Pakhuis de Zwijger will host this year’s event, which aims to close the gap between development and operations. Through conference talks, workshops and open spaces, developers and operational experts will bring their two different worlds together.

Welcome to your comfort zone

Referring to the ever-growing popularity and usage of DevOps, the theme of this year’s event will be: ‘DevOps, welcome to your comfort zone’. Adrian Cockcroft of Battery Ventures will kick off DevOpsDays Amsterdam with his keynote on ‘Monitoring Microservices’, while other speakers at this year’s event include Michael Coté (Pivotal), Sabine Bernecker-Bendixen (SofIT), Jeffrey Fredrick (TIM Group) and Leslie Hawthorn (Elastic Search).

As well as inspiring talks, there will be open space sessions, workshops and plenty of opportunities to network. The entire conference programme can be found here.

Sponsors of DevOpsdays Amsterdam include: Puppetlabs, ING, BMC, Chef, Quint Wellington Redwood,, Pivotal, Sonatype, Elastic, Startup Amsterdam and the City of Amsterdam. 

ICT hub 

DevOpsDays Amsterdam is one of many tech-related events that take place in the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area. Amsterdam is renowned amongst event organisers for its excellent accessibility and rich cultural landscape. The region is also very well connected digitally, boasting fast connections and high broadband utilisation rates, as well as the largest data transfer hub in the world. As such, Amsterdam is a thriving base for the ICT industry and a very popular location for professional ICT sector events.