GOTO is a vendor independent international software development conference with more that 90 top speaker and 1300 attendees. The conference cover topics such as .Net, Java, Open Source, Agile, Architecture and Design, Web, Cloud, New Languages and Processes

2016 Sponsors

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Atomist: Build Applications, Not Infrastructure - Our Mission is to make microservice applications easy and fun to build, through a cloud-based service.

Basho Technologies makes highly available, fault tolerant solutions for distributed systems that are easy to operate at scale for managing massive amounts of active, unstructured data. Riak from Basho is used by businesses to power their critical Web, mobile and social applications. The Basho Data Platform helps enterprises reduce the complexity of supporting Big Data applications. 


Capital One is one of the 10 largest banks by deposits in the country, and a Fortune 500 company. We’re a diversified bank with a broad array of financial products and services. We lead by innovation. We approach financial services challenges the way an Internet start-up would approach a development challenge.


CME Group is the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace.  

Column Technologies is a privately-held, global technology solutions provider dedicated to helping our clients improve service delivery, reduce operational costs and mitigate risk. Our enterprise solutions automate key DevOps principals and help customers meet today’s digital transformation challenges. Column's success is sustained from building long-term relationships, aligning goals with its customers, and a collaborative business methodology that integrates people, process, technology, and support.

Chicago-based, Datalogics Inc., an Adobe Portfolio Company, is the premier source for Adobe PDF and eBook technologies. We’ve dedicated over 45 years to delivering the highest quality software technologies which meet the most demanding customer needs. Our dedicated expert support team is available to customers and evaluators. Our technologies include the Adobe PDF Library, Datalogics PDF Java Toolkit, Datalogics PDF Alchemist, Active Textbook, Adobe Content Server, and Adobe Reader Mobile SDK., Stories Worth Sharing

DRW is a principal trading organization with a focus on global markets by leveraging and integrating technology, risk management and quantitative research. 


Enova (NYSE: ENVA) is a leading provider of online financial services to consumers and small businesses, providing access to credit powered by its advanced analytics, innovative technology and world-class platform and services. To date, Enova has facilitated over $17 billion in loans and financing to more than four million customers around the globe. You can learn more about the company and its brands at

Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. is a U.S. company and is owned by that operates a web site used to research, plan and book travel. It is headquartered in the Citigroup Center, Chicago, Illinois.

GitHub is how people build software. Millions of developers use GitHub to build personal projects, support their businesses, and work together on open source technologies.


Hyatt is a global hospitality company with widely recognized, industry leading brands and a commitment to excellence.'s job processing platform delivers and processes 100s of millions of messages and tasks every day. Its microservices architecture, delivered via Docker containers, enables the world's most innovative companies to bring products and services to market faster and increase revenue through the world's first enterprise-grade job processing solutions. Learn more at


Lightbend is the proud provider of the world’s leading Reactive application development platform. We are a passionate crew of technology pioneers committed to building amazing software.

MediaMath is a global technology company that is leading the movement to revolutionize traditional marketing and drive transformative results for marketers through its TerminalOne Marketing Operating System®. A pioneer in the industry introducing the first Demand-Side Platform (DSP) with the company’s founding in 2007, MediaMath is the only company of its kind to empower marketers with an extensible, open platform to unleash the power of goal-based marketing at scale, transparently across the enterprise. 

Metavine, Inc. - automated software development - is an innovative software company whose product, Genesis, is the first open, expert system driven, fully declarative software development platform. People can now go from application design to deployment without coding. Additional information about Metavine, Inc. can be found at

Morningstar, Inc. is a leading provider of independent investment research in North America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. We offer an extensive line of products and services for individual investors, financial advisors, asset managers, and retirement plan providers and sponsors. 

Optiver is a global electronic market maker that puts only its own capital at risk. Trading on all of the world’s major financial markets, Optiver continuously strives to improve them by offering the best prices to end investors in all market conditions. 

Located in the historic Chicago Board of Trade building, PEAK6 is redefining what it means to be an investment firm. We’re driven to see solutions others don’t — and capitalize on opportunities others miss. We operate with a focused, entrepreneurial drive and push ourselves to think differently. This ambitious, visionary approach has helped us become the diverse range of successful businesses we are today.

Raise is on a mission to make money worth more. Our marketplace gives consumers the chance to unlock the real value of gift cards and increase their purchase power. Members can sell unwanted gift cards for cash, as well as buy cards below face-value to save at their favorite stores and restaurants. And thanks to our technology and mobile wallet, they can use Raise anytime, anywhere.

Raygun, previously named Mindscape, is a leading global software tools provider based in Wellington, New Zealand. Mindscape changed its name to Raygun due to the success of their Raygun product – a crash reporting solution used by thousands of technology companies globally, including Microsoft, Nordstrom, Box and Apple. With customers in more than 100 countries, Raygun expanded the physical presence to the United States in early 2015 with offices in San Francisco.

Message routers enable application-aware networks that accelerate enterprise applications and enable big data, cloud computing and the internet of things.

The Perfect App (TPA) is the world leading tool for app distribution to mobile devices. Watch live statistics and collect both detailed crash reports and feedback with JIRA integration. TPA helps your team to quickly respond to actual app usage.

Thoughtworks is a community of passionate individuals whose purpose is to revolutionize software design, creation and delivery while advocating for positive social change.


Trading Technologies develops and delivers professional trading software for a wide variety of users including proprietary traders, brokers, money managers, CTAs, hedge funds, and commercial hedgers and risk managers. TT provides access to 45 major international exchanges and liquidity platforms. Its new next-generation trading platform, TT, uses the software-as-a-service (SaaS) delivery model to give users a fast, reliable, mobile solution that represents what’s next in the world of trading and technology. 


We help companies understand and act on their data. Uptake is building the singular platform that defines data-driven insight in major global industries. We unlock answers, and our answers create value.










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