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51:22

Practicing at the Cutting Edge: Learning and Unlearning about Performance

Posted by Martin Thompson  on  Jul 27, 2014

Martin Thompson discusses the major steps in the evolution of Java and how it contrasts to alternative technologies, and the challenges of pushing the limits of performance.

55:18

Are You Ready for 1000-Way Parallelism on a Single Chip?

Posted by Andreas Olofsson  on  Jul 03, 2014 2

Andreas Olofsson reviews the history of processors and outlines some of the challenges ahead, introducing project Parallella meant to speed up the transition to massively parallel computing.

51:27

Fighting Bit Rot with your Mind

Posted by Viktor Klang  on  Jul 01, 2014 1

Viktor Klang discusses approaches to writing software without building a complex, full of bugs and hard to maintain basecode.

52:29

Building a Trading Platform in 6 Weeks in an Organization That Would Really Rather We Didn't

Posted by Lance Walton  on  Jun 22, 2014

Lance Walton shares the experience of a small team building a trading platform in 6 weeks in Scala and Lift while fighting against an opposing organizational culture.

43:49

The Haxl Project at Facebook

Posted by Simon Marlow  on  Jun 15, 2014

Simon Marlow describes a concurrency-based system built with Haskell that allows front-end programmers to write business logic to access all the back-end services in a concise and consistent way.

48:34

PuppetDB: A Story of Immutable Infrastructure

Posted by Deepak Giridharagopal  on  May 09, 2014

Deepak Giridharagopal discusses "immutable infrastructure", PuppetDB and complex invariants, PuppetDB’s architecture, the experience of bringing Clojure to a Ruby shop and lessons learned from that.

48:45

With a Hammer in Your Hand… Elasticsearch

Posted by Simon Willnauer  on  May 03, 2014

Simon Willnauer introduces and demoes some of the main features of Elasticsearch.

01:03:55

Going Reactive: New and Old Ideas for Your 21st Century Architectures

Posted by Jonas Bonér, Francesco Cesarini  on  Apr 12, 2014

Jonas Bonér, Francesco Cesarini discuss the evolution of distributed concurrent thinking along with the problems it has to solve and the toolchains created along the way.

36:27

Haskell in the Newsroom

Posted by Erik Hinton  on  Apr 02, 2014

Erik Hinton discusses the successes and failures of making a cultural shift in the newsroom at NYT to accept Haskell and some of the projects Haskell has been used for.

01:07:58

The Mess We've Made

Posted by Bodil Stokke  on  Mar 30, 2014

Bodil Stokke attempts to answer why some meritorious technologies fade away while others end up dominating the software landscape, and suggests what can be done to fix that.

52:55

Haskell at Barclays: Exotic Tools for Exotic Trades

Posted by Tim Williams  on  Mar 23, 2014 1

Tim Williams describes one of the world's largest commercial Haskell deployments (Barclays) and shares some experiences and insights gained using Haskell to build domain specific languages.

30:44

Deploying the Languages of the Future on Cloud Foundry

Posted by Andrew Crump  on  Mar 14, 2014 1

Andrew Crump shows how to deploy and scale applications written in a variety of languages (including Clojure and Erlang) to Cloud Foundry.

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