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NodeSource at Node Summit

NodeSource @ NodeSummit

From July 26th through the 28th, NodeSource will be headlining at Node Summit. Node Summit is the largest event focused exclusively on Node.js and has been the premiere venue for the business of Node.js to meet and network. We’re going to be giving and participating in a number of talks covering a range of Node.js enterprise and community topics, including the Business of Node.js with Joe McCann, the Future of Node by Rod Vagg, and Patterns for Accelerating Digital Transformation with Dan Shaw.

Follow @NodeSource on Twitter to get updates on NodeSource talks and Node Summit coverage. Come visit the NodeSource booth in the sponsor's area where you can get to know the team and explore our Node.js products, services and support.

Day Zero

Getting Started with Node.js DevOps Stack: Docker and Kubernetes - 9:30AM to 11:30AM - Will Blankenship & Nathan White - Track One

Speakers:

  • Will Blankenship, Engineer, NodeSource
  • Nathan White, Engineer, NodeSource

As companies look to build out their next-generation architectures, Node.js and containerization are emerging as two major components for powering rapid technical innovation. We will walk through how to get started with Node.js, Docker and Kubernetes and cover the pitfalls that often occur when starting and how to avoid them.

Day One

Future of Node - 9:40AM - Rod Vagg - Main Stage

Speakers:

  • Rod Vagg, Chief Node Officer, NodeSource

The core Node.js project has managed to combine an energetic pace of development with the stability expected by large Enterprises as they flock to this exciting platform. Rod will explore key challenges and opportunities, both technical and organizational, and attempt to chart a future for Node.js.

Node.js Community Panel - 12:00PM - Dan Shaw - Main Stage

Moderator:

  • Tracy Hinds - Education Community Manager - Node Foundation

Speakers:

  • Bryan Hughes, SDEII, Microsoft
  • Dan Shaw, CTO, NodeSource
  • Rachel White, Front End Engineer, IBM Watson

The core Node.js project has managed to combine an energetic pace of development with the stability expected by large Enterprises as they flock to this exciting platform. Rod will explore key challenges and opportunities, both technical and organizational, and attempt to chart a future for Node.js.

Leveraging Node.js Across the IoT Landscape - 2:10PM - Ben Sabrin - Main Stage

Moderator:

  • Ben Sabrin, VP Sales and Strategy, NodeSource

Speakers:

  • David Belo, Technical Lead, McLaren Applied Technology
  • Sara Chipps, CEO, Jewelbots
  • Jeremiah Lee, Web API Technical Product Owner, Fitbit
  • Jeremy Schrotter, Senior Director, Engineering, Qualcomm Life

From consumer, to healthcare to industrial we are seeing a massive change driven by what IoT enables. Node.js is a common thread among a highly disparate range of IoT use cases. Learn what makes Node.js an important part of the IoT tsunami and how to leverage the benefits it provides to a wide range of applications.

The Business of Node.js - 3:00 PM - Joe McCann - Main Stage

Speaker:

  • Joe McCann, CEO, NodeSource

Node’s continued adoption inside IT organizations has shown no signs of slowing in 2016. But how are people using it and more importantly, why? Joe McCann, CEO of NodeSource, for years has been speaking about the advantages that businesses gain by carefully adopting and integrating Node.js and will bring front and center the current state of Node.js and how it is enabling enterprises to move faster without sacrificing quality of security.

Day Two

Step One in Digital Transformation - 12:00 PM - Dan Shaw - Track One

Speaker:

  • Dan Shaw, CTO, NodeSource

Node.js has become the de facto choice for companies to drive digital transformation. Hear the enterprise pattern for success for building out Node.js initiatives. Successful Node.js deployments engage much more than just the team writing the code. Step One builds cross-functional experience with the Node.js platform. Ryan Dahl, the creator of Node.js, shared that successful Node.js architectures are "proxies all the way down". We’ll see why and how to make the most of it.

On Lunch Break: Node.js Monitoring, Performance, and Security - 12:50 - Nathan White - Main Stage

Speaker:

  • Nathan White, Engineer, NodeSource

Learn how to rapidly resolve performance problems, protect customer data from vulnerable modules and unauthorized code, and gain deep insight to drive performance and operational efficiency at scale for your Node.js applications.

Node.js Foundation Panel - 2:10 PM - Rod Vagg - Main Stage

Moderated by:

  • Mikeal Rogers, Community Manager, Node.js Foundation

Speakers:

  • Feross Aboukhadijeh
  • Danese Cooper, Distinguished Member of Technical Staff – Open Source, PayPal
  • Scott Hammond, CEO, Joyent
  • Rod Vagg, Chief Node Officer, NodeSource

Hear some of the leaders of the Node.js community discuss the future roadmap for Node.js and the key areas of focus that will help ensure the ongoing success of the world’s fastest growing open source project.

Examining Asynchronous Mechanics - 4:30 PM - Trevor Norris - Track One

Speaker:

  • Trevor Norris, Node.js Maintainer, NodeSource

Explain the history of how AsyncWrap came to be, and why it was introduced. Demonstrate how to use the AsyncWrap API to examine what the application’s doing without needing to touch the application itself, how to track asynchronous requests and collect performance metrics.

Attend

If you don’t already have your tickets to Node Summit and want to come, you need to get them! You can get a 30% discount when you sign up with the NodeSource promotional code: SPON16_NOD30.

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