Frankfurt am Main, March 23rd 2017 – ‘Building Reliability at Scale’ is the central theme of TechSummit Berlin 2017, sponsored by LeaseWeb Deutschland GmbH. The all-day event will take place at the famous Kulturbrauerei (Schönhauser Allee 36, 10435 Berlin) on April 12th. The range of topics will include monitoring, performance, containerization, infrastructure automation, scalability, serverless computing, and engineering culture. Further information and registration can be found at


Top speakers from Chef Software, SoundCloud, Pixelart, Blendle, Thoughtworks, The New York Times, Google, Pinterest, and Adjust will share their thoughts and insights on a wide range of technical topics. Talks include: Scaling Adjust without the Cloud, Application Automation with Chef Habitat, Application Load Testing with Open Source and the Cloud, Why Alerting Should Be Based on Labeled Time Series, Monitoring Performance, Reliability and Resource Utilization with Prometheus, UX Design and Education for effective Monitoring Tools, LAMP in Containers, TDD for Containers, Kubernetes in Production Since 0.9.


This year’s TechSummit begins on April 12th in Berlin and will be followed by events in Amsterdam and in Washington DC. The ‘Summit of Techies’ was originally an internal meeting of the top specialists from LeaseWeb’s worldwide network. As a result of interest from its customers, LeaseWeb opened TechSummit to speakers and participants from the whole IT industry, and has since continued to grow to new locations. 


“TechSummit has established itself as a unique global event that covers major developments in IT. In doing so, the topics that move and advance the industry are presented and discussed with professional substance,” says Benjamin Schönfeld, CEO of LeaseWeb Deutschland GmbH.