Rootconf 2018

On scaling infrastructure and operations

DATE

May 2018, Bangalore

STATUS

Accepting votes


About Rootconf 2018 and who should attend:

Rootconf is India’s best conference on DevOps, SRE and IT infrastructure. Rootconf attracts systems and operations engineers to share real-world knowledge about building reliable systems.

The 2018 edition is a single track conference. Day 1 – 10 May – features talks on security. Colin Charles (chief evangelist at Percona Foundation), Pukhraj Singh (former national cybersecurity manager at UIDAI), Shamim Reza (open source enthusiast), Alisha Gurung (network engineer at Bhutan Telecom) and Derick Thomas (former network engineer at VSNL and Airtel Bharti) will touch on important aspects of infrastructure, database, network and enterprise security.

Day 2 – 11 May – is filled with case studies and stories about legacy code, immutable infrastructure, root-cause analysis, handling dependencies and monitoring. Talks from Exotel, Kayako, Intuit, Helpshift, Digital Ocean, among others, will help you evaluate DevOps tools and architecture patterns.

If you are a:

  1. DevOps programmer
  2. Systems engineer
  3. Architect
  4. VP of engineering
  5. IT manager

you should attend Rootconf.

Birds Of Feather (BOF) sessions at Rootconf 2018 will cover the following topics:

  1. DevSec Ops
  2. Microservices - tooling, architecture, costs and culture
  3. Mistakes that startups make when planning infrastructure
  4. Handling technical debt
  5. How to plan a container strategy for your organization
  6. Evaluating AWS for scale
  7. Future of DevOps

Rootconf is a conference for practitioners, by practitioners.

The call for proposals is closed. If you are interested in speaking at Rootconf events in 2018, submit a proposal here: rootconf.talkfunnel.com/rootconf-round-the-year-2018/

Venue:

NIMHANS Convention Centre, Lakkasandra, Hombegowda Nagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560029.

Schedule, event details and tickets: https://rootconf.in/2018

For more information about Rootconf, sponsorships, outstation events, contact support@hasgeek.com or call 7676332020.


Confirmed sessions

On ground realities of Aadhaar

Abhishek Balaji (@booleanbalaji) (proposing)

  • Full talk
  • Intermediate
  • 2 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Thu, 26 Apr
  • slideshow

Securing your database servers from external attacks

Colin Charles (@bytebot)

  • Full talk
  • Advanced
  • 2 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Sat, 14 Apr

Designing microservices

Anand Chitipothu (@anandology)

  • Workshop
  • Advanced
  • 1 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Fri, 30 Mar

Death of enterprise security: introduction to abstraction and machine-to-machine orchestration

Pukhraj Singh (@bhujang)

  • Full talk
  • Intermediate
  • 1 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Tue, 27 Mar
  • slideshow

BOF session: mistakes startups make while planning infrastructure

Aditya Patawari (@adityapatawari)

  • Off The Record (OTR) session
  • Beginner
  • 1 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Tue, 27 Mar

Designing RESTful APIs

Anand Chitipothu (@anandology)

  • Workshop
  • Intermediate
  • 1 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Tue, 27 Mar
  • slideshow

Hunting the Evil of your Infrastructure

A. S. M. Shamim Reza (@shamimreza)

  • Crisp Talk
  • Intermediate
  • 2 upvotes
  • 4 comments
  • Mon, 26 Mar
  • slideshow

The Security myth of IPv6 and DNS64

A. S. M. Shamim Reza (@shamimreza)

  • Full talk
  • Beginner
  • 1 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Mon, 26 Mar
  • slideshow

How to do better systems security

Alisha Gurung (@alishagurung)

  • Crisp Talk
  • Intermediate
  • 3 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Mon, 26 Mar
  • slideshow

Invisible security: how ISPs keep you and their network safe

Derick Thomas (@dthomas)

  • Crisp Talk
  • Beginner
  • 1 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Sun, 25 Mar
  • slideshow

Design and implement a scalable application using OpenFaaS with Docker and Kubernetes

Vivek Sridhar (@vsridhar)

  • Workshop
  • Advanced
  • 1 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Tue, 20 Mar

