2020 Sponsors

Partner Sponsors

Atlassian unleashes the potential of every team. Our team collaboration and productivity software helps teams organize, discuss, and complete shared work. Teams at more than 159,000 customers, across large and small organizations – including General Motors, Walmart Labs, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Lyft, Verizon, Spotify and NASA – use Atlassian’s project tracking, content creation and sharing, and service management products to work better together and deliver quality results on time. Learn more about our products, including Jira Software, Confluence, Trello, Bitbucket, Opsgenie, Jira Service Desk, and Jira Align at https://atlassian.com/.


Avnet is a global technology solutions provider with an extensive ecosystem delivering design, product, marketing and supply chain expertise for customers at every stage of the product lifecycle. We transform ideas into intelligent solutions, reducing the time, cost and complexities of bringing products to market. For nearly a century, Avnet has helped its customers and suppliers around the world realize the transformative possibilities of technology.


Contrast Security is the world’s leading provider of security technology that enables software applications to protect themselves against cyberattacks, heralding the new era of self-protecting software. Contrast’s patented deep security instrumentation is the breakthrough technology that enables highly accurate assessment and always-on protection of an entire application portfolio, without disruptive scanning or expensive security experts. Only Contrast has sensors that work actively inside applications to uncover vulnerabilities, prevent data breaches, and secure the entire enterprise from development, to operations, to production. More information can be found at www.contrastsecurity.com or by following Contrast on Twitter at @ContrastSec.


Corvid is an open development platform that accelerates the way you build advanced web applications. With serverless computing and hassle-free coding, you can manage all your content from integrated databases, add your own code in the built-in IDE or work locally with your own tools. Run your application on the secure Wix Cloud with a serverless Node.js, readily connect to 100s of APIs and business applications, and get total design freedom with the visual builder. With Corvid, you can build, manage, deploy and scale your next web project.


Intuit is the proud maker of TurboTax, QuickBooks, and Mint. We are a mission-driven, global financial platform that gives everyone the opportunity to prosper. Our platform integrates vital partners – including accountants, developers, financial institutions, educational institutions, mega platforms, government and other experts –so together we can deliver benefits that matter the most in our customers’ lives.

We’re developing a modern development platform on containers and Kubernetes that incorporates multi-tenant abstracts. By combining the public cloud with cloud native tools, Intuit is pioneering bringing cloud-native capabilities to the market. Intuit’s Developer Community and open source contributions are bringing new learning and business opportunities to the global developer community. As we transform into an AI-driven expert platform, Intuit explores how humans in the loop (HITL) platforms can advance and augment both humans and technology to create a better world.


LightStep provides simple observability for deep, multi-layered systems. Built on the world’s most sophisticated distributed tracing engine, LightStep’s unique architecture offers teams unparalleled end-to-end visibility, even at scale. Resolve performance mysteries, prevent outages, and deploy confidently, with observability that reaches across mobile, microservices, and monoliths.


StackPath is the world’s first platform providing compute and services at the cloud’s edge. StackPath offers core computing resources as well as managed services, including Virtual Machines, Containers, Serverless Scripting, Object Storage, CDN, WAF, Managed DNS, and Service Monitoring, with 45 edge locations spanning the world, all connected by a secure private network backbone. StackPath is trusted by customers ranging from Fortune 50 enterprises to one-person startups that want to develop, distribute, protect, and accelerate their cloud workloads in ways not possible with central cloud services. To learn more visit stackpath.com and follow StackPath at www.fb.com/stackpathllc and www.twitter.com/stackpath


TomTom is the leading independent location technology specialist, shaping mobility with highly accurate maps, navigation software, real-time traffic information and services.

To achieve our vision of a safer world, free of congestion and emissions, we create innovative technologies that keep the world moving. By combining our extensive experience with leading business and technology partners, we power connected vehicles, smart mobility and, ultimately, autonomous driving.

Headquartered in Amsterdam with offices in 30 countries, TomTom’s technologies are trusted by hundreds of millions of people worldwide.


Xilinx develops highly flexible and adaptive processing platforms that enable rapid innovation across a variety of technologies – from the endpoint to the edge to the cloud. Xilinx is the inventor of the FPGA, hardware programmable SoCs, and the ACAP, designed to deliver the most dynamic processor technology in the industry and enable the adaptable, intelligent, and connected world of the future.


