Tyler McMullen discusses load balancing techniques and algorithms such as Randomized Least-conns, Join-Idle-Queue, and Load Interpretation.
Kiran Bhattaram shares common operational antipatterns, useful tactics and stories learned in difficult situations.
Brian Korzynski introduces DocumentDB, a document database offering on the Azure platform: what it is, how to use it, how much it costs, and how it compares to other cloud document database offerings.
John Blum and Luke Shannon present and code a live Spring Boot-based application powered by Apache Geode (a.k.a. Pivotal GemFire) running on CloudFoundry.
This talk covers how the Spring Boot and the Cloud Foundry Java Buildpack auto-configuration mechanisms work, their limitations, and how to explicitly configure connections when needed.
Spencer Gibb discusses how to integrate Spring Boot applications with Consul and Vault for Service Discovery, Configuration, Secrets, Event Bus and more.
Mario Aquino demonstrates deploying services to the AWS Lambda platform, configuring these services, and interacting with them through logging and monitoring.
Albert Yu presents a few viable, usable and effective defensive techniques that developers have often overlooked.
Greg Turnquist talks about Spinnaker, the open source continuous deployment tool that supports multiple clouds, multiple languages, and multiple providers.
Ben Lackey and Cornelia Davis start with the use cases for on-demand, dedicated DSE clusters, cover the solution design, and demo the system, touching also the support that Spring has for Cassandra.
Filip Hanik and Sree Tummidi talk about the OpenID Connect and OAuth 2, sharing their experiences building the CF User Authentication and Account management project, and OpenID Connect implementation.
Keith Adams tours Slack's infrastructure from clients into the Slack datacenter, and around the various services that provide real-time messaging, search, voice calls, and custom emoji.