Speaker: Nisha Kumar

Open Source Engineer @VMware

Nisha is one of the maintainers of the Tern project. She is an Open Source Engineer at VMware’s Open Source Technology Center. She currently researches and advocates for compliant container build and release best practices. She has 4 years of experience in DevOps for embedded systems and 3 years as a Radio Frequency Engineer working with cellphones. She is also an open hardware enthusiast.

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Talk : Evaluating Your Container Based Software Supply Pipeline

Tracks

Monday, 11 November

  • Building & Scaling High-Performing Teams

    To have a high-performing team, everybody on it has to feel and act like an owner. Organizational health and psychological safety are foundational underpinnings to support ownership.

  • Bare Knuckle Performance

    Killing latency and getting the most out of your hardware

  • Ethics, Regulation, Risk, and Compliance

    With so much uncertainty, how do you bulkhead your organization and technology choices? Learn strategies for dealing with uncertainty.

  • Software Supply Chain

    Life of a software artifact from commit to deployment. Security, observability and provenance of the software supply chain.

  • Architectures You've Always Wondered About

    Next-gen architectures from the most admired companies in software, such as Netflix, Google, Facebook, Twitter, & more

  • Languages of Infrastructure

    This track explores languages being used to code the infrastructure. Expect practices on toolkits and languages like Cloudformation, Terraform, Python, Go, Rust, Erlang.

Tuesday, 12 November

Wednesday, 13 November