Rootconf 2018

Rootconf 2018

On scaling infrastructure and operations

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:


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

Schedule, event details and tickets:

For more information about Rootconf, sponsorships, outstation events, contact or call 7676332020.

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Kamalika Majumder


DevOps for Bank IT

Submitted Feb 16, 2018

In this session I will be talking about how to transform a traditional Banking IT operations to DevOps engineers. This will include examples on how an organisation can go from ITOPs to devops, will include key priciples of DevOps and how organisations can transform their cultire and mindset and boost their process towards Digital Transformation.


This talk will be based on my current project where I am enabling DevOps for an Offshore Banking Organisation.
Here I will give an overview or what is DevOps ,its key principles and building blocks followed by what it means for any Organisation. This will include role of DevOps in Digital Transformation on an org. Then I will explain about how to enable DevOps in Banking Systems. How to transform a traditional IT Operations to a flat DevOps lifecycle. This will them have a quick demo of some of the platforms and tools that can helpp in building an end to end devops lifecycle.

Speaker bio

The words that best define myself - Consultant, Coach , Infra-dev, Sysadmin and Solo Traveller
I provide consulting to customers in a variety of domains like Product, Services, Consulting firms set up build and deliver automated infrastructure development and deployment across multiple platforms and clouds. I also help them to enable Devops and Continuous delivery practices in their organisation. My brand name is CloudKata and you can know more about it here:
I have been a system and network administrator in Infrastructure during early days of my career and then moved to be a Consultant for Infrastructure Engineering, Development and Delivery.
I also like travelling , blogging , presenting and participating in conferences. I have recently published a tutorial for beginners in networking. This and many more blogs can be found in my blog site



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Rootconf is a forum for discussions about DevOps, infrastructure management, IT operations, systems engineering, SRE and security (from infrastructure defence perspective). more