration, product development across multiple platforms and technology stacks (Java, C#/.Net, MS Azure, DB: NoSql, MS SQL, Oracle).
Priyanka Vergadia is currently a Developer Advocate at Google Cloud where she works with companies to build and architect their cloud platforms. She creates online content for the developer community, some of her shows including "Get Cooking in Cloud" and "Deconstructing Chatbots" can be found on youtube.
Adrian is a Principal Software Engineer at Red Hat and is migrating processes at least since 2010. He started to migrate processes in a high performance computing environment and at some point he migrated so many processes that he got a PhD for that. Most of the time he is now migrating containers but occasionally he still migrates single processes.
Vitaly is a co-founder of IT61. He developed various projects with different platforms and frameworks. He has experience with .NET, Node.js, and Ruby on Rails. He loves open source software and browsers. Vitaly joined the PhantomJS project in 2013 and later became the core developer. He believes that browsers (not robots) will rule the world. A big fan of pure and solid code. Perfectionist.
Viktor Farcic is a Principal Software Delivery Strategist and Developer Advocate at CloudBees, a member of the Google Developer Experts and Docker Captains groups, and a published author.
His big passions are DevOps, Containers, Kubernetes, Microservices, Continuous Integration, Delivery and Deployment (CI/CD) and Test-Driven Development (TDD).
He often speaks at community gatherings and conferences.
His random thoughts and tutorials can be found in his blog TechnologyConversations.com.
He is a co-host of DevOps Paradox podcast.
Mete is a Developer Advocate at Google, focused on helping developers with Google Cloud. As a long-time Java and C# developer, he likes to compare the two ecosystems. Prior to Google, he worked at Microsoft, Skype, Adobe, EMC, and Nokia building apps and services on various web, mobile and cloud platforms. Originally from the island of Cyprus, he currently lives in Greenwich of London, not too far away from the prime meridian.
Igor is a Ph.D. in theoretical physics and mathematics and a tall guy. Igor identifies himself as a pragmatic engineer with a strong technical background and is currently a specialist in machine learning and data analysis in the personalization group of the Lamoda R&D department.
Старший разработчик в Лаборатории Касперского, занимается разработкой систем автоматического обнаружения новых видов вредоносного ПО.
Вошёл в IT как инженер технической поддержки 12 лет назад. С тех пор успел побывать в роли специалиста поддержки системы биллинга, QA-инженера в различных компаниях и проектах, лида в команде автоматизаторов. Сейчас руководит группой разработки из нескольких команд, отвечающих за часть CI/CD-сервисов в Лаборатории Касперского. С миром DevOps начал активно соприкасаться в 2014 году в роли релиз-мастера CRM-системы одной из крупных Новосибирских IT-компаний. Уже тогда Алексей понял, что задачи по подготовке релизных конфигов и мерджа нужных бранчей в master стоит держать подальше от людей.
In the 10th grade of the school instead of DevOps training in hometown, he went to the wrestling training camp. Now he's making up for a lost time.
Fedor started a career as a DevOps-engineer, but then joined a dev team. He develops Kubernetes-native storage systems, expands Kubernetes' behavior and builds CI/CD processes around it.
Takes part in university programs of the company, gives lectures for students, speaks at technical events and meetups.
Andrey graduated from SPbU "Mathematics and Mechanics" faculty. He was developing a graphical stack of JDK libraries (AWT / Swing / JavaFX) for few years in Sun and Oracle. Andrey supervised the development team in QuickOffice, was responsible for the functionality QuickPoint component, worked as a manager of load testing group in NetCracker.
Currently, Andrey is the production department lead at JUG Ru Group.
Viktor Gamov is a Developer Advocate at Confluent, the company that makes a streaming platform based on Apache Kafka.
Working in the field, Viktor Gamov developed comprehensive expertise in building enterprise application architectures using open source technologies. He enjoys helping different organizations design and develop low latency, scalable and highly available distributed systems.
Back in his consultancy days, he co-authored O'Reilly's "Enterprise Web Development".
Follow Viktor on Twitter @gamussa, where he posts about gym life, food, open source, and, of course, Kafka and Confluent!
Up until recently Kirill was a lead developer at Alfa-Lab. He was developing different banking APIs, forming principles and tools related to microservice architecture. He is a fan of Groovy, Gradle, Spring and Netflix technologies stack. Kirill is a resident of famous Russian IT-podcast "Razbor Poletov". He knows DevOps methodology like the palm of his hand and has four years' experience of its production usage.
