The third-annual ContainerWorld, Feb. 26-28, is all about helping organizations drive business and technical agility with containers. Bringing the promise of cloud-native to the enterprise is the mission statement driving this year’s ContainerWorld. Around 750 software engineers, DevOps professionals and architects from financial services, insurance, e-commerce, telecommunications and media and entertainment are expected to converge in Santa Clara, CA during the three-day conference.

Featured Talks

VMware will be delivering the keynote for the container orchestration track, as well as a handful of other featured talks:

Container Orchestration Track Keynote

Join Technical Product Manager Art Fewell’s keynote on the state of Kubernetes and how it helps organizations transform their applications.

Understanding Which Container Orchestration Is for You

Product Line Marketing Manager Boskey Savla will be a featured panelist, along with speakers from Nirmata, SolarWinds and The FactPoint Group. This panel will examine the leading orchestration platforms, including Kubernetes, and benchmark their capabilities across the following categories:

  • Purpose and origin
  • Support and updates
  • Host and service discovery
  • Scheduling
  • Networking and load balancing
  • Availability and scalability

Paradox of Choice — Building an Enterprise-Grade Storage Platform Using Open Source Components

Senior Member of Technical Staff Miao Luo will explain how a robust enterprise-grade storage platform can be built using open source software components. Miao will provide a deep dive into vFile: an open source, Docker-certified, managed plugin for Docker that provides shared file (persistent) storage for stateful cloud-native applications.

Be sure to also check out our demo stations at VMware’s Booth #106. We will be showing VMware Pivotal Container Service (PKS) and Kubernetes networking with VMware NSX-T, and monitoring with Wavefront by VMware.

Stay tuned to the Cloud-Native Apps blog for more news out of this year’s ContainerWorld, and be sure to follow us on Twitter (@cloudnativeapps) for event news and live updates as they happen.