Official Sponsors

Founded in 2014, Agora.io is a global company with offices in Santa Clara, London, Bangalore, and Shanghai and customers in over 100 countries. Agora.io offers a real-time engagement platform-as-a-service that allows developers to easily embed voice, video, interactive streaming, and messaging for any mobile, web or desktop application and go live globally in a matter of days.

With over 20 billion minutes of monthly usage on our network, Agora.io is trusted by developers and business managers and powers live streaming and video interaction for leading social and enterprise brands across the globe, with use cases in a wide variety of industries such as social, gaming, workflow collaboration, enterprise training & branding, e-commerce, healthcare and more. Agora.io services are backed by an SLA, priced very competitively, and GDPR compliant.


Andela is home to great software engineering talent. Companies leverage our engineers and expertise with distributed teams to build products faster. Software Engineers join us to work on world-class teams, advance their careers, and learn from each other. Andela’s engineers work from Lagos, Nairobi, Kampala, Kigali, Cairo and Accra. The company is headquartered in New York City, has a globally distributed leadership team, and is backed by Generation Investment Management, Serena Ventures, the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Google Ventures and Spark Capital.

Learn more at www.andela.com

Canon U.S.A. Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions provides over 80 years of expertise in the development of a wide array of technologies that are utilized in many industries all over the world. For years many companies have been utilizing Canon’s cameras, lenses and remote camera control and communication capability by creating unique applications to build successful enterprises. Canon has been meeting these companies and engaging with the developer communities by hosting several hackathon events to build relationships. These relationships have given us a better understanding of the advantages and the challenges that the developer faces when seeking ways to integrate Canon cameras into their applications.

Canon shows their commitment to the developer communities by the launch of a developer support program that will offer access to all Canon’s SDKs, APIs, exclusive products and discounts and much more. This robust, multi-tiered program offers direct technical support to Silver, Gold and Platinum members, from Canon Subject Matter Experts and Software Engineers so that the highest quality of support is delivered. Through this program, Canon will provide you with the information, support and exclusive services needed to turn your visions into a reality. To learn more please visit DeveloperCommunity.usa.canon.com and become a member now.


Checkmarx is the global leader in software security solutions for modern enterprise software development. Checkmarx delivers the industry’s most comprehensive software security platform that unifies with DevOps and provides static and interactive application security testing, software composition analysis and developer AppSec training to reduce and remediate risk from software vulnerabilities. Checkmarx is trusted by more than 40 percent of the Fortune 100 and half of the Fortune 50, including leading organizations such as SAP, Samsung and Salesforce.com. To learn more about Checkmarx, visit www.checkmarx.com, read the Checkmarx blog or follow on Twitter via @Checkmarx, LinkedIn or Facebook.


Devada is committed to empowering developers with products that sit at the convergence of two important trends: developers’ increased desire for authentic, user-generated content and developers’ growing importance to technology and tech-enabled companies. Devada is the leading resource for engaging developers around the world through its authoritative DZone.com media site. Devada’s AnswerHub powers DZone.com and developer communities for many tech and tech-enabled giants, including IBM, Epic Games, and Disney Pixar. For more information, please visit devada.com.


DockYard is a digital product agency offering custom software, mobile, and web application development consulting. We provide exceptional professional services in strategy, user experience, design, and full stack engineering to bring brilliant digital ideas into being for clients such as Netflix, Apple, Nasdaq, Fidelity Investments, Cars.com, McGraw-Hill, Harvard, Constant Contact, Zipcar, WNYC, and various startups. DockYard helps organizations transform ambitious, complex ideas into fully deployed apps using Ember.js, React.js, Elixir, Ruby, and other technologies. DockYard’s integrated approach allows us to solve problems quickly with stability, maintainability, and scalability. Our firm is smart, experienced, and deeply knowledgeable about modern application UX, design, and architecture. On the bleeding edge of technology, DockYard often pioneers the field, and invests heavily in the open source community. We also offer testing and QA, project management, training, support, and staff augmentation. And with consultants nationwide, we’ve got staff in key markets across the United States.


HERE, a location data and technology platform, moves people, businesses and cities forward by harnessing the power of location. By leveraging our open platform, we empower our customers to achieve better outcomes – from helping a city manage its infrastructure or a business optimize its assets to guiding drivers to their destination safely. To learn more about HERE, please visit www.here.com and http://developer.here.com.


Karat conducts live, highly predictive technical interviews and powers world-class hiring processes for leading organizations like Indeed, Intuit, and Pinterest.

