Drop everything and register for SaltConf16, April 19-21, 2016 in Salt Lake City. SaltConf is the annual user conference for SaltStack customers, users, partners, developers and community members. It is the most effective and economical way to get Salted.
The conference will include one full day of all-new pre-conference SaltStack training content on April 19 and two full days of SaltStack best practices, use cases and technical deep dives from April 20-21. Breakout sessions will be delivered by the best and brightest IT operators, systems administrators, DevOps engineers, and infrastructure architects from organizations like Adobe, Aetna, Dun and Bradstreet, Dimension Data, Dutch Government Data Centers, EMC, Lyft, Pure Storage, Sterling Backcheck, U.S. Department of Agriculture and dozens more.
Get Salted via hands-on labs and deep-dive technical training, SaltStack use cases, best practices and success stories from your peers, keynotes at scale, and lots of hacking and networking. SaltConf16 will be held again at The Grand America Hotel in Salt Lake City, and will be bigger and better than ever.
Who attends SaltConf?
Like SaltStack software, the SaltConf16 agenda is built for systems administrators and site reliability engineers, Web-scale cloud builders and architects, enterprise IT operators, IT directors and managers, developers and DevOps pros who are looking for the best way to automate data center operations at speed and scale.
SaltConf16 Pre-Conference Training
SaltConf16 will provide the most economical and efficient way to get access to SaltStack Enterprise training content. SaltConf16 Pre-Conference Training includes all-new content this year, is led by SaltStack core engineers and certified trainers and is suitable for both novice and expert SaltStack users. Courses include:
- Predictive Orchestration with SaltStack (nearing capacity)
- Tuning SaltStack (waitlist only)
- Introduction to SaltStack Enterprise
- Managing Windows with SaltStack
- Developing Salt Modules and the Salt RESTful API (waitlist only)
- Advanced SaltStack Concepts
SaltConf16 will be held at The Grand America Hotel in Salt Lake City which is less than 30 minutes away from the “Best Snow on Earth.” Utah ski resorts have received the most snow in years, setting up perfect conditions for spring ski and snowboard season.
SaltConf16 sponsors include the biggest names in cloud and enterprise hardware and software including IBM Cloud SoftLayer, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, VMware, SUSE, Virtustream, Google Cloud Platform, Izeni, Linode, PagerDuty, StackIQ, Sumo Logic, XebiaLabs, Zenoss, Adobe, LANDESK, LinkedIn, and Packt Publishing. SaltConf16 sponsorship sales are now closed, but please email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Get SaltStack Certified
The SaltStack Certified Engineer exam will be made available free of charge (usually $350) to SaltConf16 Pre-Conference Training attendees, and to individuals who have previously taken SaltStack training courses. SSCE certification is available to training attendees who pass the exam and who have demonstrated real-world experience with SaltStack.