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Tech Duels Developer Mixer | Compute Engine War: Puppet v. Ansible

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Update: This event requires a ticket ($20), but the first 100 registrants receive their ticket for free! Visit the Eventbrite page below to get a ticket.

On July 10th, two debaters from each team will defend and advance the case for technology of their choice within the Compute Engine APIs, Puppet and Ansible. This debate format encourages developers to come out of their shells and go head-to-head with other platforms and technologies.Industry analyst firm Gartner predicts that the infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) market will grow by 38.6% in 2017 to reach $34.6 billion by the end of the year. IaaS shows no sign of slowing down in the foreseeable future, and is expected to reach $71.55 billion by 2021.

Team Puppet:
- Trevor Vaughan, VP at Onyx Point, Inc
- Tim Marcinowski, Founder at

Team Ansible:
- Jonathan Altman, Distinguished Engineer, Tech Fellows Program at Capital One/Principal at
- Jonathan Davila, Things Builder. Manager at MindPoint Group, LLC


5:00 PM: Doors Open
5:30 - 9:00 PM: Tech Duels Developer Mixer
5:45 PM: Welcome by Tech Duels Team
6:00 PM: Speaker Introductions
6:15 - 7:30 PM: Ansible v. Puppet Debate
7:30 - 7:45 PM: Most Valuable Debator & Winners
8:00 PM: Doors Close