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: 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

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Jayant Kumar

@jayant7k

Propelling Security

Submitted Mar 20, 2018

Security is a very important aspect of every online organization. Which is overlooked to deliver products and features to match time to market needs of the business. This talk will focus on the importance of security and how it can be driven in startups as well as small to medium businesses. Aspects to focus on. How to create an action plan, drive and monitor? I will also share a few real life examples.
The audience should be able to figure out a strategy for implementing security in their applications at the end of the talk.

Outline

  • Why is security important?
  • Owasp top 10
  • Ordering security threats as per your organization
  • Creating an effective action plan
  • Continuous improvement strategy
  • Tools and techniques for quick & effective implementation
  • Use cases and real life examples

Requirements

Ethical hacker mindset
Internet security enthusiast

Speaker bio

Having over 16 years of experience in the internet industry. Worked in startups and familiar with the startup environment.
Currently working as VP Engineering in Infoedge india Ltd (Naukri.com / Jeevansathi.com / 99acres.com).
Driving major technology changes throughout the organization like process changes, CICD, Security, Microservices, Search.
Architect by heart.
Published 2 books on Apache Solr.

Slides

https://www.slideshare.net/JayantKumar16/propelling-security

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