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Speakers From Twitter, Google, Twilio, edX & Rackspace Headline AnsibleFest NYC 2014

Ansible Community, Customers, Partners and Developers Convene to Share IT Automation Use Cases

SANTA BARBARA, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/24/14 -- Ansible, Inc., the company that provides products, support and services for the popular Ansible open source IT automation project, today announced its final speaker lineup for AnsibleFest NYC 2014, taking place in New York City on May 20.

Ansible is a powerful automation engine that makes systems and applications simple to deploy. With a human-readable automation language, an agentless architecture and a true orchestration engine, Ansible is redefining configuration management, application deployment and continuous delivery with a flexible tool for both systems administrators and developers. With over 1 million downloads, Ansible is now a Top 5 Trending Python project and the most popular open source project on GitHub for IT automation and configuration management.

AnsibleFest NYC 2014 is a daylong conference bringing together users, developers and industry partners to share best practices, case studies and Ansible news. Join Ansible creator and CTO, Michael DeHaan, the Ansible team and Ansible users and partners in New York City's financial district at Convene (Convene.com) from 9:00am to 6:00pm EDT May 20, 2014.

AnsibleFest NYC 2014's speaking lineup includes the following:

What's New In Ansible -- Michael DeHaan, Ansible creator and CTO
Ansible & Notification Modules -- Matt Makai, Twilio
Ransack -- an application built on Ansible's API -- Paul Durivage, Rackspace
Monitoring Driven Deployment --Itamar Hassin, ThoughtWorks
How edX uses Ansible -- John Jarvis, edX
Ansible & Docker -- Patrick Galbraith, HP
Ansible & Google Compute Engine -- Eric Johnson, Google
#Ansible at Twitter: Managing the Flock -- Steve Salesvan, Twitter

"In just over 2 years, Ansible has exploded in popularity. A creative and dedicated community has rallied around Ansible because it presents a refreshingly simple approach to IT automation that is built for cloud-scale," said Saïd Ziouani, CEO of Ansible, Inc. "We are thrilled to host some of the world's leading companies like Twitter, Google, HP, Rackspace and many others at AnsibleFest NYC 2014, as they discuss using Ansible for everything from app deployment to configuration management to IT orchestration."

For more information on AnsibleFest NYC 2014 and to sign up please visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ansiblefest-nyc-2014-tickets-10952628607

About Ansible, Inc.

Ansible, Inc., formerly AnsibleWorks, brings the power of Ansible to the enterprise. Ansible, Inc. provides enterprise ready solutions for automating apps, systems and cloud resources for IT organizations, based on the most popular open source IT automation project on GitHub. Working with our open source community and partner ecosystem, Ansible will incorporate key technologies and spearhead community and customer driven innovations. Our mission is to enable businesses to easily and securely manage large scale computing infrastructures on premise and in the cloud.

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