Ramnivas Laddad sketches the architecture of Cloud Foundry, explaining how they manage to do hot swaps without application downtime, including lessons applicable in general distributed environments.
Ramnivas Laddad is a SpringSource Principal Engineer and an expert in enterprise Java, especially AOP and Spring. He is the author of AspectJ in Action. Ramnivas, a Spring framework committer, is also a presenter at JavaOne, JavaPolis, No Fluff Just Stuff, SpringOne, Software Development, and has been an active member of both the AspectJ and Spring communities from their beginnings.
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