ThousandEyes Connect Comes to Chicago!

Join network gurus and web performance engineers
sharing their experiences tackling tough performance challenges.

Wednesday, October 11th, 2017 · 99th Floor at Willis Tower · 233 South Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL

Learn New Approaches in Byte-sized, Information-Packed Talks

9:00 AM
Registration and Breakfast
Breakfast will include a spread of pastries, fruit, coffee and tea from a local cafe.
9:30 AM
What to Learn from Recent Internet Outages
Mohit Lad (ThousandEyes) will kick off with a keynote on how you can improve the resiliency of your own operations in light of recent, large-scale outages and attacks of Internet services.
9:50 AM
Enhanced Application Monitoring with ThousandEyes
Jim McKinstry (JLL) will explore how JLL proactively monitors the performance of business-critical applications through web transactions.
10:25 AM
Monitoring Network Performance in China
Nick Kephart (ThousandEyes) will discuss why network monitoring in China is tricky and how to adapt your monitoring strategies for the Chinese Internet.
10:55 AM
Managing Service Delivery Across Multiple Networks and Applications
Brandon Mangold (United Airlines) will talk about how upstream ISP dependencies and outages impact application delivery.
11:30 AM
Lunch
We're putting together a delicious spread of sandwiches and entrées
from a local delicatessen.

Let us know below if you have any dietary restrictions.
Hands-On Workshops
12:15 PM
Monitoring Internal and Third-Party DNS Infrastructure
Michael Ford (ThousandEyes) will demonstrate how DNS Tests can be used to determine record accuracy, server availability and resiliency to outages.
12:35 PM
How to Get the Most Out of Web Transaction Tests
Dan Jordan (ThousandEyes) will walk through best practices and advanced scripting techniques to efficiently monitor application performance.
1:05 PM
Getting Started with ThousandEyes Lab
A hands-on lab with ThousandEyes experts to get your Agents,
Tests, Alerts and Reports running.

Bring your laptop!

Meet Up at the Willis Tower

Parking Tower Self Park is located at
211 West Adams Street.
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Public Transit Several public transit routes
will get you to Willis Tower.
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