SEPTEMBER 15-16, 2017


DevOpsDays India is a global event complementing other DevOpsDays events across the world. You can find more about DevOpsDays global event here.


08:00 - 9:00
09:05 - 09:25
Kickoff Keynote
9:30 - 10:30
by Nathen Harvey
10:30 - 11:00
Tea break
11:00 - 11:40
Deploying and managing kubernetes clusters using BOSH
by Ronak Banka
11:50 - 12:30
Moving 65,000 Microsofties to Devops on the Public Cloud
by Sam Guckenheimer
12:30 - 13:30
Lunch break
13:30 - 13:35
Sponsors Talk
13:35 - 14:15
Devops at Scale is a Hard Problem: Challenges, Insights and Lessons Learned
by Kishore Jalleda
14:25 - 15:05
Lessons Learned from building a serverless, distributed and batch data architecture
by Jalem Raj Rohit
15:05 - 15:35
Tea break
15:35 - 16:35
Lightning talks
16:35 - 18:05
Kubernetes workshop
by Vijay Dhama and Prashant Mittal
18:05 - 20:00
Dinner Party

9:30 - 10:10
Building Thinking Systems - Machine Learning Dockerized
Abhinav Shroff
10:15 - 10:55
Mario StarPower Your Infrastructure: Infrastructure Testing a la Devops with InSpec
by Hannah Maddy and Victoria Jeffrey
11:00 - 11:30
Tea break
11:40 - 12:20
Reliability at scale
by Praveen Shukla
12:30 - 13:30
Lunch break
13:30 - 14:10
Move fast with stable build infrastructure
by Sanchit Bahal
14:10 - 15:00
Lightning Talks
15:00 - 15:30
Tea Break
15:30 - 16:30
Ending keynote
by Neependra Khare
16:30 onwards
Open spaces


Kubernetes 101

Come join us and explore how to manage applications at scale using Kubernetes. In this workshop, we'll take a sample app, build a container for it, then deploy and scale it using Kubernetes. It'll also cover aspects of a production grade service like autoscaling, monitoring, logging and troubleshooting.

Vijay dhama Product Engineer at Gojek


Prashant Mittal Product Engineer at Gojek



Nathen Harvey

Nathen Harvey, VP of Community Development at Chef, helps the community whip up an awesome ecosystem built around the Chef platform. Nathen also spends much of his time helping people learn about the practices, processes, and technologies that support DevOps, continuous delivery, and high velocity organizations. Nathen is a co-host of the Food Fight Show, a podcast about Chef and DevOps. He is also an occasional farmer who loves eggs and actively supports #hugops.

Neependra Khare

Neependra Khare is Founder and Principal Consultant at CloudYuga. He is one of the Docker Captain as well and running Docker Meetup Group in Bangalore for around 4 years. In 2015 he authored a book on Docker, Docker Cookbook. In 2016 he co-authored a course on Cloud Infrastructure Technologies at Edx for Linux Foundation. Recently he authored a course on Kubernetes on Edx, for the Linux Foundation.

Ronak Banka

Ronak Banka is senior devops engineer at Cloud foundry. He is an experienced devops engineer who loves managing large scale platform. He is a seasoned conference speaker spoken at following conferences and cloudfoundry delhi meetups.
  1. Cloud foundry summit 2016, Santa Clara, US.
  2. Open stack summit 2015, Tokyo, Japan.
  3. Oct 2016, Fidelity Research India Pvt Ltd., Gurgaon.
  4. June 2015, Codeignition Noida.

Talk: Deploying and managing kubernetes clusters using BOSH.


Sanchit Bahal

Sanchit Bahal currently works with ThoughtWorks as Lead Technical Consultant with 14 years of industry experience in architecting and building complex enterprise applications in varied domains. He holds a wide range of experience in prominent technology platforms- .Net, Java, Ruby on Rails, Mobile(Native, Cross-Platform, Hybrid). He also brings along sound knowledge and understanding of agile principles, iterative approach and object-oriented design. He is passionate about Devops and leveraging its practice and principles to build high performing delivery teams.

Talk: Move fast with stable build infrastructure.


Sam Guckenheimer

Sam Guckenheimer is the Product Owner for the Microsoft Visual Team Services and Team Foundation server. In this Capacity he acts as the chief customer advocate, responsible for strategy of the next releases of these products, focussing on Devops, Agile and CI/CD.

 Sam edits the website,
He is a regular speaker and has keynoted at many conferences including Devops Enterprise Summit and Agile. He is the author of four books, most recently Journey to Cloud cadence, Visual studio Team foundation server 2012, Adopting Agile Software Practices, From Backlog to Continuous Feedback. Prior to joining Microsoft he was the Director of Product Line Strategy at Rational Software Corporation, now the Rational devision of IBM. Sam Lives in Seattle area with his wife and three children in a sustainable house they built that has been described in Houzz.

Talk: Moving 65,000 Microsofties to Devops on the Public Cloud.


Hannah Maddy

Hannah is a UX designer at Chef, who has a love for gradients and making things move with the code. She has worked with various B2C and B2B brands, but particularly enjoys working with the people in this domain.

Talk: Mario StarPower Your Infrastructure: Infrastructure Testing a la Devops with InSpec.


Victoria Jeffrey

Victoria is an engineer at Chef, who has been working on compliance-related topics for the last year. She loves to learn and help people whenever she has the opportunity.

Talk: Mario StarPower Your Infrastructure: Infrastructure Testing a la Devops with InSpec.


Abhinav Shroff

Abhinav Shroff works as a Principal Product Manager at Oracle. He has wide experience in Middleware and Cloud technologies and is responsible for evangelizing Oracle Developer Cloud Services with the developer community. His areas of expertise are DevOps, Java, JavaScript and Mobility. He is an active speaker at technical conferences including Java One, Oracle Open World, AIOUG Sangam, OTNYathra to name a few and has delivered many technology workshops and sessions.

Talk: Building Thinking Systems - Machine Learning Dockerized


Kishore Jalleda

Kishore Jalleda is the Head of Production Engineering in Yahoo’s Publisher Product unit, which includes many popular destinations like, Yahoo Finance, Yahoo Sports, Yahoo News, Flurry etc. Previously, Kishore was the HEAD of SRE at Zynga and worked at IMVU, one of the pioneers of Continous Delivery (with co-founder Eric Ries, the author of Lean Startup).

Talk: Devops at Scale is a Hard Problem: Challenges, Insights and Lessons Learned.


Jalem Raj Rohit

Jalem Raj Rohit currently works as a Senior Data Scientist at Episource. His regular job includes looking at endless linux logs, grappling with distributed systems and making machines think. Authored the "Julia CookBook", which is a complete guide for doing production-level data science in the Julia programming language. Ranks amongst the top 1% of the best data scientists in the world on Kaggle.

Talk: Lessons Learned from building a serverless, distributed and batch data architecture.

Praveen Shukla

Praveen Shukla is a systems engineer at gojek. He is a linux enthusiast, he loves exploring and learning things like infrastructure automation, monitoring, development, system reliability.

Talk: Reliability at Scale.



Satish Talim


Sankalp Singh


Shobhit Srivastava


Debashish Ghatak