Introduction To Observability
This workshop covers both the theory and practice of observability. You’ll familiarize yourself with both Honeycomb and OpenTelemetry with hands-on exercise, and also learn how to introduce observability into your organization.
Weekly Live Demo
Our weekly live demos are fun 🎉 and informative 📄! Come for the walk-on music, stay for the #observability. Join the party, bring your questions, and learn.
Charity Majors, Infrastructure & Ops Superstream: Observability Speaker
Charity, Honeycomb CTO & Co-founder, is speaking at O'Reilly's Infrastructure & Ops Superstream: Observability virtual event. She digs into some of the deep technical reasons why, then shares some modern approaches to debugging complex systems, including Honeycomb and distributed tracing.
How to Effectively Lead High Performing Engineering Teams in 2022
RedMonk’s James Governor and Honeycomb’s Charity Majors will discuss what it takes to be the best of the best, based on their own experience with modern engineering teams across the globe. Walk away with practical steps to improve your team’s performance in 2022.
Honeycomb Developer Week
Developers deserve the best in observability, and Honeycomb is here for them. Sign up to be the first to learn about our planned workshops, technical demos, and partner presentations.
Happy Campers: Confidently modernize services with observability
Join us in conversation with Campspot and learn how they instrumented Honeycomb quickly and are leading the way to a modern, reliable, relaxing camping experience for all.
Developer Week Global Speaker, Phillip Carter
Phillip, Honeycomb Senior Product Manager, is joining Developer Week Global's virtual conference. He will walk you through what OpenTelemetry is, why you should choose it if you’re building cloud-native applications, and strategies for instrumenting a system with it.
Observability in Sociotechnical Systems: Using Telemetry Data to Inform Software & Org Design
Join Matthew Skelton, co-author of Team Topologies, and Jessica Kerr, Developer Advocate at Honeycomb, December 1 at 3 p.m. GMT for a conversation about structuring software teams for fast flow of change.
Roundtable: Real-world Engineering Lessons: Switching From APM To Honeycomb
Learn how you can get fast answers to any of your application performance questions by registering for our roundtable discussion. Charity Majors will join engineering leaders from Lacework and Vanguard as they share lessons they learned by migrating away from APM to Honeycomb.
Unblock Conf 21 Speaker, Pierre Tessier
Honeycomb is proud to sponsor Unblock, a three-day virtual developer conference for teams implementing CI/CD at scale. Pierre, our Solutions Architect Director, will also be sharing a talk on building observability with Honeycomb.
Introduction to Observability Workshop
Join Liz Fong-Jones and Jessica Kerr for this 3-hour workshop covering the theory and practice of observability. You’ll familiarize yourself with both Honeycomb and OpenTelemetry with hands-on exercises, and also learn how to introduce observability into your organization.
CMG Monitoring and Observability Sponsor
We are excited to be a sponsor for the upcoming CMG Monitoring and Observability virtual conference. This event will cover new techniques and tools to support modern distributed and hybrid systems.
Take Control of Your Observability Data, Roundtable Discussion
Learn about successful adoption patterns from teams at Campspot, Upgrade, and Jimdo during an engineering roundtable discussion that covers emergent practices and provides actionable advice about OpenTelemetry.
Trajectory Conf Speakers, Liz Fong-Jones & Paul Osman
Liz and Paul are joining LaunchDarkly's Trajectory conference to share how two sets of outages caused Honeycomb's medium-sized startup to pause and re-evaluate infrastructure plans. Find out what they learned as a result.
Your Boring-est Game Launch Ever
Honeycomb is offering game studios the opportunity to jumpstart their observability journey, with experts to guide you at every step. Register for free observability workshops and consultations. Make this the most boring and routine launch your team has ever had.
All Day DevOps Keynote Speaker, Liz Fong-Jones
Liz is a keynote speaker at the free All Day DevOps virtual conference. Join her talk to hear about the context for two sets of outages that caused our medium-sized startup to pause and re-evaluate our infrastructure plans at Honeycomb.
DeveloperWeek API World Sponsor
We are excited to partner with DeveloperWeek API World. This virtual event is a vendor-neutral API conference and expo with 3,500+ qualified Executives, Engineers, Developers, and potential Integration Partners who come to the API World to connect with API providers, learn, network, and build great APIs and apps.
Liz Fong-Jones, Pulumi Cloud Engineering Summit Speaker
Liz is giving a talk at Pulumi Cloud Engineering Summit. This event is a virtual day of learning for cloud practitioners that focuses on best practices for building, deploying, and managing modern cloud infrastructure.
