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Terminology

There are many ways to refer to the same thing. Below is an attempt to demystify our nomenclature: Events vs. Event Types vs. Time Slots Events is what you offer people to enroll in. For example, Engineering Bootcamp starting on September 1 in San Francisco is an event….

Service Level Agreement (SLA)

General Notifications in case of any kind of a security breach: right away. Service Availability: 99.95% Scheduled Downtime: 24-hour notice scheduled during off hours (Pacific Timezone) Severity Levels Definitions: Major: Critical production issue that severely impacts your use of the service or major functionality is…

User Roles

There are five different types of users in PlusPlus: Regular users Organizers Administrators External users Anonymous Regular Role A regular user is a typical employee at a company. Such user will have basic permissions, such as: View events Register for events Provide feedback on events…

Live Streamed Events

While every event has a physical time and place, certain events can also be live streamed to the remote attendees. For example, you may have an Engineering Bootcamp at San Francisco HQ that is also available remotely via Google Meet or Zoom. People in San Francisco may physically walk…

Groups

You may have different events for different groups of people. For example, Managers may see manager training classes that are not available to individual contributors. Engineers may see different events than salespeople, and so on. Groups feature allows you to control the access to an…

Event Types

There are different types of events you may be creating. Here’re some event type patterns to think about. A Taste Of… This type of event is where the audience instantly gets down and dirty with the code. They may not understand what they are doing,…

Events

An event is our most complex component. It can contain quite a few things, such as name and description, presenters, possibly a few sessions. It may be available online, and it may require external registration. Timeslots An event has a time and a place. All would…

Enrollments

As people enroll in the events, we track that. There are a few concepts to understand with respect to how the Enrollments workflow works. Let’s start with check-ins. Check-ins There are two ways a person can be checked in into an event: Checked in by…

PlusPlus API

PlusPlus API Docs Warning: the REST API is being DEPRECATED in favor of the new GraphQL API. There will be no updates or improvements to the REST API, new applications should use the new GraphQL standard. The REST API is scheduled to shut down on…

Topics

As you grow to 100s of events, it becomes important to make it easy to make sense of it all. Topics are our way of putting similar things into buckets so that browsing becomes easier. There are two types of topics we support: top level…