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Don't let application failures ruin your business, give to your DevOps team the freedom of automation !

What's in it for you?

As companies embrace CI/CD, DevOps and agile methodologies, traditional monitoring falls further and further behind. The age of containers and Kubernetes is upon us and with it comes the latest opportunity to revolutionize APM.

During this live event, discover how you can automate APM tasks with AI-powered capabilities to manage complexity of modern applications that span hybrid cloud landscapes.

Join your peers sharing their experience and how they empowered their team: Developer, Operator and even Site Responsibility.

See this with your own eyes in action during the product demonstration!

Agenda

10:30 – 10:35
10:35 – 12:15

Round Table (Heliview): Enterprise Observability & Automated DevOps for future proof applications landscape, with Introduction by Jordi Clement, CTO of iWelcom

12:15 - 13:00

Break

13:00 – 13:30
13:30 - 14:05

Altissia's journey : Effortless monitoring of your applications with Instana

14:05 - 14:15

Break

14:15 - 14:45

Customer Journey - Port of Rotterdam

14:45 – 15:15

Instana use cases - overview DEV/OPS/SRE videos

15:15 – 15:30

Kristof Stroobants

Kristof Stroobants

Service Management Solutions Architect, IBM

Kristof Stroobants has more than 19 years of experience within IBM as an IT Architect. From engineering and consultancy in the disaster recovery domain, towards pre-sales in the services division, now acting as Service Management Solution Architect in the ITSM space for the BeLux market, Kristof is responsible in translating customers business needs into technical sound solutions, from monitoring, event management, discovery and AI Operations!

Sander Joosten

Sander Joosten

IT Service Management Technical Sales, IBM

Sander Joosten has been working in IT for more than 2 decades, of which the last nearly 15 years at IBM. He started in Lab Services, working in a consulting role with many clients in the monitoring and event management space. In 2018, he joined the sales team as a Technical Sales on the IT Service Management space supporting clients in The Netherlands on a wide range of pre and post sales matters.

Sander has in depth knowledge about the IBM Cloud Automation portfolio, including Instana, IBM Watson AIOps, the OEM relationships with Humio & Turbonomic, MultiCloud Manager, Netcool, ICAM and ITM/ITCAM. By working in monitoring and event management, he developed broad knowledge about IT infrastructures on the years. Together with his wife and son, he lives in Venray, The Netherlands.

Evert Jan Westera

Evert Jan Westera

Moderator, IT Service Manager and Consultant

During the past 30 years, Evert-Jan has been been involved in the massive technological changes and innovation in the IT world. In his role as IT specialist, he provides feedbacks, advice both IT department and management, to reach a mutual understanding and ensures that projects, tenders or implementations carry a broad support throughout the company. Evert-Jan frequently apear as moderator or presentor for IT events, both live and online events and plays a part in enabling like minded specialists to share their experiences, both good and bad, and inspire and learn from eachother tment and management, to reach a mutual understanding and ensures that projects, tenders or implementations carry a broad support throughout the company.

Grégory Schiano

Grégory Schiano

CTO at Altissia

Gregory is passionate about technological innovations and the DevOps philosophy. Gregory has worked with Java / PHP developers and Infra / Ops engineers for 13 years and enjoy pushing these teams to work hand in hand. Gregory is now CTO at Altissia which provides online language courses in 24 languages around the world. Previously Gregory was an ICT & Technical Manager at 3E, a company developing a Photovoltaics and Wind monitoring solution in SaaS.

Wim van den Bosch

Wim van den Bosch

Software & System Engineer at Port of Rotterdam

Wim van den Bosch has 30 years of experience with IT. He has realized a wide variety of IT infrastructure projects for various clients with focus on setting up hosting both in data centers and the in cloud. In recent years he has been active within Agile / Scrum software development environments. At the Port of Rotterdam, Wim is now responsible for the realization and development of the infrastructure of the business-critical Harbor Master Management information system (HaMIS), where Instana has been applied since 2015.

Luc Rotsaert

Luc Rotsaert

Technical Sales - Cloud Unit Software

Luc has been with IBM since 1998 and has a background in configuration management, build, deployment and release management tooling from implementation towards pre-sales in the Cloud division for the BeLux market. Luc’s focus today is in the multicloud management and AIOps domain.

Jordi Clement

Jordi Clement

CTO of iWelcome

Jordi has been active in the identity and security space for over 20 years. Playing pivotal roles selling, engineering and implementing identity and security solutions and services internationally. He's also a technical founder and CTO of iWelcome, a Dutch company and market leader that provides Identity-as-a-Service (IDaaS) for both the business to business and consumer domains, and serving enterprise customers across Europe.

iWelcome is a long time user of Instana, recognising it's value to help manage and monitor it's large Cloud based platform and application stack. Ultimately to provide services critical to iWelcome's customer base, as they rely on iWelcome to onboard new (business) users and to provide them with seamless but secure access to all of their online services and mobile apps. This adds up to tens of millions of users, who register for an account and login using iWelcome and manage their own identity, their profile information and consent in a user friendly manner, and in line with GDPR.

Steve Waterworth

Steve Waterworth

APM expert, Technical Marketing manager at Instana and IoT hacker

Extensive APM startup experience from disruption to mainstream. Using my industry and technology knowledge to communicate how Instana's unique approach can help organisations manage the complexity of micro services.