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2014 Conference Schedule

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Schedule

A preliminary schedule for the 2014 conference is listed below. Presentations and times are subject to change.

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Filter by: Beginner Intermediate Advanced Nagios Core Nagios XI Nagios Network Analyzer Nagios Fusion
Day 1
Monday, October 13th
6:00 - 10:00 PM
Registration and Welcome Event
Day 2
Tuesday, October 14th
Day 3
Wednesday, October 15th
Day 4
Thursday, October 16th
Day 2: 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Registration
Day 2: 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Keynote
Ethan Galstad - Founder, President, and CTO @ Nagios Enterprises
New developments and future directions for Nagios
Day 3: 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
An Introduction to Nagios Network Analyzer
TBD - Support Tech @ Nagios Enterprises
A high-level overview of Nagios Network Analyzer – How to monitor network flow data with NNA
Passive Monitoring With Nagios
Jim Prins - Senior Manager @ Harman International
An Introduction to Passive Monitoring
Making KPIs Component Work For You With Nagios
Jorge Higueros - President @ Consulmatic/ARCTIC S.A.
An overview of the KPI component we have developed for our infrastructure.
Models for Predicting Nagios Performance and Scalability
Kevin Mitchell - Solution Architect @ CACI
Methods for modeling system performance, and analytic simulation models using Nagios to predict system statistics.
Day 4: 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Nagios Monitoring of Kaltura – The Open Source Video Platform
Jess Portnoy - Packaging Lead & Community Manager @ Kaltura
Monitoring Kaltura, an Open Source Video Platform
Nagios Core 4: Lessons in Pain and Pleasure
Mike Weber - President @ Cybermontana
How you can monitor SAP Systems with Nagios
Helpdesk Ticketing, and Incident Management With Nagios
Andy Brist - Nagios Plugins Project Lead @ Nagios Enterprises
Introduction to Nagios Incident Manager and integration with Nagios XI
The Experience Of Inheriting A Nagios Monitored Environment
Anna-Sofia Lejman - Support Engineer @ VIX Technology
What happens when administering Nagios is delegated to you. Beginner tips and tricks.
Lightning Talks #5
Open slots for Lightning Talks
Day 2: 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Break
Day 3: 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Break
Day 4: 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Break
Day 2: 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM
Monitoring Microsoft Azure with Nagios
Jeff Mendoza - Software Engineer @ Microsoft
Through practical examples and demos, learn how to monitor Microsoft Azure using Nagios XI and Core
Graphing Nagios
David Josephsen - Engineer/Evangelist @ Librato
Discuss Strategies for exporting, storing, and visualizing data from Nagios Core
An Overview of Nagios Software Products and the Solutions They Provide
Shamas Demoret - Sales Tech @ Nagios Enterprises
High-level overview of all Nagios solutions including Nagios Core, XI, Fusion, Network Analyzer, Incident Manager, and more.
Getting Started With Nagios Core
TBD - Support Tech @ Nagios Enterprises
Introduction to Nagios Core
Day 3: 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM
Detecting Security Issues and Breaches With the Nagios Ecosystem
Spenser Reinhardt - Plugin Developer/Support Tech @ Nagios Enterprises
Identifying Security issues using Network Analyzer, SNMP traps, Nagios XI, and third-party integrations
Nagios With the Decision Engine – Implementing Passive Checks
Andrzej Augustynowicz - Application Maintenance Expert @ AliorBank S.A.
Monitoring a large infrastructure with passive checks.
Nagios on AWS – Live Install and More!
Eric Loyd - CEO @ Bitnetix
Walk-through of Nagios Core on AWS
Avoiding Downtime Using Linux High Availability
Jeremy Rust - Sales Engineer @ LINBIT USA
This presentation will cover how to achieve high availability on Linux/Unix systems using DRBD, Linux HA, Pacemaker, and Heartbeat. Integration with Nagios will also be discussed.
Developer Chit-Chat (Hour 1 of 2)
Development Team - Developers @ Nagios Enterprises
Meet the Nagios dev team! This is your chance to chew the fat with the folks that wield code like's its going out of style, ask for feature requests, etc.
Day 4: 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM
Nagios Performance Data Analytics with R
Kevin Mitchell - Solution Architect @ CACI
How to use R to analyze Nagios performance data.
SNAPS
Jorge Higueros - President @ Consulmatic/ARCTIC S.A.
Security Nagios Perimeter Appliance System (SNAPS) is a solution to provide comprehensive monitoring of all critical infrastructure components.