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KubeCon+CloudNativeCon North America Sponsor
Honeycomb is proud to sponsor KubeCon+CloudNativeCon North America 2021. The Cloud Native Computing Foundation’s flagship conference gathers leading technologists from leading open source and cloud native communities to further the education and advancement of cloud native computing.
SRECon 21 Speaker, Liz Fong-Jones
Liz is speaking at SRECon 21, a gathering of engineers who care deeply about site reliability, systems engineering, and working with complex distributed systems at scale. Tune in for her to discuss how to optimize cost and performance with arm64.
Using OpenTelemetry With Honeycomb
Join Honeycomb's Liz Fong-Jones and Phillip Carter for an upcoming webinar. Learn what OpenTelemetry is, how it makes instrumenting your code easier, and why it should be a key part of your observability strategy
DevOps Loop Speaker, Charity Majors
Charity is sharing a lightning talk at the DevOps Loop virtual event. Register now to learn helpful tips and practical information from her talk "CI/CD: 15 Minutes or Bust."
Sponsor, Conf42: Site Reliability Engineering
Honeycomb is delighted to sponsor this year's Conf42: Site Reliability Engineering virtual event. Register now to hear about building reliable systems, monitoring and alerting, distributed systems, chaos engineering, and more.
Applications and Infrastructure Together: Completing Your Observability Story
With Honeycomb Metrics, you have a simple way to bring applications and infrastructure issues into the same unified debugging interface. In this webinar, Liz and Max will cover how Honeycomb offers a complete and singular solution that helps you quickly pinpoint faults in any part of your stack.
CMG: Performance Engineering and DevOps Sponsor
Honeycomb is partnering with the CMG: Performance Engineering and DevOps virtual conference. Join us to hear from industry experts for keynote presentations and technical demonstrations designed to help companies understand the why, when, and how to integrate performance engineering and performance testing into their DevOps practice.
Charity, DeveloperWeek Global: Cloud Speaker
Charity is giving a talk on the future of observability at the DeveloperWeek Global Cloud virtual conference. Honeycomb will be there too so register now for free by using the link below.
LeadDev Live Panelist, Charity Majors
Charity joins engineering leaders for a panel discussion at the LeadDev Live virtual event. They will explore the senior IC <> manager relationship, thinking about how to create a mutually beneficial partnership.
Liz Fong-Jones, LeadDev Webinar Panelist
Liz joins leading engineers as a panelist for LeadDev's "Breaking down knowledge silos between engineering teams" webinar. They will discuss the methods they’ve used to share knowledge and collaborate across their engineering teams.
Coding a New Customer Experience: How Vanguard Upleveled Their Org and Brand With Observability
Rich Anakor, Chief Solutions Architect at Vanguard, runs a small team with a colossal goal: Give Vanguard customers a top-notch experience by enabling internal engineering teams to better understand their massively complex production environment. He’s joining Honeycomb on August 12th to discuss how adopting observability is changing the way his teams prioritize effort and do their best work.
Hot Swapping Active Production Services Reliably With Honeycomb
The Mode Analytics backend team is updating different services in their stack by hot swapping them in production. Join our webinar July 27 at 10 a.m. PT| 1 p.m. ET to learn how to create a migration validation strategy with feature flags, error reporting, and observability, use OpenTelemetry to provide any custom insights you need, and breakdown complex service migrations into manageable milestones with Honeycomb.
Game Developer Conference Speakers, Liz Fong-Jones, Michael Simo & Kent Quirk
Honeycomb's Liz, Michael, & Kent are speaking at the Game Developer Conference virtual event. They will share their observability insights on game server architecture, covering how to increase developer velocity and improve player experience by implementing Honeycomb.io open-source instrumentation SDKs and collection agents.
The State of Observability 2021: Mature Teams Ship Better Code Faster and You Can Too
The 2021 Observability Maturity Community Research report is the first year-over-year look at the observability landscape and how practices are evolving. Organizations on the higher end of the observability maturity spectrum are realizing the benefits and are 3X more likely to deliver high customer satisfaction. Join James Governor, Charity Majors, and Joe Thackery as they walk through the findings.
Liz Fong-Jones, INS1GHTS Speaker
Liz, Honeycomb Developer Advocate, is giving a talk at the INS1GHTS 2021 virtual event. Come hear how to improve sustainability by empowering other engineers, especially non-SREs, to understand our systems, rather than for the sake of our resumes and/or glory.
