Infrastructure Monitoring Day: Atlanta May 23rd

Our Infrastructure Monitoring Event brings together IT Operations and Monitoring practitioners for a day of talks, training, and networking.

Learn why and how organizations are automating their monitoring environments with tools like Icinga, Ansible, Chef, Puppet, and Terraform.

100% of your $20 ticket price will be donated to our favorite charity, Girls Who Code.

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10:00 AM – Registration & coffee

10:30 AM – Keynote

Speaker: John Ray, Shadow-Soft

11:00 AM – 4-step methodology for automatic infrastructure monitoring

Speakers: Jeff Williams and Brandon Engelberth, Shadow-Soft

This session will cover:

  • Learn why and how leading organizations use a best practice methodology for automatic infrastructure monitoring
  • Shadow-Soft’s 4 step methodology for automatic infrastructure monitoring: Analyze, Build, Automate, Extend
  • How to integrate monitoring tools with automation tools (Ansible, Chef, Puppet, Terraform)

11:45 AM – Challenges of monitoring big infrastructure environments

Speaker: Blerim Sheqa, CPO at Icinga

This session will cover:

  • Discuss challenges that need to be tackled to truly monitor big environments
  • Learn unique approaches to monitor large scale infrastructures

12:30 PM – Lunch (provided) & networking

1:00 PM – Using Terraform to automate the monitoring configuration of all your services

Speaker: Kevin Cochran, Solutions Engineer at HashiCorp

1:30 PM – How to improve workflows to automate your repetitive work

Speaker: Eric Lippmann, CTO at Icinga

This session will cover:

  • You have your environments, our tasks, our routine. But are there tools that can make your life if you can integrate them into your routine?
  • Learn which modules and add-ons for Icinga can help you automate repetitive work

2:00 PM – Current state of Icinga

Speaker: Bernd Erk, CEO at Icinga

This session will cover:

  • What is Icinga? Why are organizations migrating to Icinga?
  • Icinga product updates
  • Icinga modules and plugins

2:30 PM – Build an infrastructure monitoring PoC on AWS

Speakers: Jeff Williams and Brandon Engelberth, Shadow-Soft

3:00 PM – Infrastructure monitoring panel discussion

Join Jeff Williams, Bernd Erk, Blerim Sheqa, and Kevin Cochran for a panel discussion on the challenges and opportunities with infrastructure monitoring.

4:00 PM – Happy hour & networking


  • IT operations and monitoring practitioners
  • System engineers and admins
  • Network engineers and admins

Questions? Call 404-620-3595 or email

Shadow-Soft events are designed for IT practitioners and their leadership only. This event is not for sales reps and recruiters.

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