JavaScript and jQuery - Nagios XI Tips, Tricks and How-To
Troy Lea - IT Consultant/Developer @ Nagios Enterprises
Instructional presentation on developing in Nagios XI using jQuery and JavaScript
Lightning Talks #6
Open slots for Lightning Talks
Workshop: Intro to Nagios APIs (Hour 1 of 2)
Development Team - Developers @ Nagios Enterprises
Multiple members of the Nagios dev team will cover the various APIs that are present in different Nagios solutions and how you can leverage those APIs for your own data mining, integration, and automation needs.
Day 2: 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Nagios XI in Amazon AWS and EC2
Scott Wilkerson - IT Manager @ Nagios Enterprises
How to Scale Nagios in the Cloud Using Amazon AWS
How Revenue Increased After Implementing Nagios XI and Nagios Network Analyzer
Jose Marroquin - IT Project Manager Coordinator @ Banco De Los Trabajadores
See how Nagios XI and Network Analyzer benefit businesses and increase revenues.
Nagios XI Introduction: Getting Started With Nagios XI
Shamas Demoret - Sales Tech @ Nagios Enterprises
An overview presentation of Nagios XI and it's high-level functionality and capabilities.
Using Nagios Network Analyzer and NSTI To Monitor SNMP and Network Traffic
Luke Groschen - Developer @ Nagios Enterprises
How to analyze your network with Nagios Network Analyzer and Intro to SNMP traps with NSTI.
Day 3: 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Log Monitoring and Log Management With Nagios
Scott Wilkerson - IT Manager @ Nagios Enterprises
High-level overview of Nagios Event Log Server: What it is, what it does, why it's useful.
Monitoring The Physical World With Nagios and Arduino
Trevor McDonald - Support Tech @ Nagios Enterprises
How to monitor your network using an Arduino system.
High Availability and Failover Solutions For Nagios XI
Andy Brist - Nagios Plugins Project Lead @ Nagios Enterprises
An overview of High-Availability/Fail-over options and potential solutions.
Monitoring Openstack – The Relationship Between Nagios and Ceilometer
Konstantin Benz - Researcher @ Zurich University of Applied Sciences
Explore the relationship between Openstack’s native monitoring system – Ceilometer – and Nagios Core.
Developer Chit-Chat (Hour 2 of 2)
Development Team - Developers @ Nagios Enterprises
Meet the Nagios dev team! This is your chance to chew the fat with the folks that wield code like's its going out of style, ask for feature requests, etc.
Day 4: 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Adagios - World's Best Web Configuration System for Nagios?
Pall Sigurdsson - System Administrator @ Google
Overview and in-depth look at Adagios, an open source web configuration system.
Nagios Monitoring of Netezza Databases
Frank Pantaleo - BI/DW Consultant @ BrightLight Consulting
Get a handle on Big Data by using Nagios to monitor stock Netezza events and custom SQL based events.
Nagios for Telecom Networks
Gabriel Stef - Telecom Consultant @
Extending Nagios using custom Perl scripts and HTML pages.
Lightning Talks #7
Open slots for Lightning Talks
Workshop: Intro to Nagios APIs (Hour 2 of 2)
Development Team - Developers @ Nagios Enterprises
Multiple members of the Nagios dev team will cover the various APIs that are present in different Nagios solutions and how you can leverage those APIs for your own data mining, integration, and automation needs.
Day 2: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Lunch
Day 3: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Lunch
Day 4: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Lunch
Day 2: 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM
Monitoring Vmware Virtualization Using vMA
Troy Lea - IT Consultant/Developer @ Nagios Enterprises
How to monitor VMware with the box293_check_vmware plugin.
Advanced Features Of Nagios XI
Sam Lansing - Support Tech @ Nagios Enterprises
In-depth look at the advanced capabilities of Nagios XI.
Using Nagios XI To Empower Your Developers To Own Their Own Checks
Nick Winn - System Administrator @ Return Path
Turning-over control of Nagios to developers, the learning pains experienced during this phase and the solutions to handle them.
Lightning Talks (Hour 1 of 2)
Sally Reich - From Newb to Nagios in 90 Days
James Clark - Nagios XI: Cool Tips & Tricks
Nagios Jumpstart: Support Workshop (hr 1 of 2)
Nagios Support Team - Support Techs @ Nagios Enterprises
Need help getting setup, or have questions about your Nagios install? Our support staff will help you get up and running and answer any questions you may have.
Day 3: 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM
10,000 Services (and growing!) Across The State of Ohio
Bryan Heden - Solution Provider @ Agile Networks
How to customize and maintain Nagios XI for a state-wide monitoring installation.
Nagios in Power Transmission Utilities
Fernando Covatti - Electrical Engineer @ CEEE-GT
Hardware Monitoring with Nagios Core
SLA – The Marriage of an Effective Tool With a Well Planned Architecture
Nate Broderick - CEO @ AI Vector
How to use SLA reports and results.