Throttling requests before they hit your application

Aditya Patawari (@adityapatawari)

  • Crisp Talk
  • Intermediate
  • 1 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Thu, 15 Mar
  • slideshow

Growing with Elasticsearch

Devi A S L (@asldevi)

  • Full talk
  • Intermediate
  • 0 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Tue, 13 Mar
  • slideshow

Expand Contract Pattern for Continuous Delivery of Databases

Leena S N (@leenasn)

  • Crisp Talk
  • Intermediate
  • 2 upvotes
  • 2 comments
  • Sat, 10 Mar
  • play_arrow
  • slideshow

Building a reliable and scalable metrics aggregation and monitoring system

Vishnu Gajendran (@ggvishnu29)

  • Full talk
  • Intermediate
  • 18 upvotes
  • 3 comments
  • Fri, 9 Mar
  • play_arrow
  • slideshow

Dealing with a (failing) dependency

Soubhik Bhattacharya (@soubhikb)

  • Full talk
  • Intermediate
  • 15 upvotes
  • 1 comments
  • Fri, 9 Mar
  • play_arrow
  • slideshow

Compute Intensive applications on DC/OS

Swapnil Dubey (@swapnildubey)

  • Full talk
  • Intermediate
  • 1 upvotes
  • 4 comments
  • Thu, 8 Mar

Distributed tracing with Jaeger at scale

Vivek Sridhar (@vsridhar)

  • Full talk
  • Advanced
  • 6 upvotes
  • 2 comments
  • Wed, 7 Mar
  • play_arrow
  • slideshow

Increase test coverage with each code push; no more cry on legacy code with a simple utility

Pooja Shah (@p00j4)

  • Crisp Talk
  • Intermediate
  • 5 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Sun, 4 Mar
  • slideshow

Writing unit tests: It's now or never!

Pooja Shah (@p00j4)

  • Workshop
  • Beginner
  • 4 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Sun, 4 Mar
  • slideshow

Job scheduling at Helpshift with Jenkins

Vineet Naik (@naiquevin)

  • Crisp Talk
  • Intermediate
  • 10 upvotes
  • 2 comments
  • Sat, 3 Mar
  • play_arrow
  • slideshow

Are we concentrating on Debts?

kalyan

  • Off The Record (OTR) session
  • Beginner
  • 14 upvotes
  • 1 comments
  • Mon, 5 Feb

Herald: HAProxy agent for load feedback

Raghu Udiyar (@rags)

  • Crisp Talk
  • Advanced
  • 15 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Sat, 27 Jan
  • play_arrow
  • slideshow

Devops where we started from, where we are and maybe even where we are headed

Gaurav Chaturvedi (@tazz) (proposing)

  • Off The Record (OTR) session
  • Beginner
  • 2 upvotes
  • 1 comments
  • Sat, 13 Jan

Kubernetes 201 Workshop

Neependra Khare (@neependra)

  • Workshop
  • Intermediate
  • 1 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Fri, 12 Jan

Monitoring Servers using Collectd, Riemann, Graphite and Grafana

Vasu Adari (@vasuadari)

  • Workshop
  • Intermediate
  • 3 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Mon, 8 Jan

Automation with Ansible: beginner to advanced

Rahul Bajaj (@rabajaj)

  • Workshop
  • Beginner
  • 7 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Fri, 5 Jan
  • slideshow

Immutable infrastructure on AWS using HashiCorp

Kashif Razzaqui (@kashif)

  • Full talk
  • Intermediate
  • 5 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Thu, 30 Nov
  • slideshow

Unconfirmed proposals

Best DevOps Practices followed in cidaas (our authentication product)

vimal prakash (@vimalprakashts)

  • Crisp Talk
  • Beginner
  • 1 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Mon, 26 Mar

Propelling Security

Jayant Kumar (@jayant7k)

  • Crisp Talk
  • Intermediate
  • 1 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Tue, 20 Mar
  • slideshow

NCCron

Amardeep Vishwakarma (@amardeepvishwakarma)

  • Demo
  • Intermediate
  • 2 upvotes
  • 1 comments
  • Mon, 19 Mar
  • slideshow

