This article summarizes the key takeaways and highlights from QCon San Francisco 2015 as blogged and tweeted by QCon's 1,300 attendees. Over the course of the next 4 months, InfoQ will be publishing most of the conference sessions online, including 10 video interviews that were recorded by the InfoQ editorial team.
In this article Plumbr's development lead describes techniques used to successfully release a major upgrade to the Plumbr Java Performance Monitoring solution, without being burned by the usual fires
Data Lake-as-a-Service provides big data processing in the cloud for business outcomes in a cost effective way. InfoQ spoke with Lovan Chetty & Hannah Smalltree from Cazena about these solutions work.
In this article Rafael Winterhalter, creator of the bytecode manipulation tool Byte Buddy, provides detailed guidance on how to easily create Java agents using Byte Buddy.
The book NoEstimates explores how we can manage projects with a focus on value and predictability, report progress quickly and often, and adapt plans constantly based on existing data.
Go in Action from Manning aims to provide a comprehensive introduction to Go, its syntax and implementation, and its most common idioms. InfoQ has spoken with William Kennedy, author of the book.
Effective Ruby LiveLessons is a series of video lectures by Sam Phippen. InfoQ spoke with the author about the lessons learned from the video and Ruby on Rails best practices.
Neo Technology, the company behind the graph NoSQL database Neo4j, recently released version 2.3 of the database and also announced openCypher initiative. InfoQ spoke with Philip Rathle about it.
In this article, we look at some of the "missing features" of Java, as well as the work, if any to remediate those. 19
In this article, author Dan Macklin discusses the transition to Riak NoSQL and Erlang based architecture coupled with Convergent Replicated Data Types (CRDTs) and lessons learned with the transition. 3