WHAT? PuppetConf 2017 is a two-plus day conference that will include in-person training, more than 80 education sessions, the opportunity to connect with more than expert speakers and 1,300+ people.
WHERE? PuppetConf 2017 will be held in San Francisco, California, at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square hotel. Pre-conference training is available 8-10 October and is not included in the cost of attending the main conference. The conference itself is 10-12 October, starting the evening of 10 October.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND? PuppetConf 2017 will host an estimated 1,300 onsite and 2,500 livestreaming IT professionals charged with managing enterprise, architecture, web operations, and application development & deployment, technology evangelists and entrepreneurs who leverage cloud-based technology for agility and efficiency, and IT researchers investigating high performance computing. Attendees are Puppet users of all levels - beginning, intermediate and advanced - and include a variety of roles such as engineers, practitioners, architects, IT managers, directors, and C-level executives.
WHY TO JOIN? Attendees will get practical advice and guidance for thriving in an increasingly complex technology landscape. Attendees can also register for pre-conference activities that start 8 October, including Puppet-led training and certification sessions and the Contributor Summit. The conference features a wider than ever range of content, with in-depth sessions and Puppet training for everyone, including beginners, intermediate and expert Puppet users. Sessions will cover the topics IT professionals care about most: DevOps, cloud management, next generation infrastructure, application delivery, security and compliance, continuous delivery, career and personal development, and more.