Cilium - Kernel Native Security with BPF and XDP for Containers

Shantanu Deshpande (@shantanudeshpande)

  • Full talk
  • Intermediate
  • 3 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Fri, 16 Mar
  • slideshow

Consul - A travelogue at Intuit

Nisheed Meethal (@nisheed)

  • Full talk
  • Intermediate
  • 10 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Mon, 12 Mar

Internet Security - TLS and Beyond

Nisheed Meethal (@nisheed)

  • Full talk
  • Intermediate
  • 10 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Mon, 12 Mar
  • play_arrow

How Appdynamics runs a Multi-tenant Kubernetes+Helm cluster with continuous deployment & monitoring

Prateek Agarwal (@prat0318)

  • Full talk
  • Intermediate
  • 21 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Sun, 11 Mar
  • play_arrow
  • slideshow

How we scaled devops while we scaled 20x at SumoLogic

Sarika Mohapatra (@sarikamm)

  • Full talk
  • Beginner
  • 8 upvotes
  • 3 comments
  • Sat, 10 Mar
  • play_arrow
  • slideshow

Challenges in scaling Quality Infrastructure

Nitika Mehta (@nitikamehta)

  • Crisp Talk
  • Beginner
  • 9 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Sat, 10 Mar
  • play_arrow
  • slideshow

Showcasing gitkube: Turnkey solution to deploy apps using git on Kubernetes

Tirumarai Selvan (@tselvan)

  • Demo
  • Beginner
  • 0 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Sat, 10 Mar
  • play_arrow
  • slideshow

12 People managing a Million Drivers just with right Alerting and good Monitoring

Tilak Lodha (@tilaklodha)

  • Crisp Talk
  • Beginner
  • 6 upvotes
  • 3 comments
  • Sat, 10 Mar
  • slideshow

Building and running 200K msgs/sec WebSockets platform @ Helpshift

Kapil Reddy (@kapilr)

  • Full talk
  • Intermediate
  • 16 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Wed, 7 Mar
  • play_arrow
  • slideshow

Prevent Human Errors for 99.99% Availability

Thripthy Antony (@thripthy)

  • Crisp Talk
  • Beginner
  • 3 upvotes
  • 2 comments
  • Mon, 5 Mar
  • play_arrow

Production Report - Using Apache Flink as a microservice for stateful asynchronous processing

Jagadish Bihani

  • Crisp Talk
  • Advanced
  • 18 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Sat, 3 Mar
  • play_arrow
  • slideshow

Git Based Workflows for Deploying Applications on Kubernetes

Shahidh K Muhammed (@shahidhk)

  • Full talk
  • Intermediate
  • 0 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Thu, 1 Mar
  • play_arrow
  • slideshow

Shooting the trouble down to the Wire...shark Lua Plugin

Shakthi Kannan (@shakthimaan)

  • Full talk
  • Beginner
  • 3 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Tue, 27 Feb
  • slideshow

Metal as a Service: Foreman Discovery

Rahul Bajaj (@rabajaj)

  • Crisp Talk
  • Beginner
  • 1 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Sun, 25 Feb

Configuration Management at its peak with Foreman

Rahul Bajaj (@rabajaj)

  • Full talk
  • Beginner
  • 1 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Sun, 25 Feb

Serverless is the new black

Lucas Ceballos (@lucasceballos)

  • Advanced
  • 2 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Sun, 18 Feb

DevOps for Bank IT

Kamalika Majumder (@kamalikam)

  • Full talk
  • Intermediate
  • 1 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Fri, 16 Feb

Partition tolerant, highly available redis cluster with haproxy

Ayush Goyal (@perfectayush)

  • Full talk
  • Intermediate
  • 15 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Mon, 29 Jan
  • play_arrow
  • slideshow

Application monitoring on Kubernetes with Prometheus

chandresh pancholi (@chandresh)

  • Crisp Talk
  • Intermediate
  • 8 upvotes
  • 0 comments
  • Tue, 23 Jan
  • slideshow

Prometheus: Introduction, Design and Philosophy

Goutham V (@putadent)

  • Full talk
  • Beginner
  • 2 upvotes
  • 2 comments
  • Mon, 15 Jan