DevOps

BIT is an Cfficial Community Sponsor for DevOpsDays Minneapolis

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Blacks In Technology is proud to announce that we are an official community sponsor for DevOpsDays Minneapolis taking place on July 20-21, 2016 at the Downtown Minneapolis Hilton. BIT is always happy to lend our community support to the DevOpsDays movement Read more…

BIT partners with DevOpsDays Chicago 2016

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Blacks In Technology has once again partnered with the great folks of DevOpsDays Chicago 2016 for their annual DevOps tech conference happening August 30-31, 2016 at the Summit West in downtown Chicago. Call For Proposals DevOpsDays Chicago is looking for original material for Read more…

Blacks In Technology meetup at PuppetConf 2015

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PuppetConf 2015 is just around the corner and thanks to our partnership with PuppetLabs, Blacks In Technology will be hosting a BIT meetup on Wednesday Oct. 7th 6:30pm PT at Exhibit Hall A. We hope that you can make it Read more…

DevOpsDays Chicago 2015 – 25% Discount for BIT members!

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The Conference DevOpsDays Chicago 2015 will take place at The University of Chicago Gleacher Center on August 25th and 26th! DevOpsDays is a community-driven technical conference that focuses on bridging the gap between development and operations. The DevOps movement aims Read more…

The Awesomeness that was PuppetConf

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A few weeks back from attending PuppetConf and I’m already missing it. Let’s start off by saying, my trip to San Francisco as well as my attendance at PuppetConf was one of the best experiences I’ve had as a tech professional, Read more…

Win a free ticket to PuppetConf 2014

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Blacks In Technology is once again “Stomping The Divide” and this time we have partnered up with PuppetLabs  (creators of the Puppet IT Automation and Configuration Management tool) for this awesome contest. For the next 3 weeks we are giving away Read more…

Automate all the things – PuppetConf 2014

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PuppetConf , an annual technology conference organized by Puppet Labs, is billed as “The IT Automation Event Of  The Year”. Noted IT Automation and DevOps gurus from around the world will come together to talk about, demonstrate and teach conference attendees Read more…

BIT at Solid 2014: Where Hardware and Software Meet Everywhere

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Solid is O’Reilly Media’s first conference wholly dedicated to the intersection of hardware and software around what is popularly referred to as IOT or the Internet of Things. Held at the Fort Mason Center in San Francisco, CA May 21 Read more…

Blacks in Technology “Stomps the Divide” with GLAZEDcon 2014

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BiT and BiTHouse have joined forces with GLAZEDcon 2014 to “Stomp the Divide” and “Minimize Barriers to Entry” for Blacks in Technology. Join us at #GlazedCon by ‪WearableWorld on June 3-4 in San Franciso at the Regency Center and receive Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #54 with guest Nigel Kersten

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg and Ayori are joined by CIO/VP of Operations at Puppet Labs, Nigel Kersten. Listen as we talk about the Puppet configuration management tool, diversity and hiring practices in technology, DevOps Read more…

Google Site Reliability Engineering: Reasoning About Systems

By Ayori S. 1 Comment

Google seems like a great place to work. I say this after being invited to participate in a Site Reliability Engineering workshop hosted at their Mountain View headquarters a while back and I have to say, I learned a lil Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #41 (Talk about Google SRE)

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In this Blacks In Technology podcast episode, Greg introduces and welcomes Ayori Selassie as the new co-host to the BIT podcasts as well as a new member of the BIT organization. Ayori discusses with Greg, her recent experience in attending Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #40 with guest Keith Townsend

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg sits down with  Keith Townsend, founder of the virtualizedgeek.com virtualization and cloud computing blog. Keith is an expert in virtualization and cloud technology and we talk about SDN (Software Defined Networks), network Read more…

A Dive Into DevOps

By Greg Greenlee 1 Comment

Hey, wassup all my fellow techies. Here we are once again to talk about tech, tech and more tech. In this blog post, I want to talk about DevOps and how it is causing the job function and skill level Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #32 with guest Ronnie Hash

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg sits down with Ronnie Hash to talk about the Cloud, CouchDB, MongoDB, Puppet configuration manager, DevOps and the latest tech conferences they may attend this year. Listen Now:

#BITTechTalk episode #29 with guest Ronnie Hash

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In this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg is joined by Systems Engineer, Ronnie Hash, to discuss the in’s and out’s of Cloud Computing. We touch on a variety of topics including different cloud types, Cloud providers such Read more…

#BITTechTalk episode #25 with guest Tiffani Ashley Bell

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On this episode of the Blacks In Technology podcast, Greg Greenlee and Ronnie Hash sit down with NewMeAccelerator Alumni and Founder/CEO of Pencilyou.In , Tiffani Ashley Bell. We talk extensively about her app PencilYou.In, ways to scale out, Puppet, Chef, cfengine and other tech goodness.  Tiffani Ashley Bell is a Read more…