Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Red Hat Summit 2019: IT Automation and Management Labs Roadmap


Red Hat Summit 2019 is rocking Boston, MA from May 7-9th in the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center.

Everything you need to know about the current state of open source enterprise ready software can be found at this event. From customers talking about their experiences leveraging open source in their solutions, to the creators of open source technologies you're using, and all the way down to hands-on lab experiences on these technologies.

This hands-on appeal is what this series of articles is about. It's interesting to take a tour, so starting with this article let's examine a series of instructor-led labs based on a specific theme.

This week it's a roadmap to IT automation and management lab content.

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Red Hat Summit 2019: IT Optimization Labs Roadmap


Red Hat Summit 2019 is rocking Boston, MA from May 7-9th in the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center.

Everything you need to know about the current state of open source enterprise ready software can be found at this event. From customers talking about their experiences leveraging open source in their solutions, to the creators of open source technologies you're using, and all the way down to hands-on lab experiences on these technologies.

This hands-on appeal is what this series of articles is about. It's interesting to take a tour, so starting with this article let's examine a series of instructor-led labs based on a specific theme.

This week it's a roadmap to IT optimization lab content.

Monday, April 15, 2019

Integration Key to Customer Experience - Example Service Integration

omnichannel customer experience
Part 9 - Example service integration
In my previous article from this series we looked in to details that determine how your integration becomes the key to transforming your customer experience.

It started with laying out the process of how I've approached the use case by researching successful customer portfolio solutions as the basis for a generic architectural blueprint.

Let's continue looking at more specific examples of how these blueprints solve specific integration use cases.

This article walks you through an example integration scenario showing how expanding the previously discussed details provides blueprints for your own integration scenarios.

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Red Hat Summit 2019: Emerging Technology Labs Roadmap


Red Hat Summit 2019 is rocking Boston, MA from May 7-9th in the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center.

Everything you need to know about the current state of open source enterprise ready software can be found at this event. From customers talking about their experiences leveraging open source in their solutions, to the creators of open source technologies you're using, and all the way down to hands-on lab experiences on these technologies.

This hands-on appeal is what this series of articles is about. It's interesting to take a tour, so starting with this article let's examine a series of instructor-led labs based on a specific theme.

This week it's a roadmap to emerging technology lab content.

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

DevConf.US 2019 - Open Source Career with Automation Integration

Last year I submitted to this great conference, but for the first time since I've been doing conference submissions, I had to pull out due to unforeseen  circumstances.

I really wanted to make a point of returning to support this event, so I have put in three of my best talks. I hope the committee gives this another chance, as I've cleared my schedule for this event and can't wait to meet everyone at Boston University on 15-17 August.

Here's my list of submissions, fingers crossed:

Thursday, April 4, 2019

DevOps Days Raleigh 2019: DevOps Heroes - Adding Automation Integration to your Toolbox

DevOps Days
This year the same team running the All Things Open conferences has put together a DevOps Days Raleigh from 1-2 Oct 2019.

I couldn't resist as I've been thinking about how to leverage automation integration across organizations for more than just CI/CD and infrastructure automation.

This is the perfect chance to test out some of my theories, so I've submitted a full workshop format session. It's all about adding modern open source automation integration tooling to your DevOps toolbox.

Let's take a look at my session submission.

Monday, April 1, 2019

Red Hat Summit 2019: Integration and API Labs Roadmap


Red Hat Summit 2019 is rocking Boston, MA from May 7-9th in the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center.

Everything you need to know about the current state of open source enterprise ready software can be found at this event. From customers talking about their experiences leveraging open source in their solutions, to the creators of open source technologies you're using, and all the way down to hands-on lab experiences on these technologies.

This hands-on appeal is what this series of articles is about. It's interesting to take a tour, so starting with this article let's examine a series of instructor-led labs based on a specific theme.

This week it's a roadmap to integration and API lab content.