Red Hat and Vizuri invite you to a private luncheon discussion on how to drive digital transformation in your organization with API management and integration. Learn how to leverage tools to standardize and accelerate your application development, and simplify the integration of backend data applications.

During the luncheon you'll hear:

  • how industry professionals are successfully leveraging API and Microservices modernization strategies for business agility
  • how organizations are streamlining operations for major savings
  • how to standardize and accelerate your application development
  • how to simplify the integration of backend data applications
  • tips, tools and techniques, from analyzing your current business to connecting processes and operations to organization strategy

Join us for a lively discussion at The Loft at 600F in downtown DC on Tuesday, May 23rd.

Who should attend: CIOs, operations directors, IT directors/managers, architects, developers, technical executives, technical managers, anyone within your IT organization that has an interest in digital transformation strategies and solutions.

Note: U.S. Government employees registering for this event agree to comply with any applicable regulations and guidelines concerning meal and gift allowances.


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About the Speakers

Joe Dickman – Senior Vice President, Vizuri
Joe is a business executive working with organizations to understand how to leverage innovation for increased business agility. An early adopter of open source, he started and has grown Vizuri to be an award winning, premier services partner with market leaders such as Red Hat and Docker. He is an active member and speaker within the Open Source Community with more than 30 years of experience as a technical architect, developer, and business leader. He specializes in helping visionaries – large and small – implement innovative, pragmatic technology solutions that address real-world challenges.

Michelle Davis – Senior Solutions Architect, Federal Division, Red Hat
Michelle has spent the last 18+ years designing and developing enterprise distributed architectures for businesses in the US, Government and abroad. In her present position, she not only architects Middleware and distributed solutions but she also evangelizes about and crafts business process management solutions and integration frameworks. Michelle has been evangelizing and consulting around the beltway about cloud, (micro) service oriented architectures and obliging technologies which include, but are not limited to, web, webservices, .NET, JMS, JEE and EAI. Prior to joining Red Hat, Michelle dedicated her time to Progress Software, IONA, AT&T, IBM, Unify, and others. Michelle teaches at continuing studies programs and created classes such as "SOA What?", "Object Oriented Principles and Programming" and "Ergonomically correct Graphical User Interfaces". She holds a Masters and Bachelors degree in Computer Science from John Hopkins University and Drexel University.

Kent Eudy – Technical Director, Vizuri
Kent is a Technical Director responsible for overseeing Microservice Architecture, Enterprise Integration and Java Enterprise Edition (JEE) practice areas. He is an expert at the containerization of applications and container orchestration platforms such as Kubernetes and OpenShift. He has over 30 years of experience working with organizations to evaluate architectural approaches, design extensible solutions, and introduce innovative technologies to improve business agility. He has led development efforts on these technologies for clients in various industry sectors such as retail, medical, government, and insurance.