Sean T. Allen talks about creating repeatable tests using programmatic fault injection, message tracing, and auditing to create a trustworthy system which provides correct results.
Nicholas Grabowski talks about a strategy for migrating 100s of legacy .NET apps and new .NET Core apps to CF, mentioning lifecycle management with BOSH, .NET Core on Linux.
Matthew Renze introduces the R programming language as well as demonstrates how R can be used to create data visualizations to complete day-to-day developer tasks.
Lenley Hensarling describes how EnterpriseDB Cloud Management can provide responsible DevOps models for the enterprise.
Michael Uzquiano talks about how to scale an API to accept many items, how to evolve the Evolution of ReST over HTTP to transactional, asynchronous bulk operations and using polling.
Matt Parker examines a number of common problems teams face when using TDD, a deceptively simple practice that requires a good deal of craftsmanship and skill to wield effectively.
Joseph Andaverde provides insight on how asynchronous patterns - callbacks, promises, generators, and async/await - can be applied through simple yet pragmatic examples.
Monica Beckwith discusses the performance introduced by adaptive compilation in the OpenJDK Hotspot VM, focusing on the internals of OpenJDK 8, the reference implementation for Java SE8.
Jon Harding discusses design patterns and best practices to create scalable applications, build processes to prepare for production and tips to prepare for transitioning to Angular 2.
Courtney Hemphill walks through the basic principles of animation design and the simple formulas that can be used to create robust animations.
John Billings talks about winning over those skeptical about the benefits of microservices along with tips on caching, failure, interface changes, etc. for building a distributed system architecture.
Matt Curry and Alan Moran talk about how they started with a Concourse pipeline and evolved it into a platform automation powerhouse that delivers the entirety of their developer platform ecosystem.