Vsevolod has more than 10 years in IT industry. He tried his hands at different roles and directions. He worked with automated testing, fullstack development in different languages. Some time ago he lived in California and worked under contract at Google. Managed to work with various clients from financial sector. Worked at NEO SPCC startup where he was developing on Go.
Ignat is a security engineer at Cloudflare working mostly on platform and hardware security. Ignat’s interests are cryptography, hacking, and low-level programming. Before Cloudflare, Ignat worked as a senior security engineer for Samsung Electronics’ Mobile Communications Division. His solutions may be found in many older Samsung smart phones and tablets.
Vladimir has been working on performance and scalability of NetCracker platform (a software used by telecom operators for automatization of network management processes and network equipment) for ten years. His focus is Java and Oracle Database performance optimisations. Vladimir is an author of more than a dozen of performance improvements in the official PostgreSQL JDBC driver.
Sergey has been doing full-stack web development for about 8 years before joining AWS. Past few years he was building projects from scratch including building a team, configuring an infrastructure, ticket systems and CI/CD pipelines. He has an experience in building and configuration of complex multicomponent systems. Sergey also has been involved in IoT projects and digital signature solution for EU company in a severe GDPR compliant environment. Today Sergey is a solutions architect with development, gaming and IoT focus.
Philipp lives to demo interesting technology. Having worked as a web, infrastructure, and database engineer for over ten years, Philipp is now working as a developer advocate at Elastic — the company behind the Elastic Stack consisting of Elasticsearch, Kibana, Beats, and Logstash. Based in Vienna, Austria, he is constantly traveling Europe and beyond to speak and discuss open source software, search, databases, infrastructure, and security.
Head of Yandex.Cloud. Before Yandex, he worked for Amazon as a technical director of Amazon Web Services and was responsible for developing cloud-based solutions for Amazon Aurora databases. Worked on cloud technologies in Microsoft where he participated in the development of Azure platform and Bing development.
Alexander is a part of Architecture team in Avito. He's working on developing internal PaaS and cloud solutions based on Kubernetes, Docker, envoy. Creator of netramesh and navigator service mesh solutions.
Konstantin Lepeshenkov is a Cloud Solution Architect at Microsoft Norway, specializing in AppDev and DevOps and helping customers not to misuse Azure. He has decades of experience in software development and a long story of designing solutions for the cloud. He was always passionate about keeping things simple while making solutions elegant. Coding a lot, travelling a lot, playing tennis and obtaining skipper licenses – those are the things that help him to stay in a good shape. His personal blog is here: https://scale-tone.github.io/
He's engaged in the development of Marketplace and the protocol for the interaction of plugins with IDE. Besides that writes code for the part of the new Space product. Suffered through Java, now workes with Kotlin. Leads an active lifestyle in the OSS community.
Three years ago Evgeny came to 2GIS to organize its infrastructure. Since then he has changed his broom to Kubernetes robotic vacuum cleaner. Now he helps his teams use the infrastructure correctly and without causing any harm to the company's budget. Recently he has been leading an infrastructure engineer team and procrastinating on loads of meetings every week.
Darko is a Senior Technical Evangelist. He shares his passion and technological know-how with Engineers, Developers, and various communities across the world. If it can be automated, Darko tries to do so. Most of his focus is towards DevOps and Management Tools, where automation, pipelines, and efficient developer tools is the name of the game — click less and code more so you do not repeat yourself — is what he says!
He has a long IT career in various areas, from retail, to government, to even large telcos. In AWS, Darko has worked as a Premium Support Engineer and as a Solutions Architect, having first-hand experience with AWS customers and their AWS adventures, helping them learn the ways of the cloud!
Alan has worked for companies like Expedia and Nike to automate and migrate their workloads across multiple data centers and providers. Now he's spending his time exploring and learning about the fundamentals of computing that we all take for granted.
Nigel is known for his passion for technology, his engaging and entertaining teaching style, and his ability to explain complex topics in a simple and concise way.
He’s the author of two best selling books:
He creates amazing video training courses that make learning fun. He delivers workshops, hosts the monthly "Kubernetes This Month" video show, hosts the weekly #KubernetesMoments video show, and much more. If you need to learn cloud, containers, or Kubernetes, Nigel is your man!
