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Fastly helps people stay better connected with the things they love. Expectations for online interactions are changing: consumers demand a fast, reliable, and secure internet experience. Fastly helps our customers exceed those expectations by creating great digital experiences quickly, securely, and reliably by processing, serving, and securing our customers’ applications as close to their end-users as possible, at the edge of the internet. This becomes more tangible with edge computing, which aims to move compute power and logic as close to the end-user as possible.


Shopify is a platform built for independent business owners of all shapes and sizes to start, sell, market and manage their businesses online, in-store, and everywhere between. With a comprehensive set of industry-leading tools, Shopify has helped over 1,000,000 people in 175 countries take control of where they take their businesses. Headquartered in Ottawa, Canada, Shopify has worked with brands like Unilever, Kylie Cosmetics, Allbirds and countless others that started with nothing but an idea, a passion, or a purpose.

Kolide, Inc.

Kolide is a device security app for teams that build software. Unlike other products that just help with the basics, Kolide looks for security risks that are emblematic of day-to-day software development, like: unencrypted SSH keys, sensitive customer data on disk, insecure terminal settings, and even notifying you about apps that vacuum up your personal data. Kolide cares about your culture with a major focus on end-user privacy and autonomy. Kolide is already used by hundreds of high velocity teams. Try it free for 30 days for your entire fleet -

Mode Analytics

Mode is the collaborative data platform that unites an analyst-centered workflow with modern business intelligence. Mode’s platform serves over a thousand organizations, from enterprises and early-stage startups, and drives smarter decisions through cross-department analysis. All reports in Mode can be extended and explored by business leaders, while data teams focus on important ad hoc, exploratory analysis—the result is business questions get answered with both speed and coverage.

Launch Darkly

LaunchDarkly is the feature management platform developers and operations teams are using to eliminate risk from their software development cycles. As companies transition to a world built on software, there is an increasing requirement to move quickly, balanced with the desire to maintain control. Modern development teams use feature management as a best practice to separate code deployments from feature releases, so they can turn code on/off without having to redeploy. With LaunchDarkly, teams control their entire feature lifecycles from concept to launch to value.

Bold Penguin

Bold Penguin is the tech company from Columbus, Ohio that unites a fragmented market with the largest, most efficient commercial insurance Exchange. Built on the belief that the trusted advisor is key to success, our solution breaks through the confusion and complexity of a market with enormous potential. Bold Penguin doesn’t sell insurance; we give power back to the people who do, with software that helps match more agents, brokers, and carriers to the right small business owners. Bold Penguin makes the process of quoting and binding faster, simpler, and more profitable than ever—all from a single, fully-customizable, rules-based platform.


JetBrains creates professional software development tools that help developers work smarter and faster. By automating common, repetitive tasks, we enable them to focus on code design and the big picture. JetBrains RubyMine is an IDE for Ruby and Rails developers. It offers powerful code insight features, such as code completion, code navigation, language-specific inspections with quick-fixes, refactorings, and in-editor quick documentation. RubyMine also provides a built-in test runner, a debugger, VCS support, and other essential tools that help you code in Ruby more efficiently.


Cedarcode integrates smoothly with companies to collaborate full-time on their projects and help them boost their teams. We add value from day one by adapting to your process and making honest suggestions, while we pour all of our experience and best practices into the teams we work with. High-quality code, attention to detail, as well as a passion for performance and security, are some of our biggest highlights. We build relationships that turn into long-term partnerships which prove that getting external help can be amazing.


Split is the leading feature delivery platform empowering teams to safely release new features through feature flagging, monitoring and experimentation.


Zillow serves the full lifecycle of owning and living in a home: buying, selling, renting, financing, remodeling and more. It starts with Zillow's living database of more than 110 million U.S. homes - including homes for sale, homes for rent and homes not currently on the market, as well as Zestimate home values, Rent Zestimates and other home-related information. Zillow operates the most popular suite of mobile real estate apps, with more than two dozen apps across all major platforms.


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Hatchbox is the devops provider that’s always reliable and can provide you up to 50% cost savings compared to other PaaS solutions. We’re a hosting platform that deploys Ruby and Rails applications to your own servers. We help you configure web servers, load balancers, firewalls, databases, SSL and more on any hosting provider. We’re a profitable, bootstrapped business that strives to be accessible to anyone deploying Ruby and Rails apps. Visit to start your free trial.


Lounge Sponsor

Honeybadger has your back when it counts. We're the *only* error tracker built by Rails devs, for Rails devs. Our mission: to tame production and make you a better, more productive developer.

Nanno, Inc

Childcare Sponsor

Nanno, the first national on-demand sitter platform! We have hundreds of high-quality, fully vetted sitters, available to be booked on-demand. Book a great caregiver whenever and wherever you need one. Our comprehensive vetting process includes behavioral tests by professional law enforcement profilers, the most rigorous in the industry. It's free to join -- only pay when you successfully book care. The future of childcare is here!


Community Booth

PostgreSQL is a powerful, open source object-relational database system with over 30 years of active development that has earned it a strong reputation for reliability, feature robustness, and performance.