John O’Hara keynotes on reasons for organizations to embrace AMQP, how the ecosystem has developed so far, and how AMQP manages to provide the means for secure multi-vendor messaging.
John is the global head of Architecture and Strategy for Commodities Technology at Merrill Lynch. Prior to joining the firm in 2009, he worked at JPMorgan Chase where he held technology leadership positions in Global Equities, Equity Derivatives, Prime Brokerage, Fixed Income and Core Processing over a period of 16 years, and delivered several large-scale transaction processing systems.
The Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP) is an open standard for passing business messages between applications or organizations. It connects systems, feeds business processes with the information they need and reliably transmits onward the instructions that achieve their goals.