Artem is responsible for cloud infrastructure and software lifecycle tooling at Align Technologies — the company behind Invisalign system and iTero scanner. At Align Artem was also responsible for automatic testing platform implementation covering systems from 3D scanners to a web application. Before Align Artem was taking various software development positions and was a lecturer at MSU.
Solutions oriented and highly motivated professional with over 10 years of experience managing people and resources.
Passionate tech event speaker, seasoned trainer, and strong relationship builder with a talent for quickly learning new information, procedures, and technologies.
Viktor has been in IT since 2003. At Naumen he participated in the development of an educational platform as a Python Developer, then he switched to Java and was engaged in electronic trading platforms for bulk purchase. He worked in TandemService, Competentum, and EPAM and everywhere he was engaged in versatile tasks: from developing a platform for video calls to a system of aggregation, processing, and publication of library content. Now he works in Yandex.Cloud as a Senior System Software Engineer where he's engaged in the service of creating functions.
CEO at Amixr Inc. Used to be a DevOps and a Software Engineer. Ex. Kaspersky, Cisco, Constructor.IO.
Like many Yuri began his career with development on Delphi but then he met C# and fell in love with the .NET. He participated in the development of soft for POS terminals, AC systems, and automated the industrial installation at the oil refinery. Then Yuri got into the bloody enterprise and was engaged in the credit business processes. He's involved in organizing .NET meetups in Kazan and promoting the platform among young people. At nights he invents the time machine and teleport, and in the evenings he tries to take over the world.
Senior manager, software engineering.
Руководит разработкой сервиса Yandex Managed Service for Kubernetes и DevTools: public API, SDK, CLI, Terraform. Занимался сетевым стеком, networking performance и serverside в браузере. Работал с сетевыми протоколами разного уровня и системами, обслуживающими высокие объемы трафика.
Михаил много лет работает в IT-сфере, программировал, преподавал в университетах России и Финляндии, выступает на конференциях и в шутку говорит, что защитил кандидатскую по нейросетям до того, как они стали «cool again». 20 лет работает в Финляндии, из которых последние 12 руководит командами и бизнесом в консалтинговой финской компании Futurice, известной своей уникальной открытой культурой и полной внутренней финансовой и операционной прозрачностью. В настоящее время Михаил занимает должность VP, Global Head of Software Development. В своих выступлениях с удовольствием делится многолетним практическим опытом управления командами, построения открытой культуры и мотивацией сотрудников.
Инженер, программист, переводчик и издатель, практикует DevOps-подход уже 6 лет.
Edson Yanaga, Red Hat's Director of Developer Experience, is a Java Champion and a Microsoft MVP. He is also a published author and a frequent speaker at international conferences, discussing Java, Microservices, Cloud Computing, DevOps, and Software Craftsmanship.
Yanaga considers himself a software craftsman and is convinced that we all can create a better world for people with better software. His life's purpose is to deliver and help developers worldwide to deliver better software faster and safely - and he can even call that a job!
За более чем 15 лет в области IT Владимир успел поработать разработчиком программного обеспечения, консультантом, техническим менеджером и архитектором. Большую часть своей карьеры он провел работая в распределенных командах, занимающихся вопросами оптимизации процессов: индустриальных, логистических и коммерческих при помощи технических и программных решений. С 2019 года Владимир работает в компании GitLab архитектором решений, где он помогает клиентам реализовать лучшие практики и принципы DevOps для оптимизации жизненного цикла разработки ПО.
Разработчик в команде Dev-to-dev, занимающейся созданием и поддержкой инструментов для разработчиков.
Product Manager @ TeamCity Cloud. Senior Java Developer @ TeamCity. Знает TeamCity вдоль и поперёк, а в последнее время тащит его в облака. Уже больше 10 лет занимается программированием на Java, любит IT, технологии и науку.
Антон работает в индустрии более 10 лет, работал в таких компаниях, как Luxoft, Kaspersky Lab. Руководит командой, занимающейся продвижением DevOps-культуры в банке, а также развитием инструментов для разработчиков.
До перехода в Облако занимался системой управления кластером внутреннего облака Яндекса, внедрял автоматизацию процессов и DevOps-культуру. Разбирается во многих сферах — от frontend-разработки до системного программирования и администрирования больших кластеров.