Our network of experienced Interview Engineers have conducted tens of thousands of technical interviews with software engineering job candidates. Clients increase capacity to interview with structure and consistency all while providing exceptional candidate experiences. Karat has amassed the largest, most robust dataset of structured-interview intelligence to produce never-before-seen hiring analytics.


Linode accelerates innovation by making cloud computing simple, accessible, and affordable to all. Founded in 2003, Linode helped pioneer the cloud computing industry and is today the largest independent open cloud provider in the world. Headquartered in Philadelphia’s Old City, the company empowers over 800,000 developers, startups, and businesses across its global network of 11 data centers.


LogDNA is a log management company for the future of business. LogDNA enables petabytes of data from disparate locations (public cloud, private cloud, on-premise, hybrid, IoT and PoS) to be parsed and searched super-fast. For more information, visit LogDNA.com.


Delivering compelling applications with analytics at their core has never been more crucial—or more complex. Logi is the only developer-grade analytics platform focused exclusively on embedding analytics in commercial and enterprise applications. Logi leverages your existing tech stack and supports unlimited customization and white-labeling, so you can quickly build a completely unique analytics experience.

Over 1,900 applications have trusted the Logi platform to deliver sophisticated analytics capabilities and power their businesses. The company is headquartered in McLean, Virginia, with offices in Ireland and England. Learn more at LogiAnalytics.com.


NEAR Protocol is a scalable blockchain designed to provide the performance and user experience necessary to bridge the gap to mainstream adoption of decentralized applications.


Seen by Indeed is a marketplace that connects tech talent to leading brands and rising startups. People are more than a resume, so we ask the right questions to help match candidates to their next big opportunity. We also know that it’s not just about what’s “next”—our career coaches are always on hand for 1:1 personalized advice, whether candidates are searching for the first time or looking to reach the peak of their career.

Learn more at beseen.com

Sonatype is laser focused on helping organizations continuously harness all of the good that open source offers, without any of the risk. To do this, we’ve invested in knowing more about the quality of open source than anyone else in the world. This investment takes the form of machine learning, AI, and human expertise, which in aggregate, produces highly curated intelligence that is infused into every Nexus product. Over 1,000 organizations and 10 million developers use Sonatype to make better decisions, innovate faster at scale, and rest comfortably knowing their applications consist of the highest quality open source components.


Trulioo is a global identity and business verification company that provides secure access to reliable, independent, trusted data sources to instantly verify individuals and businesses online. Trulioo GlobalGateway, our marketplace of identity data and services, helps hundreds of organizations prevent fraud, increase trust and safety, comply with regulations, and mitigate risks.

The coverage provided by GlobalGateway is unmatched in the industry: we provide secure access to hundreds of reliable and independent data sources to verify 5 billion people and 330 million companies across 195 countries, through one interoperable solution. Identity verification is mission-critical to participate in today’s digital, borderless economy. Not only is it necessary to establish trust and safety online, it’s particularly pertinent for the underbanked who face countless barriers when attempting life’s most basic tasks such as signing up for a bank account or shopping online. GlobalGateway can help regulated businesses meet Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Know Your Customer (KYC) requirements by automating due diligence workflows across borders.


Basic Sponsors

Adobe gives everyone—from emerging artists to global brands—everything they need to design and deliver exceptional digital experiences. We empower people to create beautiful and powerful images, videos, and apps, and transform how companies interact with customers across every screen.

Adobe Creative Cloud, Document Cloud, and Experience Cloud bring together our design expertise with customer intelligence to deliver experiences that get results. With a robust platform that’s powered by advanced science, a thriving community of partners and developers, and a culture that’s passionate about pushing the boundaries of what’s possible with our products, Adobe is changing the world through digital experiences.

For more information, visit Adobe.com.

Algorand Inc. built the world’s first open source, permissionless, pure proof-of-stake blockchain protocol for the next generation of financial products. This blockchain, the Algorand protocol, is the brainchild of Turing Award-winning cryptographer Silvio Micali. A technology company dedicated to removing friction from financial exchange, Algorand Inc. is powering the DeFi evolution by enabling the creation and exchange of value, building new financial tools and services, bringing assets on-chain and providing responsible privacy models.

For more information, visit https://www.algorand.com/

Backtrace is the debugging platform that improves software quality, reliability, and support by bringing deep introspection and automation throughout the software error lifecycle. Spend less time debugging and reduce your mean time to resolution by using the first and only platform to combine symbolic debugging, error aggregation, and state analysis.


