DevConf.cz 2018 has ended

DevConf.cz 2018 is the 10th annual, free, Red Hat sponsored community conference for developers, admins, DevOps engineers, testers, documentation writers and other contributors to open source technologies such as Linux, Middleware, Virtualization, Storage, Cloud and mobile where FLOSS communities sync, share, and hack on upstream projects together in the beautiful city of Brno, Czech Republic.

When: Friday, January 26 to Sunday, January 28, 2018

Venue: Faculty of Information Technology (VUT FIT - Božetěchova 2, Brno)


  • Friday 17:15: at the venue there will be a surprise show, stick around!
  • Saturday 19:00: the social event starts at Fleda Club. TICKET IS REQUIRED. Tickets will be distributed each day at check-in. First come, first serve.
  • Sunday 17:00: there will be many prizes given away at the closing session.

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Keynote [clear filter]
Friday, January 26

9:00am CET

Welcome + Keynote - Research Projects at Red Hat (Chris Wright)
The perpetual pursuit of excellence: A look at the industry from the perspective of user experience, developer experience, and operational experience, and how emerging technology and market trends are impacting those experiences.

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Chris Wright

Senior Vice President & CTO, Red Hat
Chris Wright is senior vice president and chief technology officer (CTO) at Red Hat. Wright leads the Office of the CTO, which is responsible for incubating emerging technologies and developing forward-looking perspectives on innovations such as artificial intelligence, cloud computing... Read More →

Friday January 26, 2018 9:00am - 10:23am CET
A-D105 Faculty of Information Technology (VUT FIT)
  Keynote, Keynote
Saturday, January 27

9:30am CET

OpenShift & OpenStack Integration (Hugh Brock and friends)
What if you could put containers in your cloud? If you could, why would you bother? Come find out when Hugh Brock and Angus Thomas demonstrate OpenShift-On-OpenStack! We'll show how to use ManageIQ to automate setting up an OpenShift instance on OpenStack, then how to run a distributed app in OpenStack VMs and OpenShift containers. Finally, we'll talk about using OpenStack to manage infrastructure for OpenShift Kubernetes is a good idea that we're very interested in at Red Hat.

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Hugh Brock

Red Hat
A collaboration between Red Hat and Boston University, the Red Hat Collaboratory promotes the research agenda of the Cloud Computing Initiative by connecting academic researchers with industry practitioners to work together on ground-breaking projects that seek to advance state-of-the-art... Read More →
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Antoni Segura Puimedon

Principal Software Engineer, Red Hat
Working on network virtualization since 2012. I have contributed to oVirt, MidoNet and OpenStack Kuryr. I'm the current PTL of Kuryr and I am aiming to make OpenStack the best platform to run OpenShift on.
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Angus Thomas

Senior Engineering Manager, Red Hat
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Luis Tomas

Red Hat

Saturday January 27, 2018 9:30am - 10:23am CET
A-D105 Faculty of Information Technology (VUT FIT)
Sunday, January 28

9:30am CET

What Red Hat wants from Fedora and CentOS (Michael McGrath, Jim Perrin, Matthew Miller)
Red Hat’s top secret conspiracy to invest millions of dollars in open source Linux distributions continues! 
In this session Matthew Miller (Fedora Project Leader), Jim Perrin (CentOS), and Mike McGrath (Red Hat Platform Engineering) will discuss what’s changed in the ecosystem, and what CentOS and Fedora are planning for the future.

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Michael McGrath

Red Hat
I'm on the computer, a lot.
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Matthew Miller

Fedora Project Leader
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Jim Perrin

Manager, Community Platform Engineering, Red Hat, Inc
Jim manages both the CentOS and Fedora Infrastructure teams at Red Hat. He's been active in both communities since 2004

Sunday January 28, 2018 9:30am - 10:23am CET
A-D105 Faculty of Information Technology (VUT FIT)

5:00pm CET

Closing and WIN WIN WIN!!!!! :)
Limited Capacity seats available

Come and say goodbye with us, with a little fun on the way out.

Sunday January 28, 2018 5:00pm - 5:23pm CET
A-D105 Faculty of Information Technology (VUT FIT)
  Keynote, Keynote