Lightning Talks (Hour 1 of 2)
Paloma Galan - Monitoring Financial Protocols With Nagios
Ricardo Barquero - Case of Study Issue Detection Algorithm In a Cable Company
Nagios Jumpstart: Support Workshop (hr 1 of 2)
Nagios Support Team - Support Techs @ Nagios Enterprises
Need help getting setup, or have questions about your Nagios install? Our support staff will help you get up and running and answer any questions you may have.
Day 4: 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM
Nagios as a PC Health Monitor
Sean Falzon - IT Operations Manager @ Southern Rural Water
Real-world examples of integrating Nagios with basic scripts and agents to monitor the health of your PCs.
Painless Workload Monitoring In The Cloud With Nagios and Ubuntu
Jorge Castro - Cloud Community Liaison @ Canonical Ltd
In this talk we'll deploy a bunch of services in various clouds, and I'll show you how you can deploy Nagios to each of these clouds and services and get up and running quickly.
Real World Uses for Nagios APIs
Janice Singh - Systems Engineer @ NASA Ames/CSC
How NASA uses Nagios Core 4 and APIs
Lightning Talks #8
Open slots for Lightning Talks
Day 2: 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM
Nagios Configuration: A Structured Approach
Gerir Lopez-Fernandez - Operations Architect @ Evernote
Approach the configuration from a different angle, using object-oriented concepts.
Distributed/Heirarchical Nagios
Leland Lammert - Chief Scientist @ Omnitec Corporation
Building a remote, RaspberryPi-based Nagios configuration to monitor server rooms.
Utilizing Data Visualizations in Systems Management
Sam Lansing - Support Tech @ Nagios Enterprises
How to manage your monitoring systems and add custom graphing capabilities to XI.
Lightning Talks (Hour 2 of 2)
Luis Contreras - Monitoring SAP Systems with Nagios
Rodrigo Faria - Developing Your Own Plugin
Nagios Jumpstart: Support Workshop (hr 2 of 2)
Nagios Support Team - Support Techs @ Nagios Enterprises
Need help getting setup, or have questions about your Nagios install? Our support staff will help you get up and running and answer any questions you may have.
Day 3: 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM
How To Maintain Over 20 Monitoring Appliances
Rob Hassing - IT Consultant @ Deltics
How to install, maintain, and develop in an environment with over 20 Nagios servers.
Interfacing Nagios With Hardware
Marcel Hecko - Research & Development @ cube.cx
Hardware Monitoring with Nagios Core
Graphing and Trend Prediction in Nagios
Rob Seiwert - IT Director @ Video Corporation of America
Manipulating RRDs, trend analysis, alerting, and more.
Lightning Talks (Hour 2 of 2)
Jack Chu - How to Think With Nagios to Solve Monitoring Problems
Pall Sigurdsson - Adagios - World's Best Web Configuration System for Nagios?
Eric Loyd - Nagios Bloopers
Nagios Jumpstart: Support Workshop (hr 2 of 2)
Nagios Support Team - Support Techs @ Nagios Enterprises
Need help getting setup, or have questions about your Nagios install? Our support staff will help you get up and running and answer any questions you may have.
Day 2: 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Break
Day 3: 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Break
Day 2: 4:30 PM - 5:20 PM
The Art & Zen of Managing Nagios with Puppet: Best Practices, Use Cases, and Advanced Capabilities
Mike Merideth - Senior Director of IT @ VictorOps
Using Puppet to manage and generate dynamic Nagios configurations. Also, using Nagios to monitor Puppet.
Multi-Tenant Nagios Monitoring
Dave Williams - IT Consultant @ Bull Information Systems
Centralized monitoring of more than 5 individual customers using remote appliances sending via secure links to a central location.
Customizing Nagios
Dorance Cortes - Server Engineer @ Tecnoquimicas
Migration from HP OpenView and SCOM to Nagios XI
Nagios and Kentix System Partners - Critical Monitoring Alerts in Your Hand
Tanja Lewit - President @ Kentix US
Interfacing the Kentix Alarm manager to send critical information via texts and emails with Nagios Core and Incident Manager.
Day 3: 4:30 PM - 5:20 PM
Monitoring Maturity – A 16 Year Journey and the Lessons Learned
Simon Finch - Monitoring & Event Manager @ Westpac Banking Corporation
A Case Study of Westpac Banking Corporation
Ask Nagios! An Open Discussion On Future Directions and Technology
Ethan Galstad - Founder, President, and CTO @ Nagios Enterprises
Open forum discussion with the founder of Nagios and the IT Manager
Alert On What You Draw
David Josephsen - Engineer/Evangelist @ Librato
The damage done by disparate signals and how to fix it by promoting metrics to first class citizens.
Expanding NRDS Capabilities on Linux Systems
Mike Weber - President @ Cybermontana
How to implement NRDS with Nagios XI and how to leverage it.
Day 2: 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Evening Event