Tom Chavez

Tom Chavez

Tom Chavez has more than twenty years of experience as a manager and product manager in the software development tools field. Today Tom works in product marketing at Splunk, the leader in operational intelligence. He has worked across the Silicon Valley at industry leaders including Apple, Sun, PalmSource, Intuit and SOASTA delivering tools for Mac, Java, PalmOS, Linux and Android development and testing. Tom holds a BS degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from UCBerkeley.

Montreal 2018 sessions

Machine Data Is EVERYWHERE: Use It for Testing!

English session - Beginner

As more applications are hosted on servers, they produce immense quantities of logging data. Quality engineers should verify that apps are producing log data that is existent, correct, consumable, and complete. Otherwise, apps in production are not easily monitored, have issues that are difficult to detect, and cannot be corrected quickly. Tom Chavez presents the four steps that quality engineers should include in every app test plan.

Monitoring Jenkins -- Someone has to watch over the Butler!

English session - Beginner

Get insights for your Jenkins master and node infrastructure, job and build details including an incredibly efficient way to analyze test results! See the health of your slaves to discover hard to find issues and fix them before they become a bottleneck for development teams. Examine audit trail of user logins and job control including configuration changes — useful for security and compliance.

Vancouver 2017 sessions

Vancouver 2016 sessions

Montreal 2016 sessions