Conference Agenda

The three-day conference in 2024 is split into two parts.
Our main conference takes place on days 1 and 2.
Day 3 is optional and features hands-on workshops.

Agenda updates are continually released and subject to change.

Conference Day 1: June 11, 2024

The conference opening day, partially livestreamed, takes place on Tuesday, June 11, 2024, at Paulaner am Nockherberg.

  • Knowledge Fair & Breakfast
    09:30 - 11:00

    Take the opportunity to talk to our developers and consultants before the first presentation of the day. Accompanied by bits and bites for breakfast, you will find several booths at the conference location where you can ask the team behind Checkmk specific questions. Benefit from the exchange with the community and start the conference strong.

  • Welcome Introduction
    11:00 - 11:10
    Melina Weide

    This is a big one - 10 years of Checkmk Conference!

  • State of Checkmk
    11:10 - 11:30
    Jan Justus (CEO)

    2024 is a big year for Checkmk - join CEO Jan Justus in his keynote speech on the state of Checkmk, a glimpse at what’s ahead this year, and what you can expect over the next two days.

  • Checkmk 2.3 at a Glance I/II
    11:30 - 12:30
    Martin Hirschvogel (CPO)

    Zoom out to dive deep – let’s take a look at the paradigms and priorities that shaped our product into where we are now and learn about the major improvements coming in Checkmk 2.3.

  • Lunch Break
    12:30 - 14:00
  • Checkmk 2.3 at a Glance II/II
    14:00 - 14:30
    Lars Michelsen (CTO)

    Zoom out to dive deep – let’s take a look at the paradigms and priorities that shaped our product into where we are now and learn about the major improvements coming in Checkmk 2.3.

  • New in 2.3: Improved UX
    14:30 - 15:30
    Tanja Hohenstatt (UX Designer)

    Checkmk gets more capable every year, and you are deploying it in ever more advanced and dynamic environments. With increasingly complex infrastructures, a great user experience becomes absolutely imperative for a monitoring tool. 

    Let our UX Designer Tanja walk you through our efforts to make using Checkmk more consistent, efficient, accessible and forgiving to work with. 

  • Coffee Break
    15:30 - 16:00
  • New in 2.3: Improved Core Monitoring Features
    16:00 - 16:30
    Marcel Arentz (Product Manager)

    A new year, a new Checkmk - and with it even more, and better monitoring. Take a look at the improvements at the core of Checkmk, and how you have more flexibility and power to monitor what matters most to you. 

  • New in 2.3: More Developer APIs
    16:30 - 17:00
    Moritz Kiemer (Team Lead Development)

    A better and more capable set of developer tools mean even more extendibility for Checkmk. Tune in on the future of plugin development, and how you can future-proof your work by building with and for our new Developer APIs.

  • New in 2.3: Synthetic Monitoring
    17:00 - 17:45
    Simon Meggle (Product Manager)

    When it comes to measuring the quality of applications, the only right perspective is the perspective of the user. With Checkmk 2.3 it is possible to monitor any application from exactly this perspective - thanks to Synthetic Monitoring, based on Robot Framework and Robotmk. This talk presents the most important facts and features. 

  • Evening Event
    19:00 - 23:59

    This year's evening event will take place at München Hoch5, providing all those taking part in the conference in Munich the possibility to interact in person. It's the perfect time to let the first insightful conference day sink in. Enjoy some music, delicious food and drinks together, and especially celebrate the Checkmk Conference Anniversary with us!

Conference Day 2: June 12, 2024

The second conference day on Wednesday is also taking place at Paulaner am Nockherberg and will close the official part for every participant – online and on-site.

  • Knowledge Fair & Breakfast
    09:00 - 10:00

    Take the opportunity to talk to our developers and consultants before the first presentation of the day. Accompanied by bits and bites for breakfast, you will find several booths at the conference location where you can ask the team behind Checkmk specific questions. Benefit from the exchange with the community and start your day right.

  • You should monitor your enterprise middleware! TIBCO meets Checkmk.
    10:00 - 10:30
    Pedro Monteiro (Lynxmind)

    Enterprise middleware is essential to almost any larger company for it's software solutions to benefit from each other. Visibility is thus key and should be a priority for everyone. Learn how we extended Checkmk to monitor the TIBCO, one of the leading ecosystems in that field. We will share which metrics matter, and how you can make the most out of it in Checkmk.

    A lesson, which you can use for any other enterprise middleware, or actually, any other Checkmk extension.

  • Checkmk Customer Stories
    10:30 - 12:00
    external
  • Lunch Break
    12:00 - 13:30
  • Checkmk Cloud - How I learned to stop worrying and love SaaS
    13:30 - 14:15
    Christian Reiser & Jonas Dieterle (Product Managers)

    We started working on a SaaS product almost exactly two years ago. A big bet on an entirely new deployment mode that allows users to forget about the operational layers of Checkmk and instead simply focus on what matters most: great monitoring. 

    We’re excited to give you an update and show you what we’ve built - join us in taking an in depth look behind the curtains.

  • To Be Announced
    14:15 - 15:00
  • Coffee Break
    15:00 - 15:30
  • What's next for Checkmk
    15:30 - 17:00
    Martin Hirschvogel (CPO) & Lars Michelsen (CTO)

    Kick back after two days of in-depth updates, and get a sneak peek at our longer term plans for Checkmk, and how we think of our strategic roadmap.

  • Workshop Dinner
    18:00 - 22:00

    Everybody having a workshop ticket for the third day will have access to our special dinner after the main conference program of day 2. We are delighted to spend another evening with you, our community, while you're still in Munich. Let's reflect on the conference in a calm atmosphere while enjoying delicious drinks and food from Paulaner am Nockherberg.

Conference Day 3: June 13, 2024

The third conference day is optional for those wanting to get even more out of their #CMKConf10 experience and deepen specific knowledge in one of our workshops. Find the generic schedule of our workshops below.

Our workshops are on-site only to ensure the highest quality in interaction. A workshop ticket requires physical attendance at the Checkmk Conference #10.

We are still working on the workshop selection and will update this website as more information becomes available.

  • Morning Workshops
    08:30 - 12:00
    • #1: Automating Checkmk via the REST API [EN, half-day]
    • #2: Security Best Practices [EN, half-day]
    • #3: Synthetic Monitoring with Checkmk 2.3: Developing Expertise in Robotmk and Test Creation [EN, full-day]
    • #4: Introduction to Checkmk Plug-in Development [EN, full-day]
    • #5: Migrating Plug-ins from Checkmk 2.2 to 2.3 [EN, half-day]
    • #6: Network and Cybersecurity Traffic Monitoring Using ntopng [EN, full-day]
    • #7: Ansible for Beginners [EN, full-day]
  • Lunch Break
    12:00 - 13:15
  • Afternoon Workshops
    13:15 - 17:00
    • #1: Automating Checkmk via the REST API [DE, half-day]
    • #3: Synthetic Monitoring with Checkmk 2.3: Developing Expertise in Robotmk and Test Creation [EN, full-day]
    • #4: Introduction to Checkmk Plug-in Development [EN, full-day]
    • #6: Network and Cybersecurity Traffic Monitoring Using ntopng [EN, full-day]
    • #7: Ansible for Beginners [EN, full-day]