SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--InfluxData, the modern Open Source Platform built specifically for metrics, events and other time series data that empowers developers to build next-generation monitoring, analytics and IoT applications, today announced it is hosting the Bay Area’s second InfluxDays industry event, the fourth such event the company has hosted since kicking off the series a year ago. InfluxDays SF 2018 is being held Nov. 7 at The Village in San Francisco.
InfluxDays is the only industry event focused on the impact of time series data for real-time decision making, covering a broad range of topics on the use of metrics and event data coming from sensors, containers, systems and microservices. This industry event attracts attendees from a wide variety of roles, including CTOs, developers, architects, and engineers, from a diverse range of industries. The agenda is filled with educational and informative presentations and real-world experiences from innovative companies including PayPal, RingCentral, FuseMail, MuleSoft (a subsidiary of Salesforce.com) and Coupa Software, and from InfluxData representatives, including Founder and CTO Paul Dix.
“Since kicking off the InfluxDays industry series a year ago, we have seen attendance rise dramatically, and at each event more time series users present and a broader set of topics is discussed,” said Mark Herring, InfluxData CMO. “InfluxDays follows the charter of InfluxData – growing with the community and focusing on developer happiness. InfluxDays promises to be an educational event for attendees, packed with opportunities for spirited discussions and professional networking.”
Metrics, events, and other time-based data are being generated at an exponential rate, as there is a growing requirement for analyzing today’s complex environments. The InfluxData Platform provides a comprehensive set of tools and services to accumulate metrics and events data, analyze the data, and act on the data via powerful visualizations and notifications. Its InfluxDB database is the overwhelming leader among Time Series Database management systems, according to DB-Engines’ latest results published earlier this quarter.
InfluxData has rapidly built its developer and customer base across industries – including manufacturing, financial services, energy, and telecommunications – by delivering the fastest growing Open Source Platform that enables customers to derive better business insights, data-driven real-time actions, and a consolidated single view of their entire infrastructure – from applications to microservices, and from systems to sensors. More than 420 customers, including Cisco Systems, Coupa Software, IBM, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Nordstrom, and Tesla, have selected InfluxData as their modern data platform for metrics and events. InfluxData is pioneering the shift to time series in a modern metrics and events platform, and is making it possible for customers to become data-driven and take on digital transformation initiatives.
About Paul Dix
Mr. Dix is the creator of InfluxDB. He has helped build software for startups, large companies and organizations such as Microsoft, Google, McAfee, Thomson Reuters, and Air Force Space Command. He is the series editor for Addison Wesley’s Data & Analytics book and video series. In 2010 Mr. Dix wrote the book “Service Oriented Design with Ruby and Rails” for Addison Wesley’s. In 2009 he started the NYC Machine Learning Meetup, which now has more than 7,000 members. He holds a degree in computer science from Columbia University.
InfluxData, the creator of InfluxDB, delivers a modern Open Source Platform built from the ground up for analyzing metrics and events (time series data) for DevOps and IoT applications. Whether the data comes from humans, sensors, or machines, InfluxData empowers developers to build next-generation monitoring, analytics, and IoT applications faster, easier, and to scale delivering real business value quickly. Based in San Francisco, InfluxData’s more than 420 customers include Cisco, eBay, IBM and Siemens. Visit https://www.influxdata.com/. Twitter: @influxdb.
InfluxData, InfluxCloud, InfluxDB and InfluxEnterprise are all trademarked by InfluxData. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.