Managed DNS: Fast, reliable DNS without breaking the bank. Get your first 7 days FREE today! Get it now

Your Current Language Is:

Dyn Connect

October 1, 2015
@ Dyn Headquarters
In Manchester, NH

What Is TechToberFest?

TechToberFest is a one day event, created to provide inspiration, education and the connections you need to ensure your business or organization is using the Internet to its fullest competitive advantage while transforming your online presence.

Why attend TechToberfest? The question should be why wouldn’t you!


Learn the latest technology trends from Internet Performance thought leaders. Walk away with strategies to help you do your job better and grow your business with a mixture of technical and business sessions delivering actionable content.


One-to-one interaction with Internet Performance experts in what Fast Company has called "one of the Top 10 Up-and-Coming Cities for Tech Jobs in 2015." Additionally, connect with peers and colleagues to share knowledge, uncover tactics and capitalize your competitive advantage.


Spend the day surrounded by the area's best and brightest leaders in Internet technology. These remarkable individuals along with engaging content will motivate, enlighten and move you.


Help us kick off TechToberFest right! Let’s unwind from an action filled day with some delicious drinks, awesome music and even MORE networking time.

Who Should Attend TechToberFest?

  • System / Network Admins: Charged with ensuring the best performance and continuous availability of your company’s web properties, you strive to manage multiple systems, multiple solutions, and multiple vendors.
  • IT Operations, Infrastructure and Technology Managers, Directors, and VPs: You’re responsible for the performance, availability, and security of your company’s overall online infrastructure, and define success as "everything working as it should."
  • C-Level & Company Founders: "Scale" and “Bottom line” are your watchwords, and you measure success by driving down costs while ramping up revenue.

TechToberFest Agenda

8:30-9:30AM Breakfast & Registration
9:30-10:00AM Welcome - Jeremy Hitchcock, CEO - Dyn
10:00-11:00AM Exclusive Keynote Speaker
11:00-11:15AM Networking Break
11:30-12:30PM Net Neutrality and What It Means to You
12:30-2:00PM Networking Lunch
2:00PM-3:00PM New Age Cyber Security: Why the Internet is becoming the Battleground vs. the Firewall
3:00-4:00PM Panel Discussion
4:00-4:30PM Event Wrap Up and Q&A
4:30-6:30PM TechToberFest!!

*Agenda subject to change

Featured Speakers

Jeremy Hitchcock, CEO Dyn

Jeremy Hitchcock


Jeremy leads the senior management team by setting the company's strategic direction and driving the product vision.

Jeremy cofounded Dyn as a student at Worcester Polytechnic Institute in 2001. Over the years, he has has grown the company into a global Internet Performance leader working with the biggest brands on the web. Jeremy's many achievements as a CEO earned him recognition as an Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year finalist and numerous Inc. 5000 and Deloitte Fast 500 rankings.

Jim Cowie, Chief Scientist, Dyn

Jim Cowie

Chief Scientist, Dyn

Jim Cowie is the Chief Scientist at Dyn. Previously, Jim was the founder and CTO of Renesys, the Internet Intelligence Authority, which Dyn acquired in 2014.

Jim has more than 20 years' entrepreneurial and software development experience in high performance computing, network modeling and simulation, web services, and security. Prior to founding Renesys, Jim was a principal at Cooperating Systems, a consulting services company that provided rapid software prototyping and technology planning for advanced research and development in academia and industry.

Doug Maddory, Director of Internet Analysis, Dyn

Doug Maddory

Director of Internet Analysis, Dyn

Doug is the head of Internet analysis and the most prolific blog author at Dyn. He has helped turn the firm into a leading resource for observers, companies, and journalists tracking global internet traffic. If there's a countrywide outage because of a natural disaster or political unrest, Dyn, and Madory, are often the first to report it.

We love hearing from you!

Whether you have a question about the event, or need assistance with registration, we want to know what’s on your mind.

Contact us at

About Dyn

Dyn is a cloud-based Internet Performance company. Dyn helps companies monitor, control, and optimize online infrastructure for an exceptional end-user experience. Through a world-class network and unrivaled, objective intelligence into Internet conditions, Dyn ensures traffic gets delivered faster, safer, and more reliably than ever.

Dyn is the leading Internet Performance provider to the most visited web properties in the world, as measured by the Alexa 1000. Dyn delivers more brand loyalty, customer satisfaction, and increased sales from startups to Global 2000 companies and businesses in between.