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Stuff I Learned about Performance

Posted by Mike Barker  on  Mar 22, 2015

Mike Barker shares lessons learned at LMAX Exchange: starting from a clean domain model is imperative and understanding the trade-offs between performance and safety/generality/functionality.

33:44

Programming and Testing a Distributed Database

Posted by Reid Draper  on  Mar 20, 2015

Reid Draper shows how real world distributed database work, communicate and are tested, trading RPC for messaging, unit-tests for QuickCheck, and micro-benchmarks for multi-week stress tests.

45:19

Creating Shared Value through Design

Posted by Fabio Sergio  on  Mar 20, 2015

Fabio Sergio provides examples showing how design can result in solutions addressing system-level problems affecting people living in resource-challenged areas of the world.

16:59

Confined Gradual Typing

Posted by Esteban Allende, Johan Fabry, Ronald Garcia, Éric Tanter  on  Mar 18, 2015

The authors discuss gradual typing, combining static’s safety and dynamic’s flexibility in a single programming language by implicitly inserting casts where needed.

01:06:13

Worse Is Better, for Better or Worse

Posted by Kevlin Henney  on  Mar 17, 2015 1

Kevlin Henney revisits the original premise and definition of “Worse is Better”, and looks at how this approach to development can still teach something surprising and new.

34:52

0 – 100 MPH - Launching a New Product at Scale

Posted by Dan Macklin  on  Mar 15, 2015

Dan Macklin explains why bet365 has adopted Erlang as a core development platform and goes through the highs and lows of managing change in one of the world's biggest on-line bookmakers.

21:03

The Indian Design Tradition - Folklore and Fluidity in both Function and Form

Posted by Nagaraju Pappu  on  Mar 15, 2015

Nagaraju Pappu introduces the design language used by Indian civilization in creating beautiful art from temples to textiles, to music and murals.

16:36

Rate Types for Stream Programs

Posted by Thomas Bartenstein, Yu David Liu  on  Mar 15, 2015

Thomas Bartenstein, Yu David Liu introduce RATE TYPES, a new type system to reason about and optimize data-intensive programs, performing static quantitative reasoning about stream rates.

01:06:43

Big Data in Memory

Posted by John Davies  on  Mar 14, 2015

John Davies shows a Spring work-flow consuming 7.4kB XML messages, binding them to 25kB Java but storing them in just 450 bytes each, 10 million derivative contracts in-memory on a laptop.

01:09:10

IoT Realized - The Connected Car

Posted by Derek Beauregard,Phil Berman,Michael Minella,Darrel Sharpe  on  Mar 14, 2015

This session explores the power of Spring XD in the context of the Internet of Things (IoT).

40:57

Crafting Experience Strategy

Posted by Cathy Wang  on  Mar 13, 2015

Cathy Wang discusses experience strategy: what it is, relationship with UX, business and service design, different approaches to it, and how it can help to achieve success.

58:00

One Weird Trick for Making Perfect Software

Posted by Pieter Hintjens  on  Mar 13, 2015

Pieter Hintjens teaches a trick he is using daily to create better software clients.

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