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Press Release: August 8, 2016

Learn how to make fast, scalable, and resilient websites at O'Reilly Velocity in New York

Sebastopol, CAThe O'Reilly Velocity Conference brings operations, DevOps, and performance experts together to explore building resilient systems at scale in New York City, September 20-22, 2016. Practitioners, developers, system administrators, and executives share their knowledge of how to build robust, scalable sites, applications, and systems at Velocity.

"Velocity is the place to come to hear real practitioners—the people doing the hands-on work every day—tell true stories of success and failure in the trenches," says Courtney Nash, Director of Strategic Content at O'Reilly.

James Turnbull has joined Steve Souders and Nash to chair Velocity. They have created a program rich in real-life stories of what works (and what doesn't) from people doing amazing things in government, business, entertainment, and other crucial areas.

Featured speakers include:

  • Mikey Dickerson, United States Digital Services Team
  • Katherine Daniels, Etsy
  • Dion Almaer, Google
  • Ben Galbraith, Google
  • Kelly Lum, Tumblr
  • Todd DeCapua, HPE
  • Tony Ralph, Netflix
  • Ozan Turgut, SignalFix
  • Tammy Everts, SOASTA

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