Charity Majors, cdCon Keynote Speaker
Honeycomb's Charity Majors and Redmonk's James Governor will be participating in a fireside chat at the cdCon 2021 virtual event. This session will help you adopt the production excellence mindset and come away with tactics around implementing modern software practices like progressive delivery, observability, and service-level objectives (SLOs).
Alayshia Knighten, PagerDuty Summit Speaker
Alayshia, Honeycomb Senior Implementation Engineer, is speaking at PagerDuty Summit. She will discuss how to transform and translate business outcomes, plus engineer needs, into customer love with Observability.
PagerDuty Summit Keynote Speaker, Christine Yen
Christine, Honeycomb CEO & Co-founder, is a featured keynote panelist at the PagerDuty Summit virtual event. In this panel, you’ll hear from leaders passionate about DevOps and their thoughts on what’s next.
Unscripted Panelist, Charity Majors
Charity, Honeycomb CTO & Co-founder, is joining a panel session at the virtual Unscripted conference. She will share how she uses Observability practices and solutions to build confidence in delivering the best software applications and systems today.
Register for this free 2-day virtual conference on the future of shipping software, June 9-10, 2021. o11ycon brings the vendor-neutral observability community together to advance the practice. hnycon is where you learn how to implement observability successfully with Honeycomb.
Emily Nakashima, LeadDev Together Panelist
Emily, Honeycomb VP Engineering, is a panelist at the LeadDev Together virtual conference. In this session, she joins other lead engineers to discuss how to measure the human side of success on your engineering teams, and how to troubleshoot if something’s not quite right.
The New Faces of Continuous Improvement Speaker, Charity Majors
Charity, Honeycomb's CTO & Co-founder, is joined by engineering leaders from GitHub and Netflix for a LinearB watch party taking place in the Dev Interrupted discord community. They will share their thoughts on creating Continuous Improvement in Engineering Organizations in this one-time event.
Liz Fong-Jones, WTF Is SRE Speaker
Liz, Honeycomb Principal Developer Advocate, joins WTF is SRE?- a virtual conference designed by SREs for SREs. Gain insight on reducing attack surfaces, security in complex systems, alerting on application performance, the effect of multicloud on SRE, how to unify software and systems engineering and so much more.
o11yfest Panelist, Shelby Spees
Shelby, Honeycomb Developer Advocate, is part of a panel discussion at o11yfest. She will share her experience with the challenges we all may face when encouraging better observability practices, adopting new technologies, and otherwise getting started on the adoption journey. Honeycomb is excited to be a Premiere sponsor of this event.
Continuous Lifecycle Keynote Speaker, Liz Fong-Jones
Liz, Honeycomb Principal Developer Advocate, is a keynote speaker at the Continuous Lifecycle online conference. She will discuss the initial manual experiments Honeycomb ran, the bugs in our automatic replacement tools we uncovered, and what steps we needed to progress towards continuously running the experiments
Liz Fong-Jones, DeveloperWeek Global: Management Speaker
Liz is speaking about the tradeoffs on the road to observability at the DeveloperWeek Global: Management virtual conference. Learn how to improve sustainability by empowering other engineers, especially non-SREs, to understand our systems, rather than for the sake of our resumes and/or glory.
DevOpsDays Seattle Speaker, Shelby Spees
Shelby, Honeycomb Developer Advocate, is giving a talk at DevOpsDays Seattle. Stop in to learn how application and platform teams can leverage modern software delivery tools to shift left on service reliability while reducing stress and delivering better business value.
Shelby Spees, Conf42 Featured Speaker
Shelby, Honeycomb Developer Advocate, is a featured speaker at the Conf42: Cloud Native virtual conference. Come learn how high-cardinality observability data supported performing side-by-side comparisons of the same workloads on different processor architectures, and how to gain similar insights into your own infrastructure. Honeycomb is a proud partner of this event.
DeveloperWeek Europe Speakers, Liz Fong-Jones & Shelby Spees
Liz and Shelby are speaking at DeveloperWeek Europe 2021. Liz is giving a talk about refining systems data without losing fidelity. Shelby will be exploring how Honeycomb’s engineering team leverages high-context telemetry data to measure service heath and risk in order to determine when it’s safe to perform experiments. Honeycomb is excited to be a partner in this event.
Failover Conf Panelist, Emily Nakashima
Emily, VP Engineering of Honeycomb, in joining a panel discussion at Failover Conf: Fail Smarter. She will sit down with other SRE leaders to discuss the processes they use to get the most insight into their applications, how they've increase the speed of detection and response, and what organizations need to do to stay on top of growing complexity. Honeycomb is pleased to sponsor this event.
Destination: Scale Sponsor
Honeycomb is sponsoring the Destination: Scale digital event. Join us to explore ways organizations can empower their global platforms teams to drive operational efficiencies and scale their processes. Sessions will examine how platform teams can standardize management technology, optimize processes, and drive reusability to save developers time – and focus on building the features that matter.
PulumiUP Panelist, Charity Majors
Charity, Honeycomb CTO & Co-founder, joins a panel discussion with technical leaders and Pulumi customers at the PulumiUP virtual event. They will discuss how they adopted Cloud Engineering best practices and how those practices have helped them be successful in this new era of software development.
Collision Conf Speaker, Christine Yen
Christine, Honeycomb CEO & Co-founder, is sharing a story at the virtual Collision Conference. She shares lessons from building her first company and breaks down the current landscape for software development teams.
CTO Craft Conference Speaker, Charity Majors
Charity, Honeycomb's CTO & co-founder, is a speaker at CTO Craft Con. Join her and other CTOs and technology leaders from around the globe talking all things Delivery. Honeycomb is excited to be partnering with CTO Craft for this event.
Progressive Delivery Conference Speaker, Shelby Spees
Shelby is speaking at the Progressive Delivery virtual conference. Learn how application and platform teams can leverage modern software delivery tools to shift left on service reliability while reducing stress and delivering better business value. Honeycomb is proud to be sponsoring this event.
Webinar: Achieving Production Excellence at Scale
Whether you’re a startup building new services from scratch or in a brownfield enterprise environment, this webinar offers expert advice on how to get started and how to measure the ROI of implementing modern software practices like progressive delivery, observability, and service-level objectives (SLOs).
InfoQ Live Roundtable Speaker, Christine Yen
Christine, Honeycomb's CEO & co-founder, is part of an InfoQ Live roundtable discussion. Join her to discuss practical monitoring and observability methods that DevOps and SRE teams can employ to balance change and uncertainty without the need to constantly reconfigure monitoring systems.
Shelby Spees, The CloudFirst Speaker
Shelby, Honeycomb Developer Advocate, will be giving a talk at The CloudFirst virtual event. Learn how application and platform teams can leverage modern software delivery tools to shift left on service reliability while reducing stress and delivering better business value.
SKILup Days Speaker, Shelby Spees
Shelby is a speaker at the SKILup Days virtual event. Her talk will introduce observability-driven development and how it works with feature flags. She will walk through how Honeycomb’s product engineering team applies these practices to real feature development. Honeycomb is excited to sponsor this event.
Cloud-Native Goes Native Webinar, Charity Majors
Charity, Honeycomb's CTO & co-founder, is joining David McKay for a DevOps.com webinar. They will take a look at the cloud-native landscape and discuss its impact on DevOps, application security and more.
Developer Week Sponsor
Honeycomb is proud to be a sponsor for the Developer Week virtual conference. Join us February 17-19 to discover the latest in developer technologies, languages, platforms, and tools.
Shelby Spees, InfoQ Roundtable Discussion Speaker
Shelby joins other extraordinary speakers driving change and innovation at InfoQ Live. They will discuss how they embrace production and ways to make it easier for others to onboard and keep the system up and running. Honeycomb is pleased to be partnering with InfoQ for this event.
Cloud Native Chaos Carnival Speaker, Shelby Spees
Shelby, Honeycomb Developer Advocate, is speaking at the Chaos Carnival virtual event. Her talk explores how Honeycomb’s engineering team leverages high-context telemetry data to measure service heath and risk in order to determine when it’s safe to perform experiments.
Liz Fong-Jones, AWS Community Voices Presenter
Along with 3 other AWS heroes, Liz will discuss her reactions and thought’s to the weeks’ launches, sessions, and overall re:Invent happenings.
Shelby Spees, Cloud Native Kitchen Speaker
Shelby will explain how to generate better data and gain new insights. You'll walk away ready to use observability to level up everyone on your team!
GitHub Universe Speaker, Christine Yen
Christine's talk will cover how to implement observability practices (from your tools and from your humans) and what you can achieve as a result.
React \w/ Cassandra Dev Day Speaker, Charity Majors
Charity will navigate the importance of observability, flexibility, and scalability when working with JSON data at this fireside chat.
Liz Fong-Jones, SREcon20 Americas Speaker
Learn how Honeycomb improved the reliability of our Zookeeper, Kafka, and stateful storage systems through terminating nodes on purpose.
Honeycomb is an SREcon20 Americas Sponsor
SREcon20 is a gathering of engineers who care deeply about site reliability, systems engineering, and working with complex distributed systems at scale.
LeadDev Panelist, Liz Fong-Jones
Liz, Honeycomb Developer Advocate and Site Reliability Engineer (SRE), is joined by experts Tom Oketch and Ryan Katkov at a LeadDev panel discussion. Join them to learn how you can create a safe culture that enables engineers to learn, try, and test.
Emily Nakashima, CTO Connection Online Speaker
Emily, Honeycomb's VP of Engineering, will be speaking at the CTO Connection Online event. Swing in and hear her talk, "Hiring is broken: reflections on building a higher-signal, less-harmful hiring process."
KubeCon+CloudNativeCon North America Sponsor
We are delighted to be partnering with KubeCon+CloudNativeCon North America for their virtual conference. Join Honeycomb and other adopters and technologists from leading open source and cloud native communities.
Shelby Spees, London TAD Community Meetup Panelist
Shelby, Honeycomb Developer Advocate, is a panelist at the virtual London TAD Community Meetup. Stop in to this live event to learn why you should be testing in production.
Serverless Toronto Meetup Speakers, Charity Majors & Liz Fong-Jones
Charity and Liz are giving talks at the Serverless Toronto Meetup. Charity will go through the sociotechnical strategies great teams (worldwide) are using to be happier and more productive, and Liz will give an SRE Overview (from SLOs and SLIs to Error Budgets and Observability).
DevOps Experience Keynote Speaker, Charity Majors
Honeycomb is proud to be a DevOps Experience sponsor. Also, our own CTO & co-founder, Charity, is a keynote speaker at this virtual summit. Stop in and hear what she has to share.
Operations: Past, Present, and Glorious Future Webinar, Charity Majors
Charity is a featured speaker for A Cloud Guru webinar- Operations: Past, Present, and Glorious Future. This session will cover the many guises of Ops work, picking the right companies, unexpected ways to apply that expertise, and how to make proactive career decisions that get you where you want to be.
Charity Majors, Cloud Engineering Summit Speaker
Charity is joining other cloud engineering leaders and practitioners to share best practices and end-user stories at the Cloud Engineering Summit. Hear her talk about testing in production at this virtual event.
Liz Fong-Jones, Chaos Conference Speaker
Liz, Honeycomb's Developer Advocate and Site Reliability Engineer (SRE), is a speaker at Chaos Conference. Join this virtual event to learn how Honeycomb improved the reliability of our Zookeeper, Kafka, and stateful storage systems through terminating nodes on purpose.
Arm DevSummit 2020 Speaker, Liz Fong-Jones
Liz will be a keynote speaker at the Arm DevSummit 2020 virtual event. She joins Cloud Executives and Software Developers to discuss the opportunities and challenges for running cloud-native applications on Arm.
Shelby Spees, Learn With Jason: What the H*ck is Observability?
Shelby is joining Jason Lengstorf on an episode of Learn With Jason: What the H*ck is Observability? She will share how to use Honeycomb to debug complex systems in production.
Emily Nakashima, Web Directions Code Speaker
Emily, Honeycomb's VP of Engineering, is speaking at the Web Directions Code remote conference. She will talk about how approaching web perf through the lens of observability has changed the way her team thinks about perf instrumentation & optimization.
Elevate 2020 Workshop, Megan Gleason
Megan, Honeycomb Head of Product, is giving a workshop at Plato's Elevate 2020 virtual event. She’ll explore strategies for building product in a way that optimizes for frequent delivery of value to customers, and the ability to support business objectives. Honeycomb is proud to be a sponsor for this event.
InfoQ Live Roundtable, Charity Majors
Charity, Honeycomb's CTO & co-founder, joins fellow engineers at the InfoQ Live roundtable event. She will take a look at what it means to have a resilient, production apps today.
DevOpsTuesDays Zurich Meetup Speaker, Shelby Spees
Shelby, Honeycomb Developer Advocate, is speaking at the DevOpsTuesDays Zurich virtual meetup. She will walk through how Honeycomb uses CircleCI, Terraform, Chef, a handful of home-grown scripts, and Honeycomb itself to speed up deployments and make them safer.
PagerDuty Summit Sponsor
Honeycomb is excited to sponsor the PagerDuty Summit virtual event. Come learn several practices core to production excellence as Liz Fong-Jones takes the stage on September 23rd. See you there!
London Web Performance Speaker, Emily Nakashima
Emily, Honeycomb's VP of Engineering, is speaking at the virtual London Web Perf Meetup. She will talk about how approaching web performance through the lens of observability has changed the way her team thinks about performance instrumentation and optimization.