Bitrise helps you develop and operate mobile applications by offering a complete CICD platform, built and optimized for mobile DevOps. By automating mobile development and operational processes on Bitrise, teams deliver faster and improve quality, while increasing productivity. Bitrise provides unrivaled flexibility and power by connecting to all the tools and services you use from one, easy-to-learn platform.

Bitrise accelerates your velocity by automating common tasks and configuration, decreasing the average time to set up CICD for your mobile projects by over 90% compared to commonly used on-premise solutions. A growing library of integrations with tools and services ensures that most steps in your unique development process will be configured quickly while offering extensive, powerful tools to facilitate your requirements not covered in the library. After configuration, constant updates to steps and integrations ensure that unexpected troubleshooting of your workflows is reduced to an absolute minimum and – instead – your teams focus on delivering.

Built for mobile, Bitrise is continuously innovating to further reduce friction in your mobile development processes by offering tools, features, and services from a single screen and a single shared context for your org. Over 100,000 mobile developers and thousands of organizations worldwide trust Bitrise to accelerate and improve their development processes, including Virgin, Mozilla, Sixt, Just Eat, Careem and Get Your Guide.


Bugsnag is a pioneer in application stability management. We make error monitoring actionable and help enterprises and small businesses stabilize, prioritize, and fix bugs. As a full stack solution, we are recognized for our best-in-class support for mobile applications. Bugsnag empowers software development, client observability, and release management teams to make data-driven decisions on when to build features versus fix bugs. Organizations experience significant ROI due to faster innovation led by developer efficiencies and improved customer experiences.

We process over a billion crash reports every day from applications worldwide and over 5,000 industry leading brands, including Airbnb, Slack, Pinterest, Lyft, Yelp, and Pandora, use Bugsnag as their daily dashboard. Based in San Francisco, Bugsnag is backed by GV (Google Ventures), Benchmark Capital, and Matrix Partners.


Unlike other NoSQL databases, Couchbase provides an enterprise-class, multi-cloud to edge database that offers the robust capabilities required for business-critical applications on a highly scalable and available platform. Couchbase is built on open standards, combining the best of NoSQL with the power and familiarity of SQL, to simplify the transition from mainframe and relational databases.


Crafter Software is on a mission to replace the broken paradigm of traditional content management, and to usher in a new era of fast, agile and easier development of innovative digital experiences. Crafter’s flagship product, Crafter CMS, is amazing for developers, easy for content authors, and fantastic for IT operations—bringing the benefits of DevOps to content management applications. Crafter’s Git-based repository enables your entire team to innovate more, develop faster, and deploy sooner. For modern digital experiences. Available on premise in the enterprise, SaaS in the cloud, and 100% open source.


CTO.ai enables development teams to build world-class developer experiences at a fraction of the cost using The Ops Platform. Any development team can join a team workspace, automate a task, share it with their team members quickly and easily from the platform’s shared CLI & Slack. At CTO.ai we’re passionate about helping companies enable their developers to the best work without having to compromise on the need for complex and custom software needs.


At Datalogics, our goal is to make your document management process easier. Whether you want to incorporate Adobe PDF functionality into your own software, decrease your PDF file size for easy downloading, or securely publish documents to your audience, we have the enterprise-grade tools you need to make your workflow more efficient. With over 50 years in the industry, our technology is used by companies of all sizes, including Fortune 500 companies, all over the world.


Density Labs is a software development firm serving organizations to accelerate web, mobile, and SaaS application development. Rapidly scale your development team, decrease time to market while leveraging the cost economics of nearshore staff augmentation.


Fivetran automated data integration delivers ready-to-use connectors, transformations and analytics templates that adapt as schemas and APIs change to ensure reliable data access. With 800+ customers, our products are loved. In 2019, we were given Deloitte Fast 500, Y Combinator Top Companies, and Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice awards. Fivetran is based in Oakland, California.


The Innovative GEOINT Application Provider Program (IGAPP) is the official conduit for commercial providers to add their mission-relevant apps to the GEOINT App Store (www.apps.nga.mil). As NGA’s trusted broker, IGAPP provides 100% cost-free services that help new vendors get their apps launched in the store and generating revenue.


Misty Robotics is the company behind Misty, a robot platform purpose-built for developers. By combining Misty’s natural talents (robot capabilities) with third party API’s, hardware, and/or sensors, Misty can perform a wide range of jobs. Misty embodies a long list of sophisticated hardware and software features that contribute to her ruggedness and extensibility as a platform. She democratizes developer access to the opportunity of personal robots both for individual enjoyment and meeting business needs and opens up avenues for continuous learning.
Misty Robotics is based in Boulder, CO.


NGINX, Inc., now part of F5, is the company behind the popular open source project. We offer a suite of technologies for developing and delivering modern applications. Together with F5, our combined solution bridges the gap between NetOps and DevOps, with multi‑cloud application services that span from code to customer.


Redgate is the leading provider of Compliant Database DevOps solutions for the Microsoft data platform. IT professionals around the globe use our products to accelerate software delivery, achieve data protection requirements, and meet the demands of IT departments and the wider business.


Scalyr, Inc. is a unified observability and log management platform designed for modern application development and deployment practices. Scalyr is built to meet the scale and complexity introduced by microservices, orchestration and containers, and the rapid pace of change with continuous software development. Scalyr is the only log management and observability vendor that does not index data, instead using a unique data processing and storage architecture that scales horizontally, is blazing fast, and ultra-affordable. With Scalyr, engineering and operations teams can monitor, troubleshoot and solve problems, reducing mean time to restore and repair services, and innovating with confidence.


Split powers your product decisions with a unified solution for feature flagging and experimentation.


Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK) turns data into doing with the Data-to-Everything Platform. Splunk technology is designed to investigate, monitor, analyze and act on data at any scale, from any source over any time period. The Data-to-Everything platform removes the barriers between data and action, so our customers — regardless of size or business — have the freedom to deliver meaningful outcomes across their entire organization. Our unique approach to data has empowered companies to improve service levels, reduce operations costs, mitigate risk, enhance DevOps collaboration and create new product and service offerings.


Synerzip, an Agile software co-development partner to mid-sized/high-growth software product companies, accelerates product/technology roadmaps, addresses technology skill gaps, saves ~50% and leverages US-based professionals for easy collaboration.

We work with clients across the entire product lifecycle – from inception to the end-of-life maintenance and support stage. We assemble a dedicated team that works as a logical extension of that client’s in-house R&D team to co-develop/co-innovate.

Synerzip tailors Agile to each client’s R&D environment, including technologies, tools, and practices.

We are the one-stop-shop for the CTO/VP of Engg of a mid-sized software product company.


Transifex helps companies – from Startups to the Enterprise – go global. With our SaaS-based Translation and Localization Platform, organizations can easily translate digital content such as websites, mobile apps, games, video, subtitles, and more on a continuous basis. Leading companies including Eventbrite, SoundCloud, HubSpot, Waze, and Quora rely on Transifex to achieve a truly multilingual, international presence.


Turing is a platform that allows anyone to deploy pre-vetted remote software developers at the touch of a button. We source, vet, match, and help manage remote talent from all over the world.


Wowza Media Systems™ is the recognized gold standard of streaming, with more than a decade of experience working with 35,000+ organizations, in 170+ countries. By reducing the complexities of video and audio delivery to any device, Wowza™ enables organizations to expand their reach and more deeply engage their audiences, in industries ranging from education to broadcasting. Wowza was founded in 2007, is privately held, and is headquartered in Colorado.


XBOSoft is a leading Software QA & Testing Services Company helping clients achieve improved software quality, better sales, more satisfied customers, and a happier QA & Testing Team. •For 12+ years, we’ve been 100% focused on Software QA & Testing. •We have a long-term track record of success serving Fortune 500 to small and mid-size companies. •We support a full-suite of testing services, with expertise in Automation, Mobile, and Agile. •We are an American firm with an international presence


Past Sponsors

Alderbaran Robotic’s
Alpine Data Labs
Capital One
Circle CI
Civitas Leanring
Cloud Elements
Credit Karma
Daitan Group
Dev Bootcamp
Digital Ocean
Distil Networks
Envestnet Yodlee

Expert Exchange
F5 Networks
Fast Fit 360
Fleishman Hillard
Fluxx Labs
Force Dimension
GE Digital
GoTo Concierge
Gupshup (Teamchat)
HPE Haven On Demand
IBM Watson
Just APIs
Magnet Systems

Mitek Systems
MKM Creative
Platinum Performance
Raw Engineering
Red Beacon
Redis Labs
Revolve Robotics
Ricoh Theta
RL Solutions
Robert Half

RobotsLAB US
Sauce Labs
SmartBear Software Inc.
Tempo Automation
Thales Group
The Information
The Village
User Testing
Wolfram Alpha