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Herding Nulls and Other C# Stories from the Future

7 days ago
Download the slides at InfoQ: bit.ly/2ExWDcj Mads Torgersen shares future thinking of a fast-moving major programming language, C#. He discusses pattern matching, type classes, discriminated unions and much more. This presentation was recorded at QCon San Francisco 2017. The next QCon is in London, March 5-7, 2018. Check out the tracks and speakers: bit.ly/2hxsoN1 For […]

Java 9: Tips on Migration and Upgradability

1 week ago
Download the slides at InfoQ: bit.ly/2m9Jm28 Bernard Traversat reviews the compatibility and upgradability stand taken by leading developer’s platforms (Java, JavaScript, Node.js, Python, Go), covers the new Java 9 features (module system, modular runtime, multi-jar packaging, Jdep, etc), and discusses migration strategies to migrate existing code to Java 9. He provides a number of useful […]

Vision & Strategy – Epiphanies of a Netflix Leader

2 weeks ago
Download the audio at InfoQ: bit.ly/2A3ZLtR Josh Evans explores the concepts of vision and strategy – tools that business and technical leaders alike leverage to make tough decisions and smart bets that lead to breakout success. Using Netflix as a case study he explores how these tools were used to drive bold initiatives resulting in […]

The Java Evolution of Eclipse Collections

3 weeks ago
Download the audio & slides at InfoQ: bit.ly/2kZVMcY Kristen O’Leary talks about some of the newest features from the 8.0.0 release including the use of Java 8 features such as Collectors, Optional and SummaryStatistics. These new interactions allow developers to have a more seamless experience coding using both Eclipse Collections and Java. She also discusses […]

Take Two: Evolving Microservice Architectures

1 month ago
Download the audio at InfoQ: bit.ly/2BaU6aJ Andrew Hart talks about the architectural, operational, and cultural aspects of evolving a microservice architecture, in the process highlighting both the opportunities and the challenges that microservice architectures present. This presentation was recorded at QCon New York 2017. The next QCon is in London, March 5-7, 2018. Check out […]

Digital Assets: Lessons in Securing What’s Next

1 month ago
Download the audio at InfoQ: bit.ly/2AwFDWo Rob Witoff recaps on the past several years at the largest cryptocurrency company in the world and explores technical infrastructure and security lessons learned that apply to what’s next in Fintech. Topics include insider threat, red-teaming and moving fast without compromising security. This presentation was recorded at QCon New […]

What do you know about testing in production?

1 month ago
Michael Bryzek explores what it’s like to build quality software with no development, QA, or staging environments. He includes a deep dive into “verification in production” and what it really takes to build software that can safely be tested continuously in production. Download the slides & audio at InfoQ: bit.ly/2zXjoV8 This presentation was recorded at […]

A blueprint for organizational success- case study Netflix

1 month ago
Download the audio at InfoQ: bit.ly/2ATJADM Josh Evans uses Netflix as a case study to illustrate how specific strategies, framed as technical analogs, have been employed to maximize engineering agility, velocity, and impact. These strategies and solutions are meant to provide a blueprint for organizational success. Josh Evans is a 17-year Netflix veteran with experience […]

Crushing Tech Debt Through Automation at Coinbase

2 months ago
Download the audio at InfoQ: bit.ly/2i4aQ7x Rob Witoff takes a deep dive into how Coinbase attacks tech debt, including deployments, testing, immutable + codified infrastructure. He shares a recent “Scorched Earth” event where they upgraded and rebuilt 100% of their infrastructure from scratch in 24 hours. Tech includes AWS, Docker, CoreOS, Terraform, GeoEngineer and more. […]

Distributed Systems Theory for Practical Engineers

2 months ago
Download the slides & audio at InfoQ: bit.ly/2zxHyFs Alvaro Videla reviews the different models: asynchronous vs. synchronous distributed systems, message passing vs shared memory communication, failure detectors and leader election problems, etc. He also reviews a series of books on distributed systems in order to recommend the best one according to the topics we would […]

Functional / Microservices in Real-Time Financials

2 months ago
Download the slides & audio at InfoQ: bit.ly/2i2ZtR9 Vitor Olivier presents how Nubank has built the system of record based on functional programming principles, the tools they used (Clojure, Datomic, Kafka), the challenges they faced when taking it to scale, and the benefits of their approach, including data science modeling, real-time customer visibility, guaranteed conservation […]

Petabytes Scale Analytics Infrastructure @Netflix

2 months ago
Download the slides & audio at InfoQ: bit.ly/2zVcAuh Tom Gianos and Dan Weeks discuss Netflix’ overall big data platform architecture, focusing on Storage and Orchestration, and how they use Parquet on AWS S3 as their data warehouse storage layer. This presentation was recorded at QCon San Francisco 2016. The next QCon is in London, March […]