Events

Velocity Santa Clara 2015

Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, CA
May 27th, 2015 – May 29th, 2015

Most companies with outward-facing dynamic websites face the same challenges: pages must load quickly, infrastructure must scale efficiently, and sites and services must be reliable, without burning out the team or breaking the budget. Velocity is the best place on the planet for web ops and performance professionals like you to learn from your peers,… Read more »

Velocity Tutorial – Metrics, Metrics Everywhere (But Where the Heck Do You Start?)

Santa Clara Convention Center, Ballroom GH, Santa Clara, CA
May 27th, 2015
01:30 pm – 03:00 pm

There’s no one-size-fits-all web performance metric. In this session, we’ll walk through various metrics that answer performance questions from multiple perspectives – from designer and devops to CRO and CEO. You’ll walk away with a better understanding of your options, as well as a clear understanding of how to choose the right metric for the… Read more »

Velocity Speaking Session – Preparing Your Site for Holidays and Major Events

Santa Clara Convention Center, Ballroom GH, Santa Clara, CA
May 27th, 2015
11:55 am

Successful preparation for major traffic events requires a close partnership between Business, Product Management and Technology. In this talk we will explore how the different organizations across Nordstrom work together to prepare our site for its two major online events each year.

Velocity Tutorial – Building Self-Healing Systems

Santa Clara Convention Center, Misson City Ballroom M1-2, Santa Clara, CA
May 27th, 2015
01:30 pm

In this tutorial we will walk attendees through setting up three examples of self-healing behaviors using a typical front-end Linux system running Java. Our examples will illustrate what is possible using current tools and APIs. This session is targeted at entry- to mid-level technology professionals working in a DevOps role. We will implement our techniques… Read more »

Velocity Meetup

Santa Clara Convention Center, room 208, Santa Clara, CA
May 27th, 2015
03:00 pm – 06:00 pm

If you’re already coming to Velocity, then you’ll be in the right place! If not, you can still sign up and save 30% with code SOASTA30. There is even a $99 Expo-only option for the first time this year. Even if you’re not going to Velocity, come on over to the Santa Clara